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Sports Anchor / Reporter / MMJ


Wichita, KS 05-04-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Sports Anchor / Reporter / MMJ - KWCH

About KWCH:

KWCH/KSCW is the top rated station in Wichita, Kansas. We cover the Wichita State Shockers, KU Jayhawks, K-State Wildcats, KC Chiefs and Royals and hundreds of high school sports teams.

Job Summary/Description:

KWCH/KSCW is looking for an experienced sports anchor/reporter/mmj. This prime job may land you covering the Kansas Chief Chiefs for another Super Bowl run or with the KU Jayhawks as they defend their National Championship next year. If you love sports, this is your gig!

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Produce, write, shoot and edit sports-related stories for newscasts
- Develop and anchor sportscasts for use on-air and on OTT
- Provide content for CatchItKansas, our on-air and digital platforms dedicated to high school sports
- Provide content for our weekly sports commentary show, Sports Sunday
- Develop relationships with area coaches and teams to find the very best people-driven stories
- Must be able to demonstrate strong storytelling ability
- Ability to write and post digital stories which enhance on-air coverage
- Shift includes working weekends and evenings

- Previous experience reporting and/or anchoring sports - must provide a reel of work
- Ability to write, shoot and edit on tight deadlines
- The ideal candidate has demonstrated the ability to not only engage others on social media but build a trusted brand that others want to follow
- Knowledge of Kansas high school and collegiate sports a plus
- News background and experience a plus

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gwy65y-34-204-174-110-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.