CBS Corporation KNX News Reporter in Los Angeles, California

KNX News Reporter

REF#: 27181

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Radio

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA, US

ABOUT US:

CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. Producing original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 markets - including the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio - as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, Radio.com and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit www.cbsradio.com.

DESCRIPTION:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

  • Producing news segments for a news/information driven radio station.

  • Gathering, writing, recording, editing and delivering news content inclusive of providing live coverage when breaking news occurs.

  • Protecting the station’s FCC license.

  • Making station appearances as required.

  • Other duties as required by management.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands and/or fingers to handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Position requires operation of a motor vehicle.

NOTE: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by the employee, but are not a complete list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum of 3+ years anchoring or reporting news for broadcast media. Must be computer literate, have excellent writing and presentation skills. Must be proficient in editing and packaging news sound and interviews. Position requires valid state driver’s license and required insurance. Knowledge of the broadcast area and station demographics is essential; 4 year degree preferred.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled