Sports Reporter/MMJ

Posted by KPLC-TV Raycom Media

Lake Charles, LA
Posted: 2020-06-23

Description:

KPLC-TV in Lake Charles seeks a motivated and dynamic sports and news MMJ to join our team. Successful candidate must be a proven leader who is motivated and passionate about storytelling. Ideal candidate must be an effective communicator who excels in reporting both sports and news. The ability to cultivate sources and produce enterprise stories is a must.  Applicant must have a love for local news, a passion for creative storytelling, and a positive attitude.

Candidate must possess strong live reporting skills and be driven by breaking news. The successful candidate must also be proficient on all digital platforms and meet mandated social media goals outlined by management. Anchoring experience is also encouraged as the position allows for fill-in opportunities on the sports desk. Driving is required for this position.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to generating story ideas, setting up interviews, shooting and editing stories, covering live sporting events and news conferences, gathering news content, assisting with breaking news, and writing broadcast and digital versions of stories. Also maintain professional social media accounts and assist producers on showcasing stories.

Experience in shooting and editing own stories, and a college degree in journalism or related field is required along with a drug screen and MVR. Qualified applicants apply on-line at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V

 

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to generating story ideas, setting up interviews, shooting and editing stories, covering live sporting events and news conferences, gathering news content, assisting with breaking news, and writing broadcast and digital versions of stories. Also maintain professional social media accounts and assist producers on showcasing stories.

 

 

Requirements:

Candidate must possess strong live reporting skills and be driven by breaking news. The successful candidate must also be proficient on all digital platforms and meet mandated social media goals outlined by management. Anchoring experience is also encouraged as the position allows for fill-in opportunities on the sports desk. Driving is required for this position.

Experience in shooting and editing own stories, and a college degree in journalism or related field is required along with a drug screen and MVR.

 

Contact:

Apply on-line at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings No phone calls please.

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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