How would you like to report on the unique food, festivals and fun in the capital of Louisiana’s Cajun and Creole Country? KADN News15, the FOX and NBC affiliate in Lafayette, LA is looking for an Entertainment Reporter to join our team in telling the stories of the region and focusing on all that makes Lafayette one of the most interesting and fun places anywhere.
The Principle Duties and Responsibilities of our Entertainment Reporter include but are not limited to the following:
- Extensive live reporting during our morning and evening newscasts, often featuring reports on our unique music, food, festivals, outdoor recreation and culture
- Report the news by gathering information, setting up interviews, writing stories, and shooting and editing video.
- Write stories for on-air, online, and for social media.
- Make calls on news stories
- Relay information to viewers/readers in a clear, understandable, fair, and accurate manner.
- Receive and answer phone calls from viewers in a professional manner.
- Represent the station at community events such as parades, station sponsored events, speeches at schools or to various organizations, etc.
- Be available for various promotional shoots
- Responsible for on-call
To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please send resume and demo of work to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include the words, “Lafayette Entertainment Reporter” in the subject line. Equal Opportunity Employer.