Sports Anchor, Full-Time, WHAS11 TV, Louisville KY

Sports Anchor, Full-Time, WHAS11 TV, Louisville KY

Position Title: Sports Anchor (Weekend)

Full-time or Part-time: Full-time

Company Name: WHAS11 TV

Location of Job: Louisville

Company Address:
: 520 West Chestnut Street
City : Louisville
State : Kentucky
Zip Code : 40202

Contact Email Address: whas11jobs@whas11.com

Position Description: Minimum Qualifications:

•Bachelor’s in Journalism, Communication or related field
•3-5 years sports anchoring/reporting experience in a mid/major market
•Experience with “spot” news, proven ability to react quickly to breaking news
•Strong writing/oral communication skills for on-air delivery
•Knowledge of video tape and video editing process – and other newsroom equipment
•Proficiency with Microsoft Office and related products

Accountabilities:

•Report sports stories, cut-ins, and on the hour reports
•Collect, write, and deliver on-air sports news events in a concise and accurate manner
•Interview people for sports segments and research for fact credibility
•Stay abreast of local, national, and international sports news
•Travel to various local and out-of-market sites for live and/or tape events

Contact Name: Terrence Spence