KJCT News 8, the number one station in Grand Junction, Colorado has an opening for a Sports Anchor/ Reporter. Located on the beautiful Western Slope of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, our community is just minutes from a large variety of outdoor activities. We are owned by Gray Television which operates over 30 stations nationwide, allowing us to provide excellent benefits and giving employees a great opportunity for movement into larger television markets.
This job will include anchoring sports and reporting as a one man band for both news and sports depending on demand. We are looking for a versatile, team player who can demonstrate a passion for sports and news.
Description of Duties:
-Report and produce local news/sports stories -Shoot and edit video -Help maintain web site, Facebook and twitter for News and Sports Department -Enterprise story ideas -Conduct live remotes from various sporting events
Required Skills: Must have strong knowledge of news and sports. The ideal candidate will posses experience in the areas of writing, shooting and editing, be highly motivated, able to handle pressure and have a positive attitude.
Preferred Skills: Bachelors degree in Journalism or related field. Prior on-air TV News experience.
Send DVD and Resume or links (preferred) to:
KKCO 11 News
2531 Blichmann Ave
Grand Junction, CO 81505