Morning News Anchor

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Traverse City-Cadillac,MI

Heritage Broadcasting

DESCRIPTION

At 9&10 News of Northern Michigan you will find a thriving, robust and exciting company with a world class facility and location in beautiful Northern Michigan. We offer competitive pay, first class benefits and opportunities to learn and grow alongside accomplished leaders in the industry.  

The Company: Heritage Broadcasting’s roots began on air in 1954 and we have been growing and evolving ever since!  We are proud to be the News Leader in Northern Michigan!  Today, we are home to news, weather, and entertainment content, 9&10 News, Local 32, and CW 32 as well as ME TV, Lake Effect Digital, MyNorth Media, ION, and Mane Content. 

 

The Position: ‘Michigan This Morning’ is more than a morning show, it’s a brand in northern Michigan. We are looking for News Anchor who is a self-starter and driven to bring our viewers the news throughout the morning. This person is an outstanding journalist with a great personality to be a team leader. ‘Michigan This Morning’ is on during the week from 4:30 am to 9 am, this person will help be a pillar on the show that is the #1 morning show in the market.

 

The Benefits:

 

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life/STD/LTD
  • 401K with a Company Match
  • 17 Days PTO
  • Relocation Allowance

 

The Culture

  • Innovative: Our industry changes every day. Fresh ideas are welcomed and encouraged!
  • Motivating & Engaging: Regardless of position or job title, you will find our team members are proud of their contributions, individual and team accomplishments, and they love to celebrate them!
  • Collaborative: No one person or department is able to do it all.  We rely on our strengths and weaknesses to complement one another to create an unbeatable team.
  • Inclusive: We know to get all kinds of ideas, we need all kinds of people!  

 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Writing stories & coming up with new creative content
  • Co-anchor 4.5 hours of ‘Michigan This Morning’
  • Writing web articles & posting video online
  • Familiarity with Adobe Premiere software
  • Interacting with viewers and users on social media sites
  • Interview guests in a sometimes non-scripted environment
  • Delegates duties to staff
  • Knowledge of current events, popular culture, and compelling stories in Northern Michigan
  • Perform other duties assigned

 

Requirements:

  • At least 5 years of experience Reporting and/or Anchoring, preferably on a lifestyle or morning show
  • Ability to adlib stories in a clear, concise and compelling way
  • Able to deliver the news in smooth, conversational, approachable, yet authoritative tone
  • A degree in journalism or a related field
  • Understanding of AP & Broadcast-style writing
  • Must have strong organizational, communication and time management skills
  • Ability to come up with innovative and creative ideas
  • Digital savvy storyteller
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Must have a positive attitude.

 

The Location: Heritage Broadcasting is based in beautiful Northern Michigan. This position will be based out of our Cadillac office.  This is a great place to live, work and play!  With rich forests, trails for miles, sand dunes, and an abundance of shoreline, it’s easy to see why we love it so much!  Northern Michigan truly offers something for everyone with our beautiful four seasons and opportunity for year round outdoor adventures!

 

Are you ready? Are you excited?

 

If you have the required skills and experience, please submit your resume and demo reel.

 

Heritage Broadcasting is an EEO Employer.


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