Job Description

Reporter/Anchor

Job Number:

1910175

WSB-TV

Description

WSB TV is looking for an experienced Anchor/Reporter for various newscasts and reporting duties.

Responsibilities:

  • All qualified candidates will be expected to develop, write and produce stories as well as anchor multiple newscasts, handle breaking news.
  • Enterprise stories by developing sources and contacts.
  • Write and produce news stories for television, the web and mobile.
  • Make creative use of live technology to help tell a story.
  • Understand and implement station’s research based goals.
  • Achieve measurable performance goals (enterprise stories, active live shots, process storytelling, etc.) utilize technology (iPhone, laptop computer, mobile cameras, social media, etc.) in news gathering process.  Meet deadlines.
  • Work with managers and station coaches/consultants to achieve performance goals.
  • Make public appearances for station.
  • Schedule may include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime as needed.

Qualifications

  • Candidates should have a proven track record in both anchoring and reporting.
  • Strong communications skills are required.
  • All applicants must have a minimum of 5 years of experience in medium to large television markets.

About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers and non-daily publications; and digital sites and services, like Clark.comDawg NationSEC CountryHookem.comMundo HispanicoSouthern Kitchen and Diehards. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps – the country’s biggest television rep firm – Gamut, and Videa. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer – All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Organization

: Cox Media Group

Primary Location

: US-GA-Atlanta-1601 W Peachtree St NE

Employee Status

: Regular

Job Level

: Individual Contributor

Shift

: Variable –

Travel

: No

Schedule

: Full-time

Unposting Date

: Ongoing

To apply for this job please visit www.coxmediagroup.com.