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Anchor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WMUR-TV is looking for self-motivated person who will bring the same energy from the field to the anchor desk. We are looking for someone who is engaged, motivated and wants to be part of the community. This person will anchor newscasts as well as report and field anchor. Our anchors are newsroom leaders who help mentor and grow producers and reporters. Anchors must be invested in the product and willing to work with producers on their shows, including writing and editing scripts.You must also be versatile and efficient and work well under tight deadlines.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Job Responsibilities:                                                

  • Anchor newscasts
  • Have an active presence on social media that engages the audience in a conversation
  • Deliver scripted and ad-lib material with professionalism, credibility, personality and purpose  
  • Work with and guide reporters and producers in newscast production
  • Ability to summarize information into easy-to-understand elements
  • Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards
  • Appear on behalf of the station at public events

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience Requirements:

  • Past anchor experience (2-5 years) required
  • Demonstrated ability to enterprise stories
  • Demo reel should be indicative of your everyday work

Qualifications Requirements:

  • Proven Anchor with ability to connect with viewers
  • Ability to work varied shifts, including overnights and weekends   
  • Can handle the stresses and pressure of time-sensitive newscast production                 
    Demonstrated ability with digital media and social media

Education:                                        

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent proven work experience
  • Military experience and training will be considered 

HOW TO APPLY:

Apply here: https://hearst.referrals.selectminds.com/television/jobs/anchor-2023 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-30