KIVI, the Scripps ABC Station in Boise, Idaho is looking for an
outstanding Morning Anchor/MMJ to join our team. In addition to
anchoring the morning show, you will report in the field during the
week. You will be responsible for researching, writing, capturing
visual content and editing stories for multiple platforms.
We are committed to representing the audiences we serve. These
are our neighbors, our friends and family. Our employees bring
their whole selves to work – a diversity of backgrounds, ideas,
opinions, life experiences and hobbies. We celebrate what makes us
similar – like our passion for journalism -- as much as we
celebrate our differences. We welcome bright ideas and encourage an
entrepreneurial spirit that will help us shape the future of our
industry. Bring your passion and we will nourish your career with
the tools to help you exceed your wildest career aspirations.
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
Anchor morning newscasts and assume a leadership role in the
Deliver the news in a smooth, conversational, approachable, yet
Gather and verify factual information for stories through
interviews, observation and research.
Generate creative story ideas daily based on the station’s brand
and strategic plan.
Write, edit and organize stories for live reports, taped
interviews or online.
Work cooperatively with photographer on assignment.
Edit video and posts stories on multimedia platforms.
Write story content and edit and review video in order to put
Anchor newscasts live in the field.
Engage viewers via social media on a daily basis.
Take part in station and independent community service events
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
Bachelor's degree preferred.
Minimum of 2 years experience.
WHAT YOU'LL BRING:
Strong broadcast and digital writing skills.
Proven ability to relate to the public and share information via
Computer literate, including newsroom computer systems.
Videography and non-linear editing experience.
Edit video on various editing systems.
Proficient at posting content to various platforms.
Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven
Employees work outdoors and may not be protected from weather
Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.
Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In
addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be
The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) advances understanding of
the world through journalism. As the nation's fourth-largest
independent TV station owner, Scripps operates 60 television
stations in 42 markets. Scripps empowers the next generation of
news consumers with its multiplatform news network Newsy and
reaches growing audiences through broadcast networks including
Bounce and Court TV. Shaping the future of storytelling through
digital audio, Scripps owns top podcast company Stitcher and
Triton, the global leader in technology and measurement services.
Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in
Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps
National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for
decades to the motto, "Give light and the people will find their
As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps
Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment
decisions on the basis on race, sex, sexual orientation, gender,
color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition,
disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and
military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which
would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local
law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations
for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so
would result in an undue hardship for the company.