• Full Time
  • Anywhere


Nexstar Media Group,Inc.


    • TX, Lubbock
  • The Sports Director produces and anchors sports reports for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.

    • Produces and presents sports reports for all platforms
    • Ensures that all sports content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality
    • Writes and delivers sports stories in a clear and concise manner
    • Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating sports programming and other content
    • Responds to breaking sports events and other urgent newsrooms situations as required
    •  Works closely with the sports team to develop comprehensive sports coverage
    • Participates in promotional activities including public appearances
    • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned
    • Shoots video for sports reports
    • Sets up, composes and executes video shots
    • Maintains video equipment
    • Edits video clips for television broadcasts and eMedia content
    • Writes stories for the website and other eMedia platforms
    • Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites


  • Minimum five years' experience in sports reporting or anchoring


  • Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge of sports and sports related activities
  • Fluency in English
  •  Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required
  • Superior on-air presence
  • Experience guiding, directing and motivating others
  • Ability to identify the developmental needs of others and to coach, mentor or otherwise help others to improve their knowledge or skills
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to effectively listen to fully understand problems and communicate with a team to shape a solution
  • Valid driver's license with a good driving record
  • Flexibility to work any shift



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