• Full Time
  • Anywhere

WOWK

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

WOWK-TV in Charleston, WV is looking for a Morning & Noon News Anchor/Producer. The Anchor/Producer is responsible for the news content of newscasts and serves as the primary or secondary presenter of news stories and other content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.


JOB EXPERIENCE

  • Presents news stories and other content for all platforms for newscasts. 
  • 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. 
  • Produces newscasts and communicates clear direction with team members. 
  • Assists in writing, copy editing, researching, and coordinating news programming and other content. 
  • Acts as a field reporter as assigned. 
  • Conducts interviews with news personnel and others. 
  • Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsrooms situations as required. 
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned. 
  • Writes content for the website and other social media platforms. 
  • Produces and anchors one weekend show (pre-recorded).

 


REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience. 
  • Fluency in English. 
  • Flexibility to work any shift with a focus in weekdays and holidays.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required. 
  • Minimum two- years’ experience in news reporting or anchoring.  
  • Superior on-air presence. 
  • Excellent news judgment with an expansive knowledge of local and national current events, history, news makers and issues. 
  • 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 in a high-pressure environment.
  • Ability to effectively listen to fully understand problems and communicate with a team to shape a solution. 
  • Hands-on leader, able to motivate teammates in a positive, encouraging manner.

ADDITIONAL INFO

You must apply online to be considered for this position. Please go to: http://www.nexstar.tv to access all career opportunities for WOWK-TV and Nexstar Media, Inc. WOWK-TV is an equal opportunity employer.


HOW TO APPLY

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

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