KSL Radio Reporter (Full time)
About the Job
Our company is committed to being trusted voices of light and truth reaching hundreds of millions of people worldwide.
Bonneville International is an integrated media company, providing advertising and digital marketing solutions across 23 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, San Francisco, Sacramento, and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL-TV 5, in Salt Lake. As a leader in broadcasting and advertising for over 50 years, our purpose is to build up, connect, inform, and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We’re proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!
This is a hybrid on-site/remote role that requires the employee to regularly work at our Salt Lake site.
In order to work on Company premises, or with clients / members of the public at other locations, Bonneville employees must provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 or evidence of a negative COVID-19 test within the previous seven days.
THE BONNEVILLE EXPERIENCE:
Dynamic team culture that values teamwork, having fun, and collaboration
Continuous growth and development training
Extraordinary benefits such as a 401k with matching, with no waiting period
100% employer-funded retirement account, immediately 100% vested
High value health care plans at low prices (Medical, Dental, Disability, FSA, Vision)
We are focused on contributing to the communities we work in. We encourage our employees through initiatives such as matching for personal charitable giving and fundraising and paid volunteer hours.
KSL NewsRadio is looking for a focused and articulate reporter to generate and deliver content in a compelling way. Our reporter will deliver news live on the air and will work closely with our web team on digital content development and news content.
Enterprise news stories
Cultivate and maintain news sources
Present news in a concise, conversational and accurate manner on-air and online
Create objective news content that will be consumed by a broad and diverse audience over multiple platforms
Write quickly, clearly and accurately
Effectively and appropriately use social media to present stories via all available media channels
Work flexible hours, including weekends and holidays under deadlines
Be available for breaking news coverage at all times of the day, including weekends and holidays
REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Direct experience writing for broadcast
Direct experience crafting and effectively delivering stories on-air
Two (2) plus years commercial broadcast journalism/reporting experience or equivalent.
4-year degree in journalism or commensurate work experience
Naturally curious; aggressive in pursuit of information
Understanding of beat reporting and the ability to cultivate sources and stories
Ability to consistently work hours required, and works more when required to meet deadlines
Exhibit courage, discipline, and judgment
Background in investigative reporting
Understanding of Utah news
Video production skills
Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively.
Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination.
Lift, move, and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion.
To learn more about how our local media matters and to join our growing team, visit: bonneville.com/
As a media company, we are responsible for lifting and inspiring with respect and giving voice to all the communities and clients that we serve. A diverse and inclusive workforce is crucial to our ability to create and deliver exceptional content, products, and services that represent our communities, and we believe that empowering all our employees to share their ideas and experiences will fuel creativity, innovation, and inspiration.
Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.