New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include an opening for a sports director and content producer to lead year-round sports coverage for a dominant No. 1 news team.
KTTC, Quincy Media’s dominant, top-rated NBC affiliate in Rochester, Minn. (DMA 150), is looking for a dynamic sports director.
The station is looking for a high-energy person to oversee the department as the chief sports and content producer. With the station located one hour away from the major sports franchises of the Minnesota Vikings, Twins, Wild, Timberwolves and the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers, combined with a vibrant S.E. Minnesota high school sports scene, it’s got passionate fan bases looking for year-round coverage. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
Rochester, the third-largest city in Minnesota, is about 80 miles south of Minneapolis, and just 70 miles east of La Crosse. Rochester often wins awards for high quality of life. In 2016, Livability named it the No. 1 small-to-mid-size city in the country. It sits on the banks of the Zumbro River and has a growing community filled with people from all over the world.
Rochester is surrounded by biking and hiking trails, gorgeous parkland, and recreational facilities that offer many types of outdoor recreation in summer and winter. Rochester has an exceptional public education district and a wide variety of private options. The typical rent in Rochester is $830, and the median home price is $243,000.