WTOC-TV

Category:
News

Position/Title:
Host/Lifestyle Reporter

Details:
Job Details
Description

 

About Gray Television:

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.

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 is the dominant #1 station in Savannah, GA and serves 17 counties in Georgia’s Coastal Empire and 3 counties in South Carolina’s Low Country.

Job Summary/Description:

WTOC is looking for an experienced TV news journalist who excels at lifestyle content to co-host at least an hour of programming. This position could also include other responsibilities in other shows and/or appearances in other newscasts.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

– Co-anchors a one-hour life-style content show.
– Helps to produce content for the lifestyle show to include scheduling live shots, live interviews, turning pkgs, etc.
– Ability to ad-lib during live interviews and live shots in the field.
– Provide content for other shows/newscasts as requested.
– Help write for the life-style show and for our WTOC digital platforms.
– Ability to learn how to shoot and edit.
– Represent WTOC during specials, live coverage, and station events as needed.
– Assist newsroom with other tasks as needed.

Qualifications/Requirements:

– At least 5 years of experience in a journalism field required, with on-air experience in a TV newsroom highly preferred.
– Ability to shoot and edit will be needed in this role, though they likely will be working with a photographer most of the time.
– Demonstrated ability to turn content on a variety of topics, and cover live events successfully.
– Ability to communicate clearly both on air and on digital platforms is a must.
– Strong writing skills.
– Must be a team player and shine when it comes to enterprising content.
– Though this position focuses mostly on lifestyle content, the right candidate must keep journalism ethics and integrity at the forefront on all that they do, and be able to cover more news-focused events when needed.

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

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, and 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.

As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

 

Qualifications
Experience

Preferred

5 years:  experience in a journalism field required, with on-air experience in a TV newsroom highly preferred

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
5/24/2022

Closing Date:
8/31/2022

City:
Savannah – 31405

State:
Georgia

URL:
http://www.wtoc.com

Experience:
5 years: experience in a journalism field required, with on-air experience in a TV newsroom highly preferred

 

Requirements:
– Ability to shoot and edit will be needed in this role, though they likely will be working with a photographer most of the time.
– Demonstrated ability to turn content on a variety of topics, and cover live events successfully.
– Ability to communicate clearly both on air and on digital platforms is a must.
– Strong writing skills.
– Must be a team player and shine when it comes to enterprising content.
– Though this position focuses mostly on lifestyle content, the right candidate must keep journalism ethics and integrity at the forefront on all that they do, and be able to cover more news-focused events when needed.

 

 

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

Apply Online URL:
https://gray.tv/careers

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