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Sports MSJ/Producer Jobs in Fort Worth, TX at CBS Television Stations

Title: Sports MSJ/Producer

Company: CBS Television Stations

Location: Fort Worth, TX

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KTVT/KTXA, the CBS O/O in Dallas-Fort Worth is seeking a passionate, enthusiastic on-air, multi skilled sports reporter/producer to join our sports team. The North Texas region has a passionate following for every level of sports! From the professional teams in the market, to the regional college teams and hundreds of area high school programs.

The ideal candidate is someone who can look beyond the stats and scores to connect with each level to find sources for information and story ideas.

Our team is seeking an engaging storyteller who enterprises and produces compelling character driven stories in the sports genre. This position is required to be able to shoot, edit, and create basic graphics. Candidate will occasionally fill in producing sports segments for broadcast.

Responsibilities:
Ability to identify and develop enterprise content that connects with DFW Market
Ready, willing, and able to produce content that serves our platforms including, on-air, online and streaming
Contributes to the editorial process with consistent story pitches
Meet daily deadlines, and maintain a steadfast commitment to journalistic integrity
Shoot, edit, write, and produce entertaining and informational stories and sportscasts across multiple platforms
Applied knowledge/use of Social Media platforms to connect with audience and implement station’s strategy
Consistently supply material to KTVT CBS 11’s social media and digital platforms – including CBSDFW.com and CBS News DFW Streaming

Successful Candidate will have:
Dynamic Storytelling and Interviewing abilities
Prior experience as a Sports Anchor/Reporter in a top 10 Market preferred
Expert knowledge of Professional, College and High School sports (North Texas region is a plus)
Strong skills in both managing time well and being extremely organized
Must be able to shoot, write, edit and create basic graphics.
Proven ability to work well in a team setting within a face-paced environment while optimally meeting strict deadlines
Willingness and availability to work independently on a varying schedule that includes evenings, weekends and holidays

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