Sports Reporter/MMJ

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

WATE-TV

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

Do you love all things sports? Are you an engaging sideline reporter and commanding in-studio anchor?  Apply now! WATE has an immediate opening for a Sports Reporter/MMJ to help us cover The University of Tennessee Volunteers; college teams; and local school sports. This is a full-time staff position.

Responsibilities

Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis

Writes stories for the web and Digital platforms

Build and maintain sources with Knoxville area professional, college and high school teams

Write and produce sportscasts; fill-in anchor sports segments during newscasts

Work collaboratively with everyone in the sports department and newsroom

 

 

Requirements

At least two years’ on-air experience

Shoot, write and edit packages and vosots

Exceptional live skills in the field and studio

Adobe Premiere experience and video camera/photography skills

Creative writing

Ability to carry 25-30 pounds of equipment

Knowledge of newsgathering/First Amendment law and media ethics

Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record

All employees must first contact their current manager before applying for an Internal position

 

 


JOB EXPERIENCE

Responsibilities

Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis

Writes stories for the web and Digital platforms

Build and maintain sources with Knoxville area professional, college and high school teams

Write and produce sportscasts; fill-in anchor sports segments during newscasts

Work collaboratively with everyone in the sports department and newsroom

 


REQUIREMENTS

Requirements

At least two years’ on-air experience

Shoot, write and edit packages and vosots

Exceptional live skills in the field and studio

Adobe Premiere experience and video camera/photography skills

Creative writing

Ability to carry 25-30 pounds of equipment

Knowledge of newsgathering/First Amendment law and media ethics

Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record

All employees must first contact their current manager before applying for an Internal position

 


ADDITIONAL INFO

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. Background check required.No phone calls, please


HOW TO APPLY

Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar

http://www.nexstar.tv/careers