Denver, CO Full Time 1 week ago
KDVR FOX31 and KWGN Colorado’s Very Own Channel 2 is looking for an experienced nightly Sports Anchor to join our team. This person must be able to do everything - anchoring, reporting, and producing a nightly sports show, anchoring sportscasts; shooting, writing, and editing sports content; and producing digital elements, features and shows. You must be a team player who is committed to being creative across ALL platforms every day. You should be good at cultivating sources to break sports news and win the BIG story. You must have strong storytelling skills and an energetic/creative delivery live in the field and in studio. Prior anchoring, MMJ and producing experience as well as a college degree and at least four years of television news or sports reporting experience required; must be able to multi-task under deadline pressure. Responsibilities:
  • Co-anchor a nightly sports show and anchor sportscasts
  • Produce a nightly sports show
  • Shoot, write, and edit sports stories
  • Strong on-air presence
  • Deliver sports stories in a clear and concise manner.
  • Extensive live coverage from major sporting events
  • Show a vast knowledge of Colorado sports teams, players and storylines.
  • Active on social media. Knowledge of social networks and ability to create digital content.
  • Respond to breaking sports news and events as required.
  • Knowledge of ENG camera.
  • Knowledge of editing (we use Adobe Premier).
  • Producing knowledge and experience (we use ENPS).
  • College degree
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Open to a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends.
  • Must be available to travel to cover sports teams
  • Minimum four years of experience in sports MMJ and producing.
  • Experience covering a professional sports team is helpful and not required.
  • Valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
Your application must include a link with an online reel Agents – candidates must apply to be considered for the position. Pay range is $80K+ annually based on experience, skills and abilities. To Apply: Please visit the Work for Us page at or at the Nexstar Website at: to complete the application process. To be considered for this job you must apply online. No Calls **** EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED**** KDVR/KWGN is an equal opportunity employer that seeks diversity in our workforce. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. KDVR.KWGN values the contribution of its employees. We recognize their efforts by offering a competitive compensation plan and an array of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(K), and more. We are committed to a drug and alcohol-free workplace. Any job offer is conditional upon satisfactorily completing a background and DMV check
  • Company:
    Nexstar Broadcasting
  • Job Type:
  • Posting Date:
    13th May 2022
  • Valid through:
    13th Jun 2022
  • Location:
  • Est. Salary:
    $80,000 / YEAR
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