News Anchor (REQ-19168)

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • Applications have closed

Clarksburg-Fairmont-Morgantown,WV

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

WBOY-TV is looking for a main News Anchor for our top-rated evening newscasts.  We recently debuted a brand new, state-of-the-art studio and we are looking for an anchor who can be a main face of our station, both on the air and in the community. In addition to co-anchoring our newscasts, the anchor would also be involved in franchise reporting and special projects, and with helping our reporters grow their skills.

 

You'll find large market quality; with the family atmosphere you'd expect in a small market. We work in a friendly community with a great pace of life and easy access to lots of outdoor beauty and recreation, all within quick reach of many large, metropolitan areas.

  • Presents news stories and other content for all platforms.
  • Ensures that all news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
  • Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner.
  • Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating news programming and other content.
  • Acts as a field reporter as assigned.
  • Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsrooms situations as required.
  • Participates in promotional activities including public appearances.
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.
  • Writes content for the website and other eMedia platforms.
  • Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.

JOB EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
  • Experience in news reporting or anchoring.

REQUIREMENTS

  • 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.
  • Experience in news reporting or anchoring.
  • Superior on-air presence.
  • Excellent news judgment
  • 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 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. 

ADDITIONAL INFO

You must apply online to be considered for this position. Please go to: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar to access all career opportunities for WBOY-TV and Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.

WBOY-TV is an equal opportunity employer.

WBOY-TV
904 West Pike Street
Clarksburg, WV 26301


HOW TO APPLY

Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar

https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar