KOKH FOX 25 in Oklahoma City has an immediate opening for a Sports Producer/ Multimedia Journalist! In this role, you will get to cover the Oklahoma City Thunder, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State University and more! The candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day production, reporting, shooting and editing of our sports newscasts. This position will also work closely with the News Director, Executive Producer, Sports Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. In this position, you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and develop content for our website.
· Solid news judgment and technical skills
· Must be a compelling and accurate writer
· Must be able to multitask and put together an exciting and informative newscast
· Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment
· Must be able to work well independently
· (2) years of previous experience as a Sports Reporter/Producer at a commercial TV station.
· Live Shot experience is required – Live-U is a plus
· Expected to produce daily content on a variety of social media platforms, in addition to television.
· Possess strong leadership skills, excellent communication skills, and the ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
· Journalism degree required.
· Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems such as iNews.
· Must have and maintain a good driving record.
When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have a link to your work, please apply online and then send a non-returnable DVD of a recent newscast to:
Attn: News Director
1228 E Wilshire
Oklahoma City, OK 73111
You must apply online to be considered.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
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