Weekday Morning Anchor/Producer

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

KWQC-TV

Gray Television

DESCRIPTION

KWQC-TV6 is a dominant NBC affiliate, serving Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois as the Quad Cities’ #1 station for news, information and entertainment programming. KWQC-TV6 has the most experienced team in the market. We strive to keep their viewers safe and informed while guiding them through the ever-evolving digital world. The Quad Cities area is located right on the Mississippi River just 2.5 hours from Chicago, 2.5 from Des Moines, 4 from St. Louis and 5.5 from Minneapolis/St. Paul.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

 

KWQC-TV6 is looking for a dynamic professional to anchor our weekday morning newscasts. This is a great opportunity for a seasoned journalist to move into a leadership role at the number one station in the Quad Cities. We want someone who will lead by example in the newsroom. The successful candidate should be an energetic "morning person." We need someone who can solo-anchor and help produce when necessary for two hours. The morning anchor will also be involved in the day-to-day operations of the newsroom and be a mentor to staff members.


JOB EXPERIENCE

– A college degree in journalism broadcasting or related field.  
– Experience is a plus.  
–  In lieu of a college degree, applicants with 2 or more years of experience in the broadcast or forecasting industry will 
be considered.


REQUIREMENTS

– Knowledge and experience with HTML and the capabilities of Web browsers is needed along with knowledge of Photoshop, Google drive and apps, etc. – A strong candidate already knows how to write for web-based platforms and can work under intense deadlines.  


ADDITIONAL INFO

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, and transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

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HOW TO APPLY

Qualified applicants can apply at http://www.gray.tv/careers.

http://www.gray.tv/careers.