NewsCenter1 (KNBN-TV) in Rapid City is seeking a general assignment reporter for an energetic, small-market news team. Our reporters usually function as one-man bands. Therefore, the successful applicant is a motivated, self-directed person who works well alone but functions smoothly as part of a team. Strong writing skills and dynamic camera presence are a must.

Reports to: Executive Producer

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  1. Shoot and cover scheduled or breaking news events, as assigned.
  2. Write copy and edit video and sound for assigned stories
  3. Generate story ideas, including video and interview possibilities
  4. Assist with writing copy for newscasts
  5. Other duties as assigned.

Minimum requirements:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications or related degree field
  2. 1-2 years newsroom experience, or appropriate collegiate experience
  3. Strong editorial judgement
  4. Strong written and visual storytelling skills
  5. Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, Adobe Premiere Pro or similar non-linear editing system, electronic news production system
  6. Familiarity with Ross Inception newsroom computer system a plus

Send your cover letter and reel to:

Or send it to:
Chris Dancy
News Director
PO Box 9549
Rapid City, SD 57709

Equal Opportunity Employer

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