Sports Anchor/MMJ (Part-Time)

Scripps Media, Inc. Cincinnati, OH

Key Activities in your role

* Receives assignment or evaluates sports leads and news tips to develop story ideas.

* Gathers and verifies factual information regarding stories through interview, observation, and research.

* Organizes material, determines slant or emphasis, and writes story according to prescribed editorial style and format standards.

* Shoots video and still photos to illustrate stories.  Edits, or assists in editing, videos for all multimedia platforms.

* Appears on television program when conducting taped interview or narration.  Gives live reports from site of event or mobile broadcast unit.

* Write and produce quality sports stories for multiple media platforms.

* Report, write, capture visual content, edit and produce sports stories for multiple platforms on deadline, such as Internet and digital channels.


Education & Experience/Certifications

* High School Diploma or GED, college degree preferred

Skills & Abilities

* Knowledge and demonstration of Sports industry

* Knowledge and demonstration of editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws Requirements

* Computer literacy required, including newsroom computer systems. Videography and non-linear editing experience preferred.

* Knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment.

* Edit video on Final Cut Pro editing systems, or similar equipment.

* Strong broadcast and AP style writing skills.

* Proficient at posting content to various websites and multimedia.

* Possesses and applies comprehensive knowledge of particular field of specialization to the completion of complex assignments. Advanced knowledge of organization’s technologies and practices.

* Advance knowledge of organization's technologies and practices

* Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment.

Work Environment

* Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs.

* Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.

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