January 30, 2020

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Job Description

KXLN Univision 45 in Houston is looking for an aggressive bilingual morning news reporter with a keen news sense with an ability to consistently break exclusive stories. We are looking for someone who is social media savvy, who has solid news judgement with the ability to think quickly responding appropriately to high pressure situations. The quality that sets up apart is the connection with have with our community; candidate should demonstrate excellent communication skills, with dynamic live television skills.

Job Responsibilities

Generate stories with minimum direction
Develop sources and contacts
Contribute story ideas to assignment desk on a daily basis
Setting up interviews and other appointments as needed for background on assigned stories
Capable of reporting live from the field on breaking stories
Participate in station related events
Maintains close communication with assignment desk, show producers and news director
Perform additional duties as assigned

Required Skills & Experience

A Bachelor’s degree in journalism
3-5 years of reporting required
Bilingual fluency in English and Spanish is required
Must be a strong live reporter
Must work well under time deadlines
Must be willing to work evenings and weekends
Must have excellent writing and storytelling skills
Organizational skills a must
Strong understanding of news gathering ethical and legal issues
Genuine enthusiasm for work & a drive for excellence

Eligibility Requirements

Must ne willing to work from office in Houston, TX
Employment/education will be verified
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United Stated on a full-time basis

Physical Requirements

Ability to stand, walk, bend, type and sit for up to (8) hours

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