WTOC-TV

Category:
News

Position/Title:
ANCHOR/MMJ (W/END) – WTOC

Details:
ANCHOR/MMJ (W/END) – WTOC
Job Category: News

Requisition Number: ANCHO002260

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Posting Details
Posted: August 3, 2021
Full-Time
Locations
Showing 1 location
Savannah, GA 31405, USA

 

Job Details
Description
About Gray Television:

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 dominant #1 station in Savannah, GA. We serve 17 counties in the Southeast Georgia, known as the Coastal Empire and three counties in the South Carolina Lowcountry.

Job Description/Summary:

WTOC is looking for an experienced TV news journalist to join our team as our new weekend anchor and MMJ. This position requires working as an MMJ three times a week, and then anchoring our weekend evening newscasts.

The primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

– Pitching and researching enterprised stories daily.
– Turning at least 2 stories on 2 different topics daily as an MMJ (There are exceptions to everything.) As an MMJ, you will need to drive to own stories, shoot own video, write own scripts for both broadcast and digital platforms, edit own stories, and run own live shots.
– Responsible for staying up to date and confirming stories that happen in your assigned beat.
– Ability to fill in on different shifts as needed.
– Ability to work well with others…MUST be a team player.
– Ability to communicate clearly on air and behind the scenes.
– Post multiple times daily on multiple station-connected social media sites.
– Must excel at writing for broadcast and digital platforms.
– Must be able to help lead the weekend team on news content decisions.
– Must have experience on the anchor desk.

Qualifications/Requirements:

– Bachelors degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field required.
– At least 3 years of experience in a TV Newsroom working as a Multi-Media Journalist and/or experience as an anchor.
– Proven reporting, anchoring and videography skills required.
– Must be organized and great with time management.

Interested applicants can, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, we encourage you to upload your resume and cover letter

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

Qualifications
Education
Required

Bachelors or better in Journalism or related field.

Experience
Required

3 years: experience in a TV Newsroom working as a Multi-Media Journalist and/or experience as an anchor

 

 

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
8/4/2021

Closing Date:
9/4/2021

City:
Savannah – 31405

State:
Georgia

Experience:
– At least 3 years of experience in a TV Newsroom working as a Multi-Media Journalist and/or experience as an anchor.

 

Requirements:
– Bachelors degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field required.
– At least 3 years of experience in a TV Newsroom working as a Multi-Media Journalist and/or experience as an anchor.
– Proven reporting, anchoring and videography skills required.
– Must be organized and great with time management.

 

 

Contact:
Interested applicants can, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, we encourage you to upload your resume and cover letter

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https://gray.tv/careers

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