40/29 News, the Hearst-owned ABC/CW duopoly in Fayetteville/Fort Smith, AR is looking for a
reporter who can break the big stories, enterprise exclusives, tell compelling stories, and execute energetic live shots. We are looking for reporters who want to be journalists, who aren’t afraid to ask the tough questions, and will hold leaders accountable. Excellent writing skills, ability to obtain and understand public records, exceptional time-management skills, solid journalistic integrity, and creative vision are a must.
• Selecting and writing content for live newscasts
• Working with and guiding reporters in story production
• Communicating, coordinating and executing creative vision with team of anchors, reporters, meteorologists, photographers, editors, and production staff
• Will produce and publish content to our online platforms
• Exceptional videography and editing ability
• Ability to operate mobile transmission devices and use of latest technology
• Can work in all weather conditions and carry up to 50 pounds.
• College degree
• Past reporting experience preferred
• Web publishing experience required
Qualified candidates should email a resume, references, and links to their work. Please also include a letter discussing producing philosophy to: Greg Shepperd, News Director, KHBS/KHOG-TV - firstname.lastname@example.org