Sports Anchor/Reporter

Posted On: September 22, 2021
Station/Company: Oregon TV, LLC / KEZI
Location: Eugene
Hours: Full Time


Job Summary

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
• College degree in journalism or related discipline preferred. 1-2 years’ experience as a sports anchor/reporter preferred. Ability to shoot, write, edit clearly and efficiently under extreme deadline pressure. Ability to use, transport and lift video camera equipment and tripod (approx. 55 lbs.) without assistance from grip or photographer. Ability to work shifts as assigned including weekends, weeknights, overnights and holidays as needed. Some travel required. Outstanding interpersonal skills; a team player. Must have a clean driving record.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
• This position is primarily responsible for researching, developing, shooting, writing, editing, producing and narrating sports reports for a variety of content distribution platforms, including KEZI 9 News, kezi.com, KEZI 9 News Mobile, Facebook, Twitter, MeTV, and other stations and platforms in the broadcast group. Overseeing sportscasts and sports specials in all phases of production. Serving as a public representative of KEZI 9 News at various community functions. Other duties as assigned by the Sports Director, News Director or General Manager.

Western Oregon is beyond beautiful with scenery from the Coast to the Mountains. It’s a great place to work hard and play hard with a great group of journalists!

This is a full-time salaried position.
A pre-employment drug screen is required
Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law)
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

How to Apply

No phone calls please. Send cover letter, resume, references and reel link to debbiecarter@kezi.com, or mail to: Ms. Debbie Carter, Executive Assistant KEZI 9 PO Box 7009 Springfield, OR 97475

Apply Online: https://www.kezi.com/about-us/jobs/

Contact Email: debbiecarter@kezi.com

Expiration: November 22, 2021