Posted on 2013-02-08
By WAAY WAAY-TV
If you are an experienced anchor, who is as comfortable in the field as well as in the studio, has a sharp news judgment, high ethical and journalistic standards, WAAY-TV, in Huntsville, Alabama may be the next job opportunity for you.
We are looking for a seasoned, on-hands evening news anchor with a commanding presence on air; a top notch reporter who is not afraid to get out in the field; a producer who can help with writing and stacking a show; a huge contributor to our website, and social media outlets and a newsroom leader who can make a contribution, then WAAY needs to see your reel and resume today.
This is a job for someone who likes a challenge, is not afraid to try new ideas and wants to make an impact on viewers. This is your chance to make a positive impact with your solid news judgment, storytelling abilities, developing of sources and competitive drive and a huge desire to make a positive mark on the communities WAAY serves. If this sounds like your kind of news operation, you need to stop and send examples of your work right now, including your news philosophies and how you could be an asset to our news team.
The successful candidate chosen will have at least 3-5 years’ experience on the anchor desk with reporting experience from the field, college degree in Journalism or related field, outstanding producing, writing and on-air delivery skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills; problem solving abilities, very high work ethics and standards; ability to meet deadlines and detailed oriented. The person chosen must be able to work odd and extended hours and days to complete any assignments or tasks. Must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.
HOW TO APPLY:
WAAY is committed to a high standard of broadcast journalism and community service. Huntsville, Alabama and the Tennessee Valley have been recognized time and again for the outstanding quality of life, and we are looking for just the right person to join our staff to help us bring that same quality to our viewers.
Submit your resume and a link to your current work to: Jobs@waaytv.com Or WAAY – TV Anchor 1000 Monte Sano Blvd Huntsville, AL 35801