Raycom Media Reporter/Anchor in Lawton, Oklahoma

KSWO 7 News, the Raycom Media ABC affiliate in southwest Oklahoma, has a full time opening for a Anchor/Producer/Reporter who will cover news for weekday morning newscasts and produce/anchor weekend morning newscasts.

Ideal candidate will be engaged in local news, enterprise and produce compelling content for all 7 News platforms.

Anchors fill in produce when necessary and serve in an executive producer role. MMJ/Reporting duties are as assigned.

The ideal candidate will also be engaged in the community, social media, station events and promotional efforts.

Job Requirements

Here’s what you need:

  • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field

  • 2-5 years of experience, including strong internships, preferred

  • Experience in photojournalism, editing, and content management systems

  • Understanding of the tenets of professional journalism

  • A portfolio with examples of strong breaking news reporting

  • Ability to generate creative, engaging, content-driven live shots

  • Strong social media skills, including being a content leader on Twitter and Facebook

  • Knowledge of ENPS and Edius a plus

  • Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines

  • Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events

Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter and link to your most recent work. MVR and Drug Screen required. Some driving required for this position. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V

ID: 2018-8223

Work Days: varies

Work Hours: overnights and early mornings

External Company Name: Raycom Media, Inc.

External Company URL: www.raycommedia.com

Street: 1401 SE 60th Street