Anchor/Reporter- WTOC

Category:
News
Position/Title:
Anchor/Reporter
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Description:

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better. We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business. ABOUT WTOC WTOC-TV is the Gray Television-owned CBS affiliate in Savannah Georgia, servicing 20 counties in the South Georgia Coastal Empire and three counties in the South Carolina Lowcountry. JOB SUMMARY WTOC TV, the dominant CBS affiliate in Savannah, GA, is seeking an experienced anchor/reporter to join our team. The right candidate will not only love local news, but have a positive attitude, a hard work ethic, excel at writing for both broadcast and digital platforms, and be a team player. Applicant must also have outstanding live and breaking news skills, superior editorial judgement, experience in investigative journalism, the ability to enterprise stories, be capable of communicating effectively with audience and staff, and have proven leadership abilities. This position is just as much about reporting as it is anchoring, so please only apply if you have a passion for daily storytelling and being out in the field. GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES -Turn at least 1 story a day for air. -Anchoring at least one Monday-Friday newscast. -Ability to fill-in anchor on other newscasts as needed. -Be able to interview, write, edit, and report on air. -Ability to work as an MMJ and shoot video for self if needed. -Ability to run own live shots via a LiveU backpack or mobile phone if needed. -Writing digital versions of broadcast stories. -Posting regularly to social media platforms. -Help producers with getting newscasts together.

Requirements:

At least 4 years of reporting and anchoring experience at a commercial television station required. College degree in journalism or related field is a must. Drug screen and MVR check required.

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge. Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings

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Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
8/12/2019
Closing Date:
9/12/2019
City:
Savannah – 31405
State:
Georgia
URL:
https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings
Experience:
Requirements:

At least 4 years of reporting and anchoring experience at a commercial television station required. College degree in journalism or related field is a must. Drug screen and MVR check required.

Requirements:
Turn at least 1 story a day for air. -Anchoring at least one Monday-Friday newscast. -Ability to fill-in anchor on other newscasts as needed. -Be able to interview, write, edit, and report on air. -Ability to work as an MMJ and shoot video for self if needed. -Ability to run own live shots via a LiveU backpack or mobile phone if needed. -Writing digital versions of broadcast stories. -Posting regularly to social media platforms. -Help producers with getting newscasts together.
Additional Information:
Cover letter and Resume required
Contact:
. Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings
Apply Online URL:
https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings
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