News Anchor

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere


Nexstar Media Group,Inc.


KOLR10 News in Springfield, Missouri is looking for an Anchor and a journalist. We want someone who understands impactful storytelling and how to connect with viewers. Our next Anchor has to be a mentor and a teacher. And whoever steps into this role must be involved in the community.

  • Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner.
  • Ensures that content meets company standards for journalistic integrity.
  • Must be a great communicator with team members.
  • Joins in editorial meetings and pitches stories.
  • Ready to field anchor when called upon.
  • Responds quickly to breaking news.
  • Participates in promotional activities including public appearances.
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.
  • Edits video clips as assigned.
  • Interacts with viewers/users on social media.


Minimum five years’ experience in news reporting or anchoring.  (More or less depending on market size


  • Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required.
  • Minimum five years’ experience in news reporting or anchoring.  (More or less depending on market size.)
  • Superior on-air presence.
  • Excellent news judgment with an expansive knowledge of local and national current events, history, newsmakers and issues.
  • Experience guiding, directing and motivating others.
  • Ability to identify the developmental needs of others and to coach, mentor or otherwise help others to improve their knowledge or skills.
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to effectively listen to fully understand problems and communicate with a team to shape a solution.
  • Valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
  • Flexibility to work any shift. 

 EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled



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