Current Available Jobs for KHSL

Action News Now is the shared news brand for television stations: KHSL, KNVN, the CW, and Telemundo in the Chico-Redding DMA.

Our station is based in Chico, CA covering the Chico-Redding DMA (Market 132). Chico is located in Butte County, approximately 90 miles north of Sacramento, 150 miles west of Lake Tahoe, and 160 miles from San Francisco. The nor-Cal gem of Chico is home to California State University Chico, the 13th largest municipal park in the nation (Bidwell Park), Sierra Nevada Brewery and countless opportunities for outdoor and cultural entertainment. The energy of this quaint, vibrant college town plays a major role in our organization and the community thrives on local businesses, nearby treasures of Mount Shasta and Lassen National Park, and the gorgeous agricultural valley surrounding the area.


News Anchor

Rock star journalist to help take morning show to the next level

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Action News Now, KHSL/KNVN TV in Chico, California is looking for a rock star journalist to help take its morning show to the next level. You will help anchor the two hour morning show, turn stories and be active and engaging on social media.  We are looking for someone with MMJ and anchoring experience, is a good newsroom teammate and leader.  Duties include but are not limited to: anchoring, MMJing, community events, contributing story ideas, must have producing knowledge as well.

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Generate unique, compelling and innovative story/ show ideas and content.
  • Contribute to multiple platforms on a daily basis including writing for the web sites, posting on social media, creating for mobile, and most of all creating a dialog with our audience and your friends and followers.
  • Excellent use of social media for news gathering/disseminating and community engagement
  • Cultivate sources

EXPERIENCE/ KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required.
  • Minimum 2 years' experience in news reporting.
  • Superior on-air presence.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Valid driver's license with a good driving record.
  • Flexibility to work any shift.

SUBMIT RESUME & COVER LETTER

 

KHSL and KNVN TV stations are committed to providing a safe place for its employees to work, and therefore adheres to a drug-free workplace policy and pre-employment drug testing is required. KHSL and KNVN TV stations participate in the Federal e-Verify Program. KHSL and KNVN TV stations provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants.

 

 

 

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Digital Sales Specialist

A talented and motivated digital seller to be at the forefront of our digital sales initiatives

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KNVN (NBC), KHSL (CBS), CW, Telemundo and ActionNewsNow.com are seeking to fill an immediate opening for a full time Digital Sales Specialist. Action News Now’s digital agency is growing and we need a talented and motivated digital seller to be at the forefront of our digital sales initiatives. As a Digital Sales Specialist you will be responsible for building new business while working with broadcast account executives to grow and maintain existing accounts.

We are looking for candidates who have a strong understanding of the sales process and have a proven history of successfully prospecting new business. To be successful in this role, you must have a solid understanding of digital advertising trends that continue to evolve, which include display banners, mobile, email, social media, and SEO/SEM.  

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Drive new business and consistently close new business
  • Create and present customized marketing solutions for prospective clients involving products such as SEO/SEM, social media, mobile, email, targeting, display etc.
  • Monitor digital campaigns and evaluate results to ensure optimization and ROI
  • Meet and exceed digital sales goals
  • Work closely with internal partners and product specialists
  • Collaborate with digital operations specialist to ensure all campaigns are executed efficiently and accurately
  • Keep abreast changes and developments in industry and new digital advertising trends

EXPERIENCE/ KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferable in business, marketing, advertising, communications or public relations
  • relevant industry experience: digital ad sales, SEO, SEM, interactive, online advertising or agency roles.
  • Deep understanding of the digital media industry including the ability to develop and communicate data-driven digital strategies for top-tier clients.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities concurrently while remaining efficient in a deadline-driven environment

 

SUBMIT RESUME & COVER LETTER

 

KHSL and KNVN TV stations are committed to providing a safe place for its employees to work, and therefore adheres to a drug-free workplace policy and pre-employment drug testing is required. KHSL and KNVN TV stations participate in the Federal e-Verify Program. KHSL and KNVN TV stations provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants.

 

 

 

 

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Part-time Sales Assistant, Redding

Redding office needs a talented and motivated individual

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KHSL and KNVN TV station (the local Actions News Now, CBS and NBC network) has an immediate opening for a part time Sales Assistant. Our Redding office needs a talented and motivated individual to assist our sales team with daily operations. 

The right candidate will be able to prioritize, multi-task and have solid experience with the Microsoft Office suite of products including Excel, Word and Power Point.

Approximately 20 hours per week in our Redding office.

 

SUBMIT RESUME & COVER LETTER

 

KHSL and KNVN TV stations are committed to providing a safe place for its employees to work, and therefore adheres to a drug-free workplace policy and pre-employment drug testing is required.

KHSL and KNVN TV stations participate in the Federal e-Verify Program.

KHSL and KNVN TV stations provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants.

 

 

 

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News Sports Director/ Multi-Media Journalist

An engaging and creative storyteller to take a great sports department to the next level

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KHSL and KNVN TV in beautiful Chico, CA is looking someone to take a great sports department to the next level. If you have a passion for local sports, for telling stories and not just doing highlights then we want to talk to you. The successful candidate should be an engaging and creative storyteller.  Our next Sports Director will be a self-starter with a finger on the pulse of the local sports community and a social media wizard. This position will set the direction for the sports department.

 

There is an expectation of live shots from all on air talent. All on air talent must be able to write, shoot, edit and do their own live shots via TVU. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Delivery of scripted and ad lib material with professionalism, personality and purpose
  • Serve as a working sports reporter, working as an MMJ to cover local sports stories of importance to our community
  • Travel to sports events to gather and assemble stories
  • Strong writing and journalism skills are a must for this role
  • Ability to shoot and edit captivating stories
  • Able to run a TVU live kit
  • Previous experience writing for web and broadcast is required
  • Appear on behalf of stations at public events

 

Education:

College degree (in Journalism or related field preferred)

 

SUBMIT RESUME, COVER LETTER, AND WORK SAMPLES

 

 

KHSL and KNVN TV stations are committed to providing a safe place for its employees to work, and therefore adheres to a drug-free workplace policy and pre-employment drug testing is required.

KHSL and KNVN TV stations participate in the Federal e-Verify Program.

KHSL and KNVN TV stations provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants.

 

 

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Chief Photographer/ Multi-media Journalist

A successful candidate will be a good storyteller that`s getting better and willing to dig in and learn what`s important to our viewership

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KHSL and KNVN TV is accepting resumes and work samples for an open Chief Photographer to join our news team. Preference given to candidates with experience shooting 16x9 digital format, skilled in non-linear editing (we edit on Adobe Premier), and experience operating TVU packs. This position will serve our CBS, NBC, CW and Telemundo affiliates. A successful candidate will be a good storyteller that`s getting better and willing to dig in and learn what`s important to our viewership.

 

Our Chief Photographer/ Reporter is expected to shoot and edit video, operating ENG microwave live truck, and report news content on all station digital platforms. This position is also expected to develop strong contacts, enterprise stories on their own and stay ahead of the competition.

 

A minimum of two years’ experience working in broadcast television is preferred.

 

Education:

College degree (in Journalism or related field preferred)

 

SUBMIT RESUME, COVER LETTER, AND WORK SAMPLES to Jobs@ActionNewsNow.com

 

KHSL and KNVN TV stations are committed to providing a safe place for its employees to work, and therefore adheres to a drug-free workplace policy and pre-employment drug testing is required.

KHSL and KNVN TV stations participate in the Federal e-Verify Program.

KHSL and KNVN TV stations provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants.

 

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Multi-Media Journalist/ Weekend Weather

MMJ/ Weekend Weather

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KHSL and KNVN TV is accepting resumes and work samples for an MMJ/ Weekend Weather for its Action News Now broadcast and digital news operation. This position will serve our CBS, NBC, CW and Telemundo affiliates. A successful candidate will be a good storyteller and willing to dig and learn what`s important to our viewership. This position will go live in the field on a regular basis and work to gather content for packages and other stories for both on-air and online.

The successful candidate will also anchor weekend weathercasts. You must be able to deliver forecast-driven weathercasts that are viewer-friendly, easy to understand, and have a strong and energetic delivery. You will be responsible for collecting and compiling data and building all graphics for shows. Knowledge of WSI weather system is a plus.

QUALIFICATIONS/ KNOWLEDGE/ SKILLS:

  • Write and package breaking news stories and general news stories for TV as well as the online and mobile community
  • Strong knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment
  • Detail oriented with strong time management skills
  • Excellent on-air reporting, writing and technical skills
  • Prior meteorology experience is preferred
  • Flexible hours, including nights and weekends

 

SUBMIT RESUME, COVER LETTER, AND WORK SAMPLES with an online application or by emailing:

 

Jobs@ActionNewsNow.com

 

 

KHSL and KNVN TV stations are committed to providing a safe place for its employees to work, and therefore adheres to a drug-free workplace policy and pre-employment drug testing is required.

KHSL and KNVN TV stations participate in the Federal e-Verify Program.

KHSL and KNVN TV stations provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants.

 

 

 

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