Job Summary: The successful candidate will be expected to function within the framework of a research-driven news department that emphasizes source cultivation, enterprising and breaking news. Employee must have the flexibility to work in the modern newsroom and could be called upon to beat report, produce, web edit, etc. Monday-Friday, 9:30am-6:30pm to start with flexibility required by the employee. Bachelor degree in journalism, communication or related field is preferred. Previous newsroom experience is a plus.
Job Requirements: Creating, organizing, writing and assembling nightly newscasts and assisting with management of the station’s news website and other online ventures. The right candidate must be a strong writer, have good organizational skills and superior news judgment. He/she will have an eye for video, graphics and the elements that make a live television show more watchable. The candidate must work well under pressure, work well with other people and meet strict deadlines.
Please send a resume to the following address:
NPG of Missouri LLC
Attn: Curtis Varns
KMIZ-TV Job Application
501 Business Loop 70 East
Columbia, MO 65201