Sports Director

Posted On: January 6, 2022
Station/Company: KVAL-TV
Location: Eugene Oregon
Hours: Full Time


Job Summary

Position/Title:
Sports Director
Details:
KVAL in Eugene, OR is seeking a Sports Director. Successful candidate will lead a department of journalists committed to covering local sports from high school teams to the Ducks and Beavers. The Sports Director is responsible for leading and organizing a department that produces both long form and daily sports content on broadcast and digital.

Requirements:
KVAL in Eugene, OR is seeking a Sports Director. Successful candidate will lead a department of journalists committed to covering local sports from high school teams to the Ducks and Beavers. The Sports Director is responsible for leading and organizing a department that produces both long form and daily sports content on broadcast and digital.

Responsibilities:
• Organize and lead Sports Department. Gather sports information and report, write and edit content for all platforms. Assign other sports journalists and organize their work for proper & efficient function of Sports Department.
• Cover area sports
• Ability to Travel to sporting events
• Ability to produce sports stories and special programs both live and pre-recorded for broadcast and digital platforms
• Report and write sports stories
• Ability to edit video images
Position requirements:
• Education: 4 Year College Degree – Journalism preferred
• Prior work experience: 2 years previous television sports anchoring/reporting experience Skills: Newsroom Computer Systems
• Office Computer Systems
Technical Knowledge of:
• ENG Cameras and Recorders
• Video Image Editing systems
• Digital CMS platforms
• Organized
• Detail Oriented
Desirable attributes:
• Ability to ad-lib
• Strong Writing and Communications skills
• Command of English Language and Grammar
• Strong knowledge of all sports and a view of how they relate to life in northeast Wisconsin
• Ability to Manage and Lead Sports Department
• Work Independently or as a team
Physical attributes:
• Needs the physical strength and endurance involved with transporting video camera and equipment.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group
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Expiration: March 06, 2022