• Full Time
  • Anywhere

KTVI

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

KTVI/KPLR News seeks a high energy full time news reporter hungry to own the big story.

Ideal candidate thrives on breaking news, hard news stories, and finds enterprise stories through their meaningful contacts.

We want a team player who can ad-lib with ease, go LIVE in sometimes difficult conditions while connecting with viewers through all our social media platforms.

This is an outstanding news operation and we want leaders and doers who can think for themselves while executing our brand and drive our market position of ‘live, local and late breaking.’

Primary Responsibilities:

Reporter will execute assignments following the direction of the News Managers, Assignment Desk, and Producers

Reporter must develop contacts, find enterprise stories to KTVI KPLR standards, report those stories in a fair and balanced fashion that avoids litigation.

Reporter must be a strong communicator who keeps us briefed on story developments, live location and makes slot

Reporter must know social media platforms and understand what type of content to post.  Candidate will be expected to make public appearances and promote KTVI/KPLR when asked

This is not necessarily a list of all responsibilities, skills and duties.  This is intended to be an accurate description, however management reserves the right to revise the job or require other tasks be performed when circumstances change, emergencies arise, special projects, or technology changes, etc.


JOB EXPERIENCE

2+ years of reporting experience and a Bachelor’s Degree


REQUIREMENTS

Strong writing and spelling skills, solid news judgment, accuracy and knowledge of current events in St. Louis

Highly professional with a strong work ethic, ability to perform in a variety of indoor and outdoor conditions, flexibility for when news breaks.

Valid driver’s license and clean driving record.

Must provide a link to online reel when applying.


ADDITIONAL INFO

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that produces and distributes engaging local and national news, sports and entertainment content across television, streaming and digital platforms, including nearly 300,000 hours of original video content each year. Nexstar owns America’s largest local broadcasting group comprised of top network affiliates, with 200 owned or partner stations in 116 U.S. markets reaching 212 million people. Nexstar’s national television properties include The CW, America’s fifth major broadcast network, NewsNation, America’s fastest-growing national news and entertainment cable network reaching 70 million television homes, popular entertainment multicast networks Antenna TV and Rewind TV, and a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network. The Company’s portfolio of digital assets, including The Hill and BestReviews, are collectively a Top 10 U.S. digital news and information property. In addition to delivering exceptional content and service to our communities, Nexstar provides premium multiplatform and video-on-demand advertising opportunities at scale for businesses and brands seeking to leverage the strong consumer engagement of our compelling content offering. For more information, please visit Nexstar.tv.

EEO Statement: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


HOW TO APPLY

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

https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar/job/MO-St-Louis2250-Ball-Drive-Tribune-KTVIKPLR/Reporter_REQ-31555-1