July 9, 2024
Job Type
Full Time


Sports Reporter

Fox31 and KWGN Colorado’s Very Own Channel 2 is looking for an experienced nightly Sports Reporter to join our team.

The ideal candidate has multiple skills and experiences that prepare them for reporting and producing a nightly sports show, , shooting, writing and editing sports content,  producing digital elements, features and shows and as needed anchoring sportscasts.

You must be a team player who is committed to being creative. Denver is a premier sports city, and coverage of our many local professional and college teams is competitive. You should be good at cultivating sources to break sports news and win the big story. You must have storytelling skills and an energetic/creative delivery live in the field and in studio.


  • Produce a nightly sports show
  • Shoot, write and edit sports stories
  • Strong on-air presence
  • Deliver sports stories in a clear and concise manner
  • Extensive live coverage from major sporting events
  • Show a vast knowledge of Colorado sports teams, players and storylines
  • As needed, co-anchor a nightly sports show and anchor sportscasts
  • Respond to breaking sports news and events as required


  • Knowledge of ENG camera.
  • Knowledge of editing – Adobe Premier
  • Producing knowledge and experience – ENPS
  • College degree
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Open to a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends.
  • Must be available to travel to cover sports teams
  • Minimum four years of experience in sports MMJ and producing
  • Experience covering professional and high level college sports teams
  • Valid driver’s license with a good driving record

Your application must include a link with an online reel of prior work samples

Agents – candidates must apply to be considered for the position.

Salary Range: $80k-$90k, Based on Experience

To Apply: Please visit the Work for Us page at or at the Nexstar Website at: to complete the application process. To be considered for this job you must apply online. No Calls


KDVR/KWGN is an equal opportunity employer that seeks diversity in our workforce. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

KDVR.KWGN values the contribution of its employees. We recognize their efforts by offering a competitive compensation plan and an array of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(K), and more. We are committed to a drug and alcohol-free workplace. Any job offer is conditional upon satisfactorily completing a background and DMV check

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