WCBS-AM Anchor

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

New York,NY



New York’s WCBS Newsradio 880 is looking for a high-energy communicator with strong writing and storytelling skills to join an iconic news brand to help engage a new generation of news consumers.


What You'll Do:


You will engage with our audience on multiple platforms to expand the reach of our journalism and storytelling.

  • Anchor and/or report live from the studio or in the field 
  • Conceptualize, pitch, develop and produce news segments
  • Gather, write, record, edit and deliver news content 
  • Collaborate with newsroom staff 
  • Anchor Live Coverage of Breaking News and Special Coverage
  • Interview newsmakers
  • Operate WCBS studio board while on air
  • Connect with listeners on social and digital platforms to promote brand
  • Contribute content on social and digital platforms, including but not limited to audio, video and written content
  • Develop and research potential news stories
  • Protect the station’s FCC license
  • Other duties as required by management 


About you:


Candidate must demonstrate strong news judgement and must understand the powerful voice and responsibility of our brand. We are looking for an idea-generating journalist with a positive attitude and standout work ethic. The winning candidate must demonstrate the ability to collaborate on story ideas.




Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required. Candidates must be detail oriented and cool under the pressure of meeting tight deadlines. Major market experience in writing and delivering the news is a must. Experience in the New York Metropolitan area is a plus. Must be willing to work a schedule that could include holidays, nights, overnights, and/or weekends.


A valid driver’s license, satisfactory completion of a motor vehicle record check, and, if the position requires use of applicant’s own vehicle, proof of insurance, is required.



Audacy, Inc. (NYSE: AUD) is a scaled, multi-platform audio content and entertainment company with the country’s best radio broadcasting group, a leader in virtually every segment of audio, and America’s #1 creator of original, premium audio.  Audacy engages over 170 million consumers each month, bringing people together around the news, sports, podcasts and music that matter to them. Learn more at www.audacyinc.com, Facebook (Audacy Corp) and Twitter (@AudacyCorp).


Please upload resume and apply at https://careers-audacy.icims.com/