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The E.W. Scripps Company
312 Walnut Street
Cincinnati, Ohio (United States)


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Sports Reporter/Anchor

Job ID: 649
Job Views: 31
Location: Tallahassee, Florida, United States
Postal Code:
Job Category: Television
Employment Type:
Posted: 01.11.2019

Job Description

Primary Purpose

The Sports Anchor/Multimedia Journalist is responsible for researching, writing, producing, editing sports segments, capturing visual content for multiple platforms, anchoring and/or reporting news casts.

Key Activities

     * 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.
     * Work cooperatively with photographer assigned to story, if one is assigned.
     * Report, write, capture visual content, edit and produce sports stories for multiple platforms on deadline, such as Internet and digital channels.


Education & Experience
     * Bachelor's degree in related field required

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

Work Environment

     * Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs.

Additional Requirements

     * Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.
     * Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.

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