Posted on 2013-09-04
By Journal Broadcast Group E.W. Scripps Media, Inc
Here is an exceptional opportunity to find a home is beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson offers a fabulous climate, gorgeous scenery and many recreational and cultural activities. Tucson is a highly competitive TV and Radio marketplace. If you are looking for a challenging career with a stable company in a wonderful city; this position could be your answer.
Deliver newscasts; write/report for newscasts as directed; live shots or field anchor as needed; edit stories as assigned; make public appearances/community involvement; front station promos; develop contacts in the community and become involved in community projects, particularly those sponsored by the station; other duties as directed by management Including possible anchoring and reporting for co-owned KWBA, Tucson and voicing radio updates on co-owned radio stations.
College degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communication or related field preferred.
Candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills; strong organizational and delivery skills; strong news judgment; must have strong news writing and production skills; excellent presentation and reportorial skills; knowledge of journalistic standards as related to the on-air presentation of news; must be able to work will under pressure and with others to develop and execute compelling newscasts; must be self motivated and creative.
Minimum of three years on-air anchoring or reporting experience preferred.
HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume, cover letter and non-returnable tape to:
Tom Burke, News Director
7280 E. Rosewood Street
Tucson, AZ 85710-1350
Journal Broadcast Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.