@ KADN-TV, KLAF-TV
News 15, the FOX and NBC affiliate in Lafayette, LA has an immediate opening for Sports Director.
The Principle Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
- Anchor and produce the Sports segment of News15.
- Gather, and relay sports information to the people of the Acadiana area.
- Be available to host/anchor/report sports stories in supplemental programs or special reports.
- Add production value to shows through graphics, live shots, etc.
- Write sports stories for on-air, online, and for social media.
- Must have the ability to think outside the box and cover non-traditional sports and sports stories that may pull more viewers into the sports segment while not alienating the traditional sports viewer.
- Proof read stories for fact checks, spelling errors and grammatical mistakes from other members of the Sports Department.
- Receive and answer phone calls from viewers in a professional manner.
- Represent the station at community events such as parades, station sponsored events, speeches at schools or to various organizations, etc.
- Be available for various promotional shoots
Education and Experience:
- College degree is required.
- Major in journalism, broadcasting, communications, or another related field is preferred.
- Minimum 4 years’ experience in TV news with at least two years in a Producer or other leadership role.
Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).
How to Apply:
To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please visit the below link to apply for the position.
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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: September 16, 2022
Application Deadline: October 17, 2022
Job Type: Full-time