Freelance Temporary News Anchor - KCEC Univision

Posted by Entravision

Denver, CO
Posted: 2020-01-30

Description:

KCEC-TV, Noticias Univision Colorado is looking for a talented and energetic Freelance News Anchor that can write, copy edit and present news coverage with ease and comfort for a temporary assignment lasting approximately 6 months. This person must have strong on camera presence and the ability to adlib with co-anchors and during breaking news coverage. Our ideal candidate is a strong writer with sharp news judgment and the ability to work well with others. Qualified candidates are expected to ensure all content meets Entravision Communications Network standards for journalistic integrity and production quality. The candidate must meet deadlines, work well under pressure. Responsibilities include: Generating story ideas, gathering information, and producing the night show and in a manner that is clear, relevant and meaningful to news consumers. Must be able to develop sources, maintains contacts and pursues leads that result in original stories.

Responsibilities:

see below

Requirements:

The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 2-3 years full-time professional news reporting experience and two years of anchoring experience. Must have consistent outstanding on-air performance, exceptional news judgment and extensive knowledge of local and national current events, newsmakers, and issues.

Qualified candidate must also have excellent news writing ability for all platforms. Proficiency in news gathering equipment and computers is required.

Extensive knowledge of news production techniques and the demonstrated ability to develop engaging presentations are required. Must be able to consistently enhance stories by providing insight and perspective and have the ability to think quickly and respond appropriately in high-pressure situations.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

·        Four-year college degree or equivalent work experience

·        2-3 years of on-air experience

·        Excellent communication & writing skills

·        Understanding of ethical and legal standards of journalism

·        Ability to work well under deadline

·        Well-versed in local, national, and international news

·        Available for occasional morning or weekend assignments

·        The candidate must speak and write in Spanish

Contact:

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Send Resume to:  tmeyer@entravision or fax to (303) 721-1359 or apply online: https://entravision.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=1&id=2139

Closing date:  2/15/20

Entravision Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). We encourage women and minorities to apply.                        

Entravision Communications Corporation participates in the E-Verify system operated by the US Department of Homeland Security and the Social Security Administration and will use E-Verify to confirm work eligibility for all new hire employees.

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