KMTV, Video Journalist

Chatham Maritime
17 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017
Job Type
Full Time

KMTV is Kent’s new local television channel, the 30th to launch as part a national network which now covers most of the UK.

A joint venture between the University of Kent and KM Media Group, Kent’s leading multimedia company, it is based in state of the art studios at the University’s award-winning Centre for Journalism in Chatham Maritime.

KMTV has been broadcasting on Freeview 7 and Virgin Media 159 across Kent and beyond since 10 July 2017. There’s live local news, sport and feature content created every day by a talented and versatile team, with specialist programmes helping celebrate what’s going on in a vibrant county with a rich history.

To help the channel cement a growing audience and reputation for great content, KMTV now needs to appoint a Video Journalist who really cares about local news, business, sport and entertainment.

You’ll have a background in journalism with real experience in a television newsroom and a complete range of multimedia skills. You’ll receive a generous salary with the option to join a company pension scheme with a generous employer contribution.

There are future opportunities for successful candidates to create new programmes and contribute across the channel’s already diverse schedule.

Interested? Send a covering letter explaining what you can do for KMTV, a copy of your CV and show reel by completing the application form below.

Previous applicants to KMTV should NOT reapply. Closing date for applications is midday on Friday 1 September.