Anchor/MMJ

Posted by Nexstar

Albuquerque, NM
Posted: 2019-05-13

Description:

KRQE News 13 a CBS affiliate is looking for a dynamic News Anchor/MMJ with exceptional reporting experience to anchor our weekend newscasts.   The ideal candidate must be able to deliver newscasts accurately, clearly and concisely in an engaging manner.  

Responsibilities:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate news leads and tips to develop story ideas. Gather and verify accurate information regarding articles through interviews, remark as well as research.
  • Build network of sources who supply information that allows the Company to stay ahead of its competitors.
  • Present compelling, clear, creative and accurate live shots.
  • Organize material and write articles based on the details and information obtained.
  • Use various social platforms to give updates as well as news stories to the public.
  • Demonstrate compelling storytelling as an MMJ using dynamic live shots and stand-ups, creative graphics, and use of digital and social media platforms.

Requirements:

Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Solid vocal delivery, camera presence, and clear enunciation.
  • Strong reporting skills.
  • Understand importance of social media.
  • Excellent reading, writing, spelling, grammar and organizational skills.
  • Promotes teamwork and maintains attitude of cooperation with all station personnel.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Communication/Journalism or related degree required (equivalent years of experience may substitute for education); plus (3) years television anchoring or reporting experience required.

Training/Equipment: Operate newsroom computer systems.

Work Environment/Physical Requirements: High stress environment with deadline pressures.  Position requires working on weekends and some holidays.

Contact:

Apply Online https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com 
Job Req #2019-5240

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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