Weekend Anchor/MMJ


KLKN-TV, Nebraska’s Trusted News Source, has an opening for a Weekend Anchor/MMJ.  We are looking for innovative team members who thrive in a busy environment, are willing to be a team player, and would rather fix challenges instead of work around them.  The ideal candidate is a natural leader and helps us win the big story of the day with a digital-first mindset.

Lincoln is a vibrant community known for its low cost of living and high quality of life. READ: You can absolutely afford to live here and have fun.  From the Haymarket District and its eclectic spirit right next to the University to the 131 miles of hiking/biking trails through town to tree-lined neighborhoods where neighbors are like family, there is something for everyone.

Email resume, reel with your recent work, and a cover letter explaining your news philosophy and where you saw this job posting to Steffani Nolte, snolte@klkntv.com.

You will…

  • Anchor weekend newscasts
  • Shoot, write, and edit packages and vo-sots
  • Pitch stories that have a right now impact
  • Write stories for social media and our website
  • Fill in as weekday anchor
  • Produce special reports as needed
  • Create web-extra content
  • Perform other duties as assigned

You have…

  • A curious, innovative spirit
  • Strong multi-tasking skills
  • Thrive under pressure and deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field preferred
  • Willingness to work various shifts including nights, weekends and holidays

You will receive…

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, 401K, etc.
  • Vacation, paid holidays, and paid time-off
  • Exceptional growth opportunities

We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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