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KARD Anchor

Brief description of duties & responsibilities:

  1. Presents news stories and other content for all platforms.
  2. Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner.
  3. Produces newscasts and communicates clear direction with team members.
  4. Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating news programming and other content.
  5. Acts as a field reporter as assigned.
  6. Conducts interviews with news personnel and others.
  7. Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsrooms situations as required.
  8. Participates in promotional activities including public appearances.
  9. Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.
  10. Cultivate sources and contacts for assigned beats
  11. Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.
  12. Add stories and assigned content to station website & station social media sites
  13. Applicant must be a good newsroom citizen


Requirements and Skills:

  1. Bachelor`s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience.
  2. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required.
  3. Minimum five years` experience in news reporting or anchoring.
  4. Solid on-air presence.
  5. Excellent news judgment with an expansive knowledge of local and national current events, history, newsmakers and issues.
  6. Experience guiding, directing and motivating others.
  7. Flexibility to work any shift.

Station Name & Mailing Address:
200 Pavilion Road
West Monroe, LA 71292
Position reports to title: News Director

If interested, mail or email resume/video reel to:
Attention Human Resources
200 Pavilion Road
West Monroe, LA 71292

Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

DEADLINE: 2013-11-23