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Job 4838: Radio News Reporter/Anchor (PT)

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Deadline: 10/10/2017
Media: Radio
Department: News
Description: Radio News Reporter/Anchor (PT) Scripps Media, Wichita Radio Operations has an immediate opening for a Radio News Reporter/Anchor (part-time). This person in this position will specialize in covering the news, produce daily news for radio newscasts, produce in-depth radio features, and produce special reports as assigned. Key activities Selects and research topics; contacts and interviews sources; maintains notes and audio recordings; writes and edits reports; produces and voice reports for air. Produces news as assigned. Reports stories in appropriate forms for broadcast. May be asked to anchor newscasts or host programs Screen listener phone calls. Assist talk show hosts plan and develop program content. Read news copy on the air and interact with on-air program hosts. Fill in hosting news programming. Generate story ideas, cultivate news sources, and provide editorial support. Anchor newscasts and function as a field producer for all stories assigned. Produce digital news content. Other duties as assigned by manager.
Qualifications: Education: Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications, or related field. Experience: Minimum of 1 year of experience in journalism or radio production Experience in news anchoring and reporting for a broadcast or online news operation preferred. Skills & Abilities: Knowledge of local a regional issues, and depth of knowledge in beat specialty Knowledge and adherence to high ethical standards. Ability to work within a live broadcast environment Effective communication and interpersonal skills Skills in on-line research, word processing, digital editing, and operation of office equipment Detailed oriented and excellent memory recall Ability to meet daily deadlines under pressure and multitask
Send Resume to:
E.W. Scripps
4200 N. Old Lawrence Rd.
Wichita KS 67219
Notes: The E.W. Scripps Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.