Category:
News
Position/Title:
MMJ/Weekend Morning Anchor
Details:
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 86 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 17 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 a Multi-Media Journalist/Weekend Morning Anchor 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, the ability to enterprise stories, be capable of communicating effectively with audience and staff, and have proven leadership abilities. This job also requires someone who can also work well with a small team and without constant supervision. At least 2 years of reporting experience at a commercial television station required with some prior anchoring experience.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES
-Turn at least 2 stories a day for on air on days working as an MMJ.
-Be able to interview, write, edit, and report on air.
-Ability to shoot video for self.
-Ability to run own live shots via a liveU backpack or mobile phone
-Writing digital versions of broadcast stories
-Posting regularly to social media platforms
-Anchoring our weekend morning shows and turning 1 story to air later in the day on weekends.
-Help producers with getting newscasts together

Requirements
-At least 2 years of reporting experience at a commercial television station required with prior anchoring experience.
-College degree in journalism or related field is a must.
-Pre-employment drug screen and MVR check required.

Please apply online https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings and search WTOC  and be sure to attach your resume and links to your most recent work which showcases broadcast and digital abilities.
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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. https://youtu.be/kurBg8MPoXs

 

Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
1/13/2021
Closing Date:
2/13/2021
City:
Savannah – 31405
State:
Georgia
Experience:
At least 2 years of reporting experience at a commercial television station required with some prior anchoring experience.
Requirements:
-At least 2 years of reporting experience at a commercial television station required with prior anchoring experience.
-College degree in journalism or related field is a must.
-Pre-employment drug screen and MVR check required.

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, the ability to enterprise stories, be capable of communicating effectively with audience and staff, and have proven leadership abilities. This job also requires someone who can also work well with a small team and without constant supervision.
 

Additional Information:
Please apply online https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings and search WTOC and be sure to attach your resume and links to your most recent work which showcases broadcast and digital abilities.
Contact:
Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings and search WTOC
Apply Online URL:
https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings
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