Sports Anchor/Multimedia Journalist
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MMJ – Local Sports 

Cover awesome local sports stories in one of the most beautiful places in the world. 

Redwood News (KIEM/KVIQ) has an immediate opening for a multi-media journalist focusing on local sports stories in Northern California. Our area has high school and college teams, along with a robust outdoor sporting community. 

One week you may cover an MMA match at a local casino, preparations for a roller derby, training for a local marathon, along with high school and college football. The next week you could get a one-on-one with a winning pickleball team and explore the sport of archery. 

This position is an opportunity to build your sports storytelling skills and resume reel in a learning newsroom. 

What you will do: 

  • Develop enterprise sports content for newscasts 
  • Shoot, write, and edit video  
  • Social media and website content creation 
  • Meet daily deadlines 
  • Anchor sports segments as needed 
  • Other duties as assigned 

Degree in journalism preferred, but will consider a journalism, film, or communications student. 

The most important things you can bring to this position are curiosity, excellent writing skills, and a strong work ethic. Valid Drivers License required. 

Eureka, California is in the heart of Humboldt County, nestled between the mighty Redwood Forest and Pacific Ocean. The weather is mild year-round. And the people are friendly and welcoming to newcomers.  

Are you ready to be one of those newcomers? 

Imagicomm Communications, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, genetic information, ancestry, age, sex, gender, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, veteran status, or any other status or characteristics protected by federal, state and/or local laws. Applicants may notify the appropriate local, state or federal agency if they believe they have been the victims of discrimination. 

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