KOMO Newsradio Managing Editor

 

 

Job Description

Job Title:                      Reporter (Job #2071)

Reports to:                        KOMO Newsradio Managing Editor

 

 

DUTIES:

The KOMO Newsradio Reporter generally works for all newscasts, as assigned – to:

  • Initiate, research and develop news stories
  • Provide live and recorded news reports
  • Produce compelling news for all platforms – radio, web and tv
  • Develop news sources within our community
  • Work under the direction of Editors and the Managing Editor
  • Fully utilize the  resources of  KOMO Newsradio, KOMO 4 News and komonews.com
  • Fully utilize other broadcast, broadband, community and print resources
  • Other duties as assigned

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Three years experience in broadcast/broadband news
  • Excellent on air presentation
  • Ability to adapt quickly, on air and in reporting, to breaking news
  • The ability to work under pressure and with constant deadlines
  • Excellent investigative skills
  • Excellent writing and story production skills
  • The ability to reach out to the community and to develop and cultivate strong news sources
  • The ability to collaborate with colleagues
  • Command of computer skills – including ‘Newsboss’, ENPS, WORD platforms
  • A college degree is preferred
  • Physically, you are able to drive, you have excellent vision and hearing and speech (with or without corrective equipment).

 

This is a full-time position. You must be available to work nights and weekends; and while you will have a regular schedule, there will be circumstances where schedule flexibility is required.  Performs work according to values of Fisher Communications with the utmost of integrity and trust in doing what is right. 

 

TO APPLY:

Send a cover letter explaining your qualifications, a resume and a link to a demo reel to:

jobs@fsci.com and put “Job #2071 – Reporter” in the subject line.

NO PHYSICAL RESUMES ACCEPTED – NO CALLS PLEASE

Fisher Radio Seattle is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 

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