Morning News Anchor

Posted by Sinclair Broadcast Group

Medford, OR
Posted: 2019-09-24

Description:

In addition to being an outstanding journalist with a great personality you need to be a team leader. Our anchors are leaders who participate in the planning of our shows and produce content regularly. A passion for winning news is mandatory! Were also looking for someone who is a self-starter and who can generate his or her own story ideas on a daily basis. Our candidate will be someone who embraces social media and knows how to consistently engage with the audience. Collaboration is a big part of this role! This position calls for a fully engaged anchor who comes in every day with enterprise story ideas and who is ready to jump in and write scripts, post content to our multiple digital platforms, and help out wherever needed. The ideal candidate is someone who can generate original content that impacts our community on a daily basis. This person should be a strong writer, a creative storyteller, active on all news platforms, inquisitive and works well with others. We are looking for a leader, a self-starter, someone who can generate/maintain contacts within the community. You will be required to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet and social networks. 

Responsibilities:

Required Skills:

Exemplary verbal and written communication skills
Energy & positivity
The ability to execute during breaking news events and add context
Must be a team leader that works well with others
A self-starter and who can generate his or her own story ideas on a daily basis
Must be able to field anchor
The ability to demonstrate enterprise reporting and creativity in story-telling
Ability to work under deadline and on a flexible schedule is required
Recognize and embrace an anchors newsroom leadership responsibilities
Support and encourage a staff of talented reporters and other TV news professionals
 

Requirements:

Required Experience:

Considerable live shot experience
Previous experience working in a team environment is a must
Experience with iNEWS and Avid Editing a plus
Must have 1-2 years of on-air experience as an anchor
Additional Information:  
 
Contact Details:  
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

Contact:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

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