Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter

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KTXS, the ABC affiliate in Abilene, Texas, has an exciting opportunity for a Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter! Your responsibilities as a Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories, enterprising story ideas, developing contacts, handling Live-U live shots, as well as other responsibilities as assigned. You will be expected to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet, social networking sites and mobile phones, in addition to television.


Requirements:

  • The ability to demonstrate enterprise sports reporting and creativity in story-telling
  • Must be able to shoot, write, and edit your own material
  • Excellent technical skills and the ability to work well independently
  • Experience with Live-U is a plus
  • Must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record
  • The availability to work nights, weekends, and holidays
  • The ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
Education:
  • A four-year college degree, preferably with an emphasis in journalism/mass communications/sports, or equivalent professional work experience
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Job Location Abilene, Texas, United States
Company Location HR.KTXS/KTXE.ABILENE-SWEETWATER.ABILENE.TX
Position Type Full-Time/Regular


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