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Reporter MSJ
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Reporter MSJ

• Intermediate Level

Summary

KUSA 9NEWS in Denver is looking for a talented and experienced Reporter and Multi-Skilled Journalist who can hit the ground running while covering news in the rapidly growing Mile High City.

Category Journalist/Reporter 
Location Greater Denver Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Feb 03, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

The successful candidate will be a positive problem solver who can work quickly to produce compelling daily content for our broadcast and digital platforms.

Pay range: $55,000 - $75,000 per year. Pay depends on factors including skill level and experience.

Responsibilities:

Our Reporters are expected to pitch compelling stories that can be turned on a daily deadline.
This includes the ability to research effectively and build relationships with newsmakers who provide updates on stories today and in the future.
Responsibilities also include meeting all broadcast and digital deadlines and communicating any obstacles to meeting those deadlines so we can change plans if necessary.

Job Requirements

•  A journalism or communications degree is preferred.
•  Three to five years of daily local newsgathering experience is required.
•  The candidate must be able to shoot, write and edit video using a non-linear video editing software program.
•  We also expect complete command of writing clean broadcast and digital copy and a thorough understanding of the principles and practice of effective and ethical newsgathering.
•  Our final requirement is a strong on-air presentation with the ability to speak smoothly during live coverage including completely unscripted breaking news situations.

Work Environment: Outdoors
Physical Demands: Medium work
Travel: Occasionally: 10-25%
Work Environment Set: Outdoors: performed in various outdoor environmental conditions
Physical Demands Set: Medium work: Involves standing prolong hours, stooping, bending, lifting/pushing up to 25 lbs.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day, Evening
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