Lifestyle Host

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
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Nexstar Media Group,Inc.


KETK in Tyler, Texas of Nexstar Media Inc., has a rare opportunity for a Lifestyle Host with a passion for community!  This
role includes hosting KETK’s daily lifestyle show East Texas Live.    The
ideal candidate will bring energy, passion, and creativity both on-air and
behind the scenes to create engaging content that fits the brand. The station
is looking for an individual who is self-motivated, organized, flexible and can
think on their feet.  We’re looking for someone with proven interview
skills, who is a great writer and can work well across departments (News, Creative
Services, Sales & Production).

This position is perfect for someone who loves to work with
people, has a great personality and on-air presence and who thrives in
conducting in studio interviews and going on location for segments.


Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Previous on camera experience
  • A college degree, Communications
    or Journalism major is preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Detail oriented and self-managing
  • Excellent verbal and written
    communication skills
  • Well organized, creative,
    professional, and high energy
  • Skilled in shooting and editing.
  • Ability to work collaboratively
    with all stations departments.

NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for
the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities;
other duties may be assigned.

Nexstar Media Inc. is America’s
largest local television/media company with 197 full power stations (including
partner stations) in 115 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television
households and a growing digital media. Nexstar’s platform delivers exceptional
local content/network programming to inform/entertain viewers, while providing
premium, local advertising across all screens/devices. Learn more at 

EEO Statement:  Equal Opportunity
Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

KETK is an NBC Affiliate Station owned
by Nexstar Media Inc. 




 Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Serve as host of East Texas
    , conducting interviews, remote segments and on-location
    shoots as assigned.
  • Work with show producer to set up
    and schedule live and recorded interviews.
  • Coordinate with sales staff on
    client interview as necessary.
  • Daily interaction with partners
    and community members to develop content,
  • Identify content opportunities
    amongst lifestyle brands and digital platforms.
  • Contribute original online content
  • Participate, seek out and engage
    in station related events and charity events in public.
  • Promote stories on social media
    before, during and after on-air broadcast and shoots.


EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


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