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.
- 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
- 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
KETK is an NBC Affiliate Station owned
by Nexstar Media Inc.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
- Serve as host of East Texas
Live, 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
HOW TO APPLY
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar