Position posted by KOLN/KGIN

Created: Jan 27, 2020

Job Title:
KSNB Reporter-MMJ in Grand Island
Job Status:
Full Time
Job Category:
Broadcasting-Television
Experience:
1-3 Years
Location:
Grand Island
Salary Type:
Not Specified
Education:
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Job ID:
567332731
Contact:
None Specified
Address:
None Specified
Phone:
None Specified
Fax:
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Email:
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Job Description

KSNB Reporter/MMJ in Grand Island
January 27, 2020

Late submissions may or may not be considered at KOLN/KGIN’s discretion.

KSNB-TV, the NBC affiliate serving Lincoln/Hastings/Grand Island, is looking for a reporter/mmj to tell compelling stories on various platforms. This reporter/mmj will be based at KSNB's newsroom in Grand Island, Nebraska.

The reporter/mmj will research, produce, shoot, write, edit and present news content on-air and on social media. This employee will be based in Hastings, NE and primary responsibilities will be to cover stories important to KSNB's I viewers in the immediate Hastings-Grand Island-Kearney area.

He/She will have opportunities to put together and present on-air weather forecasts for weekend evening newscasts, and on other newscasts as needed. He/she will also be expected to push the envelope in developing compelling visuals and presentations with a hyper-local focus on the Hastings/Grand Island/Kearney portion of the market. He/she will decide on the best way to tell the “weather story of the day.” During severe weather coverage, he/she would work with a team of meteorologists across the state to bring comprehensive and in-depth presentation of what is happening across Nebraska.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform all the regular duties of a reporter, from story ideas to shooting, editing, and going live, as well as posting on digital and social platforms
• Be ready and willing to work various schedules depending on the staffing needs of the station
• Recognize that he/she is a high-profile representative of our news organization in the community and conduct himself/herself in a professional and cordial manner which reflects credit on KSNB.

Qualifications:
This position requires a high level of creativity and communication. It also requires a degree in journalism or related discipline. We also need a person who is conversant and facile in story-telling on-air and on social media and who understands how the various platforms can be used to demonstrate KSNB's commitment to hyper-local news coverage. Familiarity with WSI Max, ENPS, Avid editing, and Sony ENG equipment a plus.

Submit resumes and complete Application Online at:
https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings
or
email your resume to:
hr@kolnkgin.com

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

KOLN/KSNB TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company requiring pre-employment drug and background testing. KOLN/KGIN/Gray Television participates in E-Verify. EOE

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

 

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