Sports Anchor/Multimedia Journalist

Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho, United States

Full Job Description

If you are looking for an opportunity to work at a dominant #1 station in a beautiful setting with great local sports, this is your chance. NPG of Idaho home of KIFI Local News 8 & KIDK Eyewitness 3 an ABC/CBS affiliate in Idaho Falls, is seeking a highly motivated and skilled Sports Anchor Reporter to enterprise local sports stories. We cover stories that are relevant to viewers in today’s constant changing world. We support our employees’ growth and celebrate their successes. Come join our team!

Job Description:

The Sports Anchor Reporter will report and shoot five days a week for the Sports Department at KIFI/KIDK. The Sports Reporter will assist in daily sportscasts.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Produce and anchor weekend sportscast
  • Prepare, produce and present local stories on-air
  • Work with Sports Director to establish and execute sports segments
  • Establish contacts with local coaches and high schools
  • Must be able to shoot own live shots when needed
  • Tell compelling and captivating local sports stories
  • Fill-in Anchor when needed
  • Work a flexible schedule
  • Must be self motivated

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field preferred
  • 1 year related experience is required.
  • Successful candidate must pass a drug test and background check.
  • NPG of Idaho home of KIFI Local News 8 & KIDK Eyewitness 3 is an
  • Equal Opportunity Employer