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Sports Director – KLKN TV, Lincoln

Position/Title: Sports Director

Details: KLKN-TV is looking for a Sports Director to lead our sports department.  Lincoln is home to the Huskers and is one of the best sports markets in the country!  This position requires a great on-air personality with strong reporting, editorial and social media skills.  A drive and passion for sports is essential along with the ability to generate strong local sports stories without relying on national feeds.  

Please send your resume and reel to Steffani Nolte – News Director, KLKN-TV, 3240 So. 10th St., Lincoln, NE 68502, email to snolte@klkntv.com

You will…

•             Shoot, write and edit sports stories for broadcast and web

•             Produce sports block for 6 & 10 PM shows

•             Coordinate coverage for sports reporter, photographers

•             Update social media/web platforms throughout the day

•             Develop relationships with sources to help break us sports stories

You have…

•             Two-years on-air experience

•             Knowledge of Adobe Premiere

•             Knowledge of JVC cameras

•             Thrive under pressure and deadlines

•             Willing to work various shifts

You will receive…

•             Competitive salary

•             Generous benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, 401K, etc.

•             Vacation, paid holidays, and paid-time-off

•             Exceptional growth opportunities

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Date Posted: 5/5/2022

Closing Date: 7/7/2022

City: Lincoln – 68502

State: Nebraska

URL: http://www.klkntv.com

Experience: See job description.

Requirements: See job description.