KFSM (CBS) in Fayetteville and Ft. Smith Arkansas is searching for a talented storyteller to join our team. We’re looking for a digger who can uncover leads in what was just named one of the top 5 best Places to Live in America by US News and World Report. We are home to the University of Arkansas and SEC Sports action. We have some of the most beautiful outdoor adventures you will find anywhere. If you lead by example… if you care about being fair and accurate… if you thrive in the live environment… let us hear from you. If you love the give and take of social media… let us hear from you.
Command of the English language. Should be able to write in complete sentences with proper spelling, punctuation and format. Should be able to function under extreme stress and deadline pressures. Experience in reporting and news gathering preferred. Should have working knowledge of the Internet and feel comfortable using computers and electronic newsgathering equipment. Must be willing to submit to a background check. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.
A four year degree in liberal arts or journalism is preferred and/or two years related WORK experience.
Dexterity for operating keys and buttons on computer and typewriter. Vision and hearing and vocal communication skills used to gather and report news. Ability to climb ladders and get in remote places to report stories. Ability to use radios, audio equipment, telephones, etc.
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