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KARK and KLRT, the NBC and Fox affiliates in Little Rock, Arkansas, are looking for the next great storyteller to join Arkansas’ Leader in Multi-platform News and Entertainment. We’re looking for a unique personality who can contribute equally to our digital properties and television broadcasts.
This person would be responsible for anchoring and producing web video for KARK.com, Fox16.com, and social media throughout the workday. In some cases, the candidate may be asked to write or shoot stories. The ideal candidate would be familiar with technology, video editing, and shooting.
Later in the work day, the candidate would transition to do live shots for evening broadcasts. In most cases, these are personality-driven reports highlighting unique events, businesses, restaurants, etc. The ideal candidate is someone who welcomes the opportunity to drop everything and go live for breaking news.
Candidates must be engaged in social media and have a strong presence they can showcase through the application process.
Above all, KARK and KLRT are looking for someone with an optimistic outlook and a winning attitude. A minimum of three years reporting in a newsroom environment is preferred. No beginners please.
If interested, email resume and reel to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail it to Ernie Paulson, KARK-KLRT, 1401 W. Capitol Ave Suite 104, Little Rock, Arkansas, 72201.
KARK-KLRT is an equal opportunity employer.
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Physical Demands & Work Environment:
Must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors occasionally in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, the Multimedia Journalist Reporter must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.