KFVS-TV is searching for a Weekend Sports Anchor/News MMJ who can make their mark in America’s Heartland. The successful candidate for this job will be one who can complete daily stories for our digital platforms as well as turn packages as needed in our newscasts. They must be a self-starter, with good organizational skills, and able to deliver compelling news on all platforms under tight, pressure packed deadlines. This includes a leading presence on KFVS12.com, Facebook, Twitter and our other digital platforms.
Our successful candidate must demonstrate strong photography and storytelling skills. The ability to show emotion, good audio, and lighting must be demonstrated on your reel. Sports knowledge is critical, but it must go beyond the X’s and O’s and drive the emotion of agony and victory in our athletes.
Breaking stories with area contacts is also key.
Candidates must be energetic, driven, have solid news/sports judgment, have strong reporting and live skills. He or she must excel at breaking news/sports coverage from the studio and in the field. A flexible schedule is part of the job.
If you do not embrace new technology, understand social media or cannot shoot and edit, there is no need to apply. Otherwise, please apply online and attach resume and links to your work showcasing your abilities. Apply online and attach resume with cover letter, and link to your most recent work. This position will be split 50/50 between news and sports.
Candidate must successfully complete drug screen and MVR check. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V