Multimedia Journalist

Multimedia Journalist
KAKE News – Wichita, Kansas

KAKE News has an immediate opening for an energetic and enterprising Multimedia Journalist in a fast paced newsroom. 

PRIMARY DUTIES:

  • Develop, shoot, write and present stories as assigned for newscasts, specials or special projects
  • Perform active live shots in the field or studio as assigned by Producer
  • Edit Stories as assigned
  • 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, touching, feeling and using props 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 a MMJ is preferred
  • College degree in broadcast journalism
  • Ability to work independently with excellent editorial judgment
  • Have a valid driver’s license
  • Pleasant and engaging physical appearance and demeanor
  • Aggressive and competitive qualities with an overriding sense of good journalism, and fair reporting 

Send resume and DVD/url example of work to:

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

amaisel@kake.com

NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE.

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. No phone calls please.   Lockwood Broadcast is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.