Reporter/Anchor

Albany, NY - Posted on: Monday 05/09/16

Description

POSTING DATE:   May 04, 2016       
JOB#:   13-16
JOB TITLE:   Reporter/Anchor           
COMPANY:   WNYT, News/Weather/Sports
SCHEDULE:  

Will vary

STATUS:   Full Time, Hourly
DUTIES:  


Conceive, gather, compile and present news stories for daily newscasts.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


  • Generate story ideas
  • Gather, write and edit vo's, vo/sot's and packages
  • Present news stories live from the field
  • Anchor newscasts when asked
  • Cultivate and maintain news contacts in the community
  • Generate and report special in-depth reports

Qualifications


Candidate must be a good writer and dynamic story teller.  Minimum three years experience working in a broadcast news operation as a reporter and anchor.  You must be aggressive in finding and pursuing good stories and be able to tell them live with passion and creativity.  You must be comfortable covering everything, from politics to breaking news and in-depth reports.  You must be ethical, fair and have sound news judgment. You must be a high energy, positive team player.  Must have a valid driver's license and a safe driving history as determined by the Company.  Driving record will be checked.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:  


The following physical requirements are typical, but not inclusive:  Sight, hearing and manual dexterity required to operate newsroom equipment.  Standing and walking is frequent.  Some lifting and carrying of moderately heavy equipment will occur.  Some outside work is expected in all weather conditions.

 
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http://wnyt.com/article/10124/
Job# 13-16
Albany, NY
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