KELOLAND-TV News has an opening for an MMJ reporter to provide daily, local news 5 days a week from our Rapid City bureau. A successful candidate is able to deliver news as it happens on air, online and on-the-go all the time. Strong storytelling skills, along with strong general assignment reporting skills are essential elements for success. Our top-rated organization is looking for an effective communicator with a cross-platform story telling perspective; fluent in both television broadcast, online content, and social media reporting. Storytelling must be clear and easy to understand.  Must be able to effectively time manage to produce daily stories for broadcast, online and mobile platforms, and understand how to leverage stories through social media essential elements for success.
Able to work a flexible schedule to meet breaking news needs.  A team player able to deal with stressful situations. Able to understand the relevant interests for the western part of our coverage area.
The ideal candidate has a thorough knowledge of how to use online & mobile platforms, as well as social media to deliver news in a fast-paced work environment. This is a fulltime position with benefits. Applicants must provide a DVD or URL aircheck of recent work they have produced. Special attention will be given to applicants who demonstrate alternative storytelling through clear and easy to understand presentations in the field, in the studio, and online.
College/university degree is preferred.  At least two years experience in a commercial television newsroom is preferred.
EOE M/F/D/V ~ Background check required. Qualified applicants can apply online at www.Nexstar.tv