Job Details

Nexstar Broadcasting Inc. Job Bank Posting

Organization:
Department:
News
Employment Type:
Full Time
Location:
Richmond, VA
Job Position Title:
News Anchor
Times Viewed
42
Job Description:
The News Anchor serves as the primary presenter of news stories and other content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: • Presents news stories and other content for all platforms. • Ensures that all news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality. • Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner. • Produces newscasts and communicates clear direction with team members. • Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating news programming and other content. • Acts as a field reporter as assigned. • Conducts interviews with news personnel and others. • Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsrooms situations as required. • Participates in promotional activities including public appearances. • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned. • Edits video clips as assigned. • Writes content for the website and other eMedia platforms. • Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites. Work Experience and education required for position: • Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience. • Minimum five years’ experience in news reporting or anchoring. • Excellent news judgment with an expansive knowledge of local and national current events, history, news makers and issues. • Is a newsroom leader helping to identify the developmental needs of others and to coach, mentor or otherwise help others to improve their knowledge or skills. • Proficiency with social media, computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment. • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously. • Ability to effectively listen to fully understand problems and communicate with a team to shape a solution. • Valid driver’s license with a good driving record. Please go to: www.nexstar.tv to access all career opportunities for WRIC-TV and Nexstar Media Group, Inc. WRIC-TV is an equal opportunity employer.
Expiration Date:
7/12/2018

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