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The Sports Anchor/Reporter/ Multi Media Journalist
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The Sports Anchor/Reporter/ Multi Media Journalist

• Intermediate Level

Summary

Seeking creative and experienced Sports Anchor/Reporter/MMJ for TV and all digital platforms.

Category Journalist/Reporter 
Location Greater Chicago Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES:
  • Report, write, shoot, and edit engaging, informative and compelling sports content.
  • Develop and execute enterprise stories on regular basis.
  • Consistently contribute sports content to station’s social media and digital platforms
  • Maintain an unequivocal commitment to accuracy, fairness and ethics.
  • Ensure all daily production deadlines are met
  • Other duties, as assigned.
CORE COMPETENCIES:
  • Dynamic storyteller and interviewer
  • A leader who works well with a team and can successfully execute the station’s mission
  • Outstanding and energetic communicator on-air, online and social media platforms
  • Vast knowledge of sports and teams that interests Chicago audience
  • Experience with non-linear shooting and editing
  • Knowledge of use of social media a must and ability to execute station’s strategy.
  • Works well under deadline pressure
  • Ability to work flexible schedule, as needed.
PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
  • Five years of experience as sports anchor/reporter, preferably in a top 20 market.
  • Bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism or similar field.
  • Strong familiarity with Chicago area and local sports scene
  • Experience shooting and editing with prosumer camera is encouraged

Job Type N/A
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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