Sports Director

KIMT - Mason City, Iowa

KIMT-TV is seeking a Sports Director.  If you crave local sports, storytelling and have a sense for what is important to the area, this position is for you!  We do more local sports coverage than any station in our market.  We cover high schools and colleges, from junior college to Division I, in Iowa and Minnesota.  We’re located in a wonderful, Midwestern market right between Des Moines, Iowa and the Twin Cities. In January, our sports team covered the Super Bowl in Minneapolis. Candidates must have at least three years of local sports anchoring and reporting experience.  We also require either a four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Broadcast Communications.  Applicants must be able to shoot video with DVC Pro Camcorder and have strong writing, editing (linear and non-linear) and presentation skills.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.

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