• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Roanoke,VA

Graham Media Group

DESCRIPTION

Evening Anchor

WSLS 10, a Graham Media Group owned / NBC affiliated station in Roanoke, Virginia is seeking a dynamic and results oriented Television Anchor/Reporter to join our award-winning News Team. Our state-of-the-art broadcast facility allows us to create new content opportunities for audiences across a broad range of digital platforms. And best of all, we’re located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia — only a short drive to major metropolitan area.


JOB EXPERIENCE

Responsibilities:

We are looking for an experienced anchor/reporter with excellent news judgement, who will engage viewers on-air, online and through social media. Candidates should have strong live anchoring and reporting skills, ability to turn daily news reports in addition to anchoring, and the ability to react to breaking news situations quickly – on the anchor desk and in the field. You must be a strong writer and a creative storyteller. You will be expected to report exclusive special assignment and daily stories for key newscasts as needed. We are looking for an anchor/reporter who can form connections in the community and leverage those sources for coverage of important stories. This anchor/reporter will take on a leadership role in the newsroom, working closely with producers and reporters and serving as a mentor.

Qualifications:

  • At least 3-5 years of successful anchoring & reporting in a television newsroom
  • Ability to work well in a fast paced, high pressure, deadline driven environment
  • College degree in Journalism/Communication preferred

REQUIREMENTS

  • Three to five years of successful anchoring and reporting experience in a television news environment
  • Ability to work well in a fast paced, high pressure, deadline driven environment
  • College degree in Journalism/Communications preferred
  • Knowledge of current computer software

ADDITIONAL INFO


HOW TO APPLY

Scott Flannigan ([email protected])

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