Weekend Anchor/Reporter - Job #2-14
Posted at: 04/02/2013 9:41 AM
Updated at: 02/28/2014 8:58 AM
Applicant must have previous experience in television anchoring and reporting at a commercial television station.
The ideal candidate has the ability to take the story beyond the basic facts and dig for the hidden details.
Quick and effective decision making, live ad-libbing and maintaining performance under extreme pressure.
We are looking for a person with a positive attitude who knows how to be a team player.
Must be flexible to work any assigned shift including nights, weekends, holidays; and extended hours.
Must have a valid driver's license and a safe driving history as determined by the Company. Driving record will be checked.
Daily news reporting, including live coverage of breaking events.
Assist in selecting stories for broadcast, researching, writing and gathering newscast and web content.
Anchoring on a scheduled basis.
Maintain extensive community contacts and awareness of local and national current events.
Provide newsroom leadership and contribute to overall team effort.
Maintain appropriate and strict standards regarding wardrobe, hair, cosmetics and grooming as directed by management.
Shoot, write, edit, post to web and social media.
*Please submit a demo tape in DVD format or a demo reel link of your on-air experience along with your resume and cover letter.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions. Must be able to stand for long periods of time. Must be able to work in extreme weather conditions.
HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
191 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14604
Fax: (585) 454-7433
No Telephone Calls Please
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