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General Assignment Reporter Job Listing from Wichita Falls, TX-Lawton, OK

Details:
The reporter collects, analyzes and presents facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation or observation for all platfvorms in a manner that is clear, engaging, and meaningful to news consumers.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
* Reports news stories for broadcast, describing the background and details of events.
* Arranges interviews with people who can provide information about stories.
* Reviews copy and corrects errors in content, grammar and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines.
* Reviews and evaluates notes taken about event aspects in order to isolate pertinent facts and details.
* Determines a story's emphasis, length and format, and organizes material accordingly.
* Researches and analyzes background information related to news stories in order to be able to provide complete and accurate information.
* Gathers information about events through research, interviews, experience or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social or other
  functions.
* Pitches stories to news managers and news producers which are relevant to the local community.
* Receives assignments and evaluates leads and tips to develop story ideas.
* Discusses issues with producers and/or news managers to establish priorities or positions.
* Checks reference materials such as books, news files or public records to obtain relevant facts.
* Revises work to meet editorial approval or to fit time requirements.
* Shoots and edits news events and news reports.
* Produces and presents reports for all platforms.
* Ensures that all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
* Writes stories for the web and other eMedia platforms.
* Interacts with vieweres/users on social media sites.
* Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Date Posted: 5/8/2017

Closing Date:  6/8/2017

Location:  Wichita Falls, Texas

URL: http://www.texomashomepage.com 

Experience:  1 year experience preferred

Requirements:  Bachelor's Degree -- Required

Contact:  Apply online at https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/JobSearch/viewAll 


 

Assignment Desk Editor Job Opportunity -- KJRH TV, Tulsa, OK

Area of Interest:  Broadcasting

Division:  Television

Assignment Desk Editor - Tulsa, OK  (Full Time)

Location
 -  KJRH TV, Tulsa 30205

Description:  KJRH TV is looking for the right individual who is an accomplished multi-tasker able to coordinate news content, schedule and assign news coverage, coordinate logistics, monitor news wires and scanners and handle communications with reporters, photographers and producers.

Key activities:
* Plan news coverage as directed by news management.

* Dispatch crews to stories and breaking news, using appropriate logistical and journalistic judgment.

* Make calls to news sources as needed, gaining appropriate and actionable information.

* Assist in finding stories, doing research and tracking story ideas in assignment desk computer with emphasis on key brand points.

* Publishing of online content.

* Perform other duties as needed and as directed by news management.

Education and Experience:

* Basic Computer Skills

Ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast paced environment

Click here to view all open positions:  http://www.scripps.com/careers/find-a-job 
Enter KJRH in the "what" field

Mike Hall, KJRH Assignment Desk
3701 S. Peoria Ave.
Tulsa, OK  74105

Weekend Anchor/Reporter Job Opportunity at Wichita Falls, TX-Lawton, OK

Category:  News

Position/Title:  Weekend Anchor/Reporter

Details:  The Weekend Anchor/Reporter serves as the primary presenter of weekend news stories and other content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.  On non-weekend workdays, the Weekend Anchor/Reporter collects, analyzes and presents facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation or observation for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.  The candidate would complement our current female weekend co-anchor.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The Weekend Anchor/Reporter:
* Presents news stories and other content for all platforms.
* Ensures that all news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
* Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner.
* Produces newscasts and communicates clear direction with team members.
* Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating news programming and other content.
* Conducts interviews with news personnel and others.
* Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsroom situations as required.
* Participates in promotional activities including public appearances.
* Edits video clips as assigned.
* Writes content for the website and other eMedia platforms.
* Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.
* Reports news stories for broadcast, describing the background and details of events.
* Arranges interviews with people who can provide information about stories.
* Reviews copy and corrects errors in content, grammar and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines.
* Reviews and evaluates notes taken about event aspects in order to isolate pertinent facts and details.
* Determines a story's emphasis, length and format, and organizes material accordingly.
* Researches and analyzes background information related to news stories in order to be able to provide complete and accurate information.
* Gathers information about events through research, interviews, experience or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social or other
  functions.
* Pitches stories to news managers and news producers which are relevant to the local community.
* Receives assignments and evaluates leads and tips to develop story ideas.
* Discusses issues with producers and/or news managers to establish priorities or positions.
* Checks reference materials such as books, news files or public records to obtain relevant facts.
* Revises work to meet editorial approval or to fit time requirements.
* Shoots and edits news events and news reports.
* Produces and presents reports for all platforms.
* Ensures that all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
* Writes stories for the web and other eMedia platforms.
* Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.
* Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Date Period:  5/3/2017

Closing Date:  6/3/2017

State:  Wichita Falls, TX

URL:  http://www.texomashomepage.com

Experience: Fill-in anchoring and day-to-day reporting preferred.

Requirements:  Bachelor's Degree

Contact:  Apply online at https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/JobSearch/viewAll