Reporter

Reporter
KAKE News – Wichita, Kansas

KAKE News has an opening for an energetic and enterprising reporter in a fast paced newsroom. We are an aggressive, award-winning shop that values the art of storytelling.

PRIMARY DUTIES:

• Perform active live shots in the field or studio as assigned by Producer
• Drive and operate station vehicles 
• Travel long distances in the execution of assigned duties
• Be available on-call as assigned
• Look for points of difference in storytelling, including walking, talking in stand-ups and live shots
• Support and champion the KAKE News Brand
• Be able to post video and stories on web and mobile platforms
• Win Breaking News

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

• At least 2 years experience as reporter or MMJ
• College degree in broadcast journalism preferred 
• Ability to work independently with excellent editorial judgment
• Have a valid driver’s license
• Aggressive and competitive qualities with an overriding sense of good journalism, and fair reporting 
• Tell both sides of a story and enterprise stories on a daily basis.

KAKE News is a vibrant growing station that is part of the Lockwood Broadcast Group. We are a drug-free company and require pre-employment drug testing and background checks. Lockwood Broadcast is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.

When applying for this position, please send resume and demo reel of your work to:

Anthony Maisel
News Director
KAKE News
1500 N. West St. 
Wichita, KS 67203

OR

Email link of resume and demo reel to amaisel@kake.com

NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE.