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Anchor/MMJ

  • Panama City Beach, FL
  • Minimum Education Required: Bachelor's
  • Minimum Experience Required: 0-3 Years

Website WJHG-TV/NBC

Job Summary:

If you are looking for a position that combines traditional news anchoring and reporting with modern technologies to deliver news on multiple platforms, then this job is for you. We are looking for a dynamic, creative news professional who excels with high expectations, passion, and dedication. Must be able to cover breaking news without a teleprompter, conduct live interviews on issues of local interest, and represent the news station in a positive manner by being involved in the local community. This is a great opportunity for a journalist looking for an entry-level anchoring position, who has strong work ethic, excellent time-management skills, and the desire work with an award-winning news team.

General Responsibilities:

  • Anchoring a newscast which also requires assisting with producing, checking scripts, and contributing content.
  • Reporting breaking news events happening live locally and/or nationally and scheduling/conducting live interviews.
  • Ability to produce, present, and technically direct unique content every day that will broadcast on multiple platforms.
  • Ability to turn content generated on OTT platforms into stories that can be used on air, web, and social media.
  • Must be able to multi-task and juggle technical skills while reporting and anchoring live.
  • Works on special projects, including investigative reporting and long-form features.
  • Assists with other newsroom duties as directed by management.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule and hours that could change depending on the needs of the news team.

Qualifications:

  • A BA/BS degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field is required for this position.
  • Prior professional experience working in news media is preferred.
  • Strong professional social media skills.
  • Excellent communication and organizational/scheduling skills.
  • Solid technical and computer skills, with the ability to shoot, edit, write, and technically direct content independently.
  • A valid driver’s license and good driving record.

Application Instructions:
Come join our dynamic team, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now"

To apply for this job please visit gray.tv.

Listing Expires: August 20, 2022
Major(s): Journalism, Media Production, Management, and Technology