KPRC2 in Houston is hiring a dynamic, energetic and passionate news reporter who will inform and delight Houston viewers on-air, on our KPRC2+ livestream and on our website Click2Houston.com.
At KPRC2, we are breaking the old model of television news. In this reporter role, you’ll often find yourself pivoting seamlessly from newsgathering for a traditional newscast to updating our audience in real-time on our livestream. We’re focused on candidates with strong live reporting skills, who have the ability to quickly react to breaking news and help us sustain extended live coverage. Our next reporter will also be a creative storyteller and writer who has a vision for how a story should be told and the ability to execute that vision. We are also looking for someone who has a passion for developing diverse sources to help cultivate their own unique story ideas. Original, enterprise reporting is a top priority at KPRC2 and a reporter who comes to the editorial meeting each day with a potential lead story ready to shoot will find themselves with exciting opportunities for growth within our organization.
- 5 years of successful reporting experience in a television news environment
- Ability to work effectively in a fast paced, high pressure, deadline driven environment
- College degree in Journalism/Communications preferred
- Knowledge of newsroom computer systems, smartphone technology, social media platforms
HOW TO APPLY
Aaron Fernandez-Wische ([email protected])