KATC, the Scripps ABC station in Lafayette, LA is hiring a Weekend Sports Anchor! As a Weekend Sports Anchor you’ll be responsible for researching, writing, capturing visual content and editing stories for multiple platforms.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
Gathers and verifies factual information for stories through interviews, observation and research.
Generates creative story ideas daily based on the station’s brand and strategic plan.
Writes, edits and organizes stories for live reports, taped interviews or online.
Works cooperatively with photographer on assignment.
Edits video and posts stories on multimedia platforms
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
Bachelor’s degree preferred
1 – 3 years experience
WHAT YOU BRING:
Computer literate, including newsroom computer systems
Videography and non-linear editing experience
Edit video on various editing systems
Strong broadcast and AP style writing skills
Proficient at posting content to various platforms
Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment
Valid driver’s license and good driving record
Must be able to lift 40 lbs.
Employees work outdoors and may not be protected from weather conditions.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
Valid driver’s license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.
To apply for this job please visit scripps.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com.