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The E.W. Scripps Company

TV: Senior Reporter, Full Time

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Posted On:
Closing On:
Monday, 9th October 2023
Saturday, 9th December 2023
Location: Boise, Idaho

Job Description:

Full-Time position available - Sr. Reporter
For your information, KIVI-TV has the following job available. All applicants should apply online at:
Are you passionate about journalism and ready to make an impact? We're on the lookout for a dynamic Multimedia Journalist to join our dedicated team at KIVI in the heart of Idaho's capital city.
You will provide the station with top-level reporting for multiplatform distribution. Provide guidance to new reporters at the location.
  • Generate ideas for stories for multiple platforms.
  • Report live on location from various news events.
  • Prepare a factual story to impart the information to the public.
  • Research stories through personal contacts, the internet and other sources deciding the best angle and approach for the story.
  • Collaborate effectively with News, Promotion, Production and Engineering on daily broadcast, special projects and online coverage.
  • Participate in community events.
  • Build a network of informational sources to provide exclusive stories for the Scripps brand.
  • Meet all production deadlines.
  • Periodically required to drive personal or company vehicle to cover various assignments.
  • Complete other duties as assigned.
  • BS/BA in related discipline or equivalent years of experience preferred
  • Generally, 5+ years of experience in related field preferred
  • Strong communication skills, oral and written
  • Storytelling ability
  • Promote teamwork attitude with station employees
  • Exceptional on-air personality
  • Multitask multiple stories
  • Advance ability in critical thinking
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Valid driver's license, good driving record, and ability to provide proof of insurance with the company required insurance limits.





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At Scripps, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive culture that reflects the communities we serve. We are intentional about creating an environment where employees, our audiences and other stakeholders feel valued and inspired to reach their full potential and make authentic connections. We foster a workplace culture that embraces each person’s diversity, including the extent to which they are similar or different. Scripps leaders believe that an equitable and inclusive culture is not only the right thing to do, it is a business imperative. Read more about our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion at




The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As one of the nation’s largest local TV broadcasters, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets. The Scripps Networks reach nearly every American through the national news outlets Court TV and Scripps News and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Defy TV, Grit, ION Mystery and Laff. Scripps is the nation’s largest holder of broadcast spectrum. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, “Give light and the people will find their own way.”


As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.

Scripps Media, Inc., certifies that its advertising sales agreements do not discriminate on the basis of race or ethnicity. All advertising sales agreements contain nondiscrimination clauses. Please note: Effective Jan. 1, 2023, Scripps local broadcast stations will be exclusively using Comscore TV audience estimates and will no longer be licensed to use Nielsen TV audience estimate data. Please refrain from sending Nielsen data to Scripps after Dec. 31, 2022. Thank you for your cooperation.

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