KAKE – Multimedia Journalist

KAKE News has an immediate opening for an energetic and enterprising Multi-Media Journalist in a fast paced newsroom. 


  • Develop, shoot, write and present stories as assigned for newscasts, specials or special projects
  • Perform active live shots in the field or studio as assigned by Producer
  • Edit stories as assigned
  • Drive and operate station vehicles
  • Travel long distances in the execution of assigned duties
  • Be available on-call as assigned
  • Look for points of difference in storytelling, including walking, talking, touching, feeling and using props in stand-ups and live shots
  • Support and champion the KAKE News brand
  • Post video and stories on web and mobile platforms
  • Win breaking bews



  • At least 2 years’ experience as a MMJ is preferred
  • College degree in broadcast journalism
  • Ability to work independently with excellent editorial judgment
  • Have a good driving record
  • Pleasant and engaging physical appearance and demeanor
  • Aggressive and competitive qualities with an overriding sense of good journalism, and fair reporting


To apply, please send resume and example of work to:

Lori Johnson, Business Manager
1500 N. West Street
Wichita, KS 67203
No Telephone Calls


Lockwood Broadcast Group and KAKE-TV provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.  Pre-employment drug test is required as well as a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.