KAKE: Weekend Anchor/Reporter

KAKE, the ABC affiliate in Wichita, Kansas, has an opening for a Weekend News Anchor/Reporter in a fast-paced newsroom.  This is not a beginner position, but someone who is ready to take the next step in their career.


  • Must have a strong on-air presence on the anchor desk
  • Must be able to work with producers to enhance the newscast – We’re looking for newsroom leadership
  • Support and champion the KAKE On Your Side brand
  • Will primarily work with photographers, but prefer MMJ experience and ability to shoot and/or edit stories
  • Drive station vehicles and travel long distances as assigned
  • Must be independent while communicating with assignment desk
  • Must excel using all social media platforms and post stories on the website, FB, Instagram and Twitter.


  • Minimum of two years’ experience
  • College degree in Broadcast Journalism or Mass Communications preferred
  • Producing knowledge preferred
  • Ability to work independently and have strong editorial judgement
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Must have a positive demeanor and the ability to work well with others and contribute daily

To apply, please send resume and example of work to:
Lori Johnson, Business Manager
1500 N. West Street
Wichita, KS 67203
Or by e-mail: ljohnson@kake.com
No phone calls please

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

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