Anchor Reporter

Anchor for KSDK
St Louis, Missouri

posted on June 08, 2017

job posting:

Details: Channel 5 has an immediate opening for an Anchor/Reporter who will embrace KSDK’s standard of news reporting, storytelling and investigative excellence while boldly advancing the 5 OYS brand across multiple platforms. Anchor/Reporters have a passion for people, are community-oriented and understand they make a difference every single day. They are team players, newsroom leaders, willing to do whatever it takes to get the latest and best story, and impactful information disseminated to our community. Responsibilities: Gather and investigate story ideas with the goal of developing engaging, innovative, and original content for television, mobile and social media platforms Use social listening tools and independent sources to identify consumer driven content Write, shoot, edit and post daily stories on, mobile and social media platforms including attaching images and streaming video Anchor newscasts and fill-in as needed Use editorial judgement to help determine content of newscasts Work with Producer and co-Anchors to produce unique, fast-paced newscasts. Write in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner. Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance newscasts and stories Become familiar with the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories Present on-air news events in a concise, accurate and engaging manner Interview news subjects and research for facts and credibility Develop news sources for general assignment and special areas of interest Participate in community outreach events on behalf of the station Perform other tasks as required by News Director or News Content Manager We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace. Vacancy Type: Full Time Date Posted: 6/7/2017 Closing Date: 9/29/2017 City: St. Louis - 63101 State: Missouri URL: Experience: 5 Year(s) Requirements: Degree in Journalism, Mass Communication or related field Minimum 5 years news Anchor/Reporting experience Demonstrate the tenets of professional Journalism Deliver accurate content and reports Excellent on-camera communicator with top notch interviewing reporting skills (live and taped) Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time sensitive deadlines Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events Excellent, creative presentation and writing skills Demonstrated use of multi-platform media for news gathering, disseminating and community engagement A keen eye for creative production as well as editing video Knowledge of ENPS, Adobe Premiere and Axis graphics a plus Reel must be included for consideration. About TEGNA: TEGNA

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expires on 09/05/2017