KSNB Local4 is accepting applications for a full-time weekend anchor/reporter for newscasts out of Hastings, Nebraska. The anchor/reporter is responsible for anchoring, producing, reporting and news gathering for Local4 in our Hastings, Nebraska, newsroom. This person will fully embrace the Local4 commitment to digital news, including posting stories to KSBN's website as well as the Local4 Facebook page and Twitter feed.
The select candidate will be part of our main team of news leaders in the Grand Island, Hastings and Kearney area. You should be capable of anchoring, reporting, writing, producing, planning, story generation, web posting, social media generation and interaction, videography and editing and producing news stories from inception to completion professionally, as assigned, via our various and growing media channels, and all on deadline.
Duties include producing complete, compelling and professional TV and online news stories; anchoring newscasts as assigned; presenting stories calmly and clearly in a live capacity; appearing at promotional functions; operating news equipment in a safe, professional manner; supporting news promotion; contributing regularly to news coverage; and performing duties as assigned for all of our media platforms.
On-air experience for a professional news station is a must. A college degree or equivalent job experience in a journalism-related field, leadership skills, exceptional news judgment and professional knowledge of news operations are required, along with the ability to communicate live on-screen in a professional manner, for all of our platforms. The ability to type and operate newsroom computers and other newsgathering equipment in an above-average capacity, excellent people skills when dealing with coworkers and the public, a valid driver's license and a satisfactory driving record are requirements.
This position would require permanent residence in Hastings or Grand Island, Nebraska.
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