Sports Director

Posted by CareerPage

East Peoria, IL
Posted: 2020-10-08

Description:

HOI ABC in Peoria, IL has a rare opportunity to lead our sports department. We are looking for a high-energy Sports Director who oversees the department as the chief sports and content producer.

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate does more than just rattle off scores and highlights.  Our next sports director is a true sports journalist with a passion for great storytelling.  This is not the job for someone who needs “down time”.  This position requires you to anchor, shoot, write, edit, produce, and coordinate coverage.  You need to demonstrate how you can aggressively use social media to engage and respond to our community and embrace the multi-platform approach of today’s newsroom.   

Requirements:

his is not an entry-level position.  Sports anchoring and reporting experience is required. A degree in journalism or communications is preferred.

Contact:

HOI ABC is a Quincy Media, Inc. station. With 16 markets doing news, there are advancement opportunities within our company.

Submit your cover letter and resume with references, plus online links to your work to:

Mark DeSantis
VP/General Manager
WEEK-TV
2907 Springfield Rd.
East Peoria, Illinois 61611
mdesantis@week.com

WEEK Television, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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