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KFSN News Reporter

KFSN

Fresno, CA 04-17-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
KFSN-TV/ABC30 Action News, the ABC Owned Television station in Central California, is seeking a General Assignment Reporter to join our top-rated news team. We want someone who thrives on chasing breaking news, being the top story and owning the competition.

The ideal candidate will report for the station's newscasts and digital platforms, all while keeping the audience updated along the way on social media. Our reporters are expected to turn creative and memorable stories, and then front them with active live shots. The ideal candidate innovates every day and is willing to experiment with new technology. This person must be organized, and work well under pressure and constant deadlines. We want someone who is receptive to feedback, and brings a positive attitude every day.

Responsibilities:
• You must be able to research, setup, and write content on a daily basis.
• Collaborate with photojournalists, producers, assignment editors, and managers to execute story assignments.
• Ability to effectively handle breaking news live on-air, without a script.
• Ability to shoot and edit stories as needed.
• Fill-in anchoring as needed.

Basic Qualifications:
• Minimum of 3 years of reporting experience are required. This is not an entry level position.
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including mornings, nights, weekends and holidays.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Knowledge of the Central Valley and bilingual skills are a plus.

Required Education
• High School Diploma

Preferred Education
• College Degree

The pay rate for this SAG-AFTRA union role in California is $52,500.00 to $76,654.00 per year. The base pay actually offered may vary depending on the candidate's geographic region, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience, among other factors. Select benefits may be provided as part of the compensation package, such as medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the level and position offered. To learn more about our benefits visit: https://jobs.disneycareers.com/benefits.

About Disney Entertainment Television:

Disney Entertainment Television is a collection of renowned content brands at The Walt Disney Company creating original entertainment and news programming for the company's streaming platforms Disney+, Hulu and Star, and its broadcast and cable networks. Its extensive portfolio is comprised of ABC Entertainment, ABC News, ABC Owned Television Stations, Disney Branded Television, Freeform, FX, Hulu Originals, National Geographic Content and Onyx Collective, in addition to Disney Television Studios, which include 20th Television, 20th Television Animation, ABC Signature and Walt Disney Television Alternative. Responsible for over 4,500 hours of programming a year across more than 300 programs of all genres, Disney Entertainment Television's creative brands are at the forefront of groundbreaking storytelling, captivating audiences and generating critical acclaim. In 2023, Disney Entertainment Television's programming excellence earned 163 Emmy® nominations across daytime, primetime, news & documentary, and children's & family categories.

This position is with KFSN Television, LLC, which is part of a business we call Disney Entertainment Television.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gqj7qx-3-235-20-185-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary Range: $52,500 to $76,654 Per Year ($ USD)