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ABC 17 KMIZ is looking for someone to help grow the station’s news products while growing his/her own career.  The company is hiring for a fulltime News Anchor/News Reporter.  The right candidate will be excited to join a vibrant team of journalists who remain on the cutting edge of this constantly changing field.

JOB DESCRIPTION:  The duties for this position include co-anchoring and reporting for weeknight newscasts.  Daily work includes anchoring, reporting, writing and copyediting.  Employee will be called upon to do live reporting, web reporting from time-to-time and other duties as assigned. 

SKILLS:  The right candidate must be an effective communicator, strong writer, enterprising reporter and have a professional on-camera appearance.  In today’s multi-media newsroom, the successful candidate will have the skills to do a wide variety of tasks and a willingness to take on different responsibilities as needed. 

HOURS/SCHEDULE:  This is a full-time position, scheduled Monday through Friday from 2:00pm – 11:00pm with flexibility required by the employee. 

EDUCATION:  A bachelor degree in journalism, communication or a related field is preferred.  

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: The position will require operation of a company vehicle or a personal vehicle for business use.  Candidate must pass a drug test, background check, and MVR check. 

NPG of Missouri LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

Send Resume and resume reel/link to: Curtis Varns, 501 Business Loop 70 E, Columbia, MO 65201 or curtisv@kmiz.com.