WSMV-TV is looking for a News Anchor/reporter who is great at both covering news - and uncovering news - for a shop that truly values enterprise reporting. Your reel should demonstrate that you
are journalistically and creatively ambitious, have superior writing and live skills, and are great at explaining complicated stories clearly and experienced as a fill in on the anchor desk. You'll work with a large staff of talented photojournalists and a large number of major-market tools to make those stories shine.
The News Anchor/Reporter develops newscasts which will attract the
largest available audience to the stationís newscasts. This position works with Producer to create the newscast. The News Anchor/Reporter
covers news in the field, writes stories and edits and/or rewrites copy when
needed. The work performed is for all media platforms and initiatives,
including on-air, website, app and social media.
newscasts. Covers news stories. Writes and edits news copy. Edits video on Avid computer system.
with Producer to create newscasts, teasers and promos.
with News Director, Managing Editor and Producers to plan and prepare for
special event coverage.
interviews and makes personal appearances on behalf of the station.
Nashville - 37209
Bachelorís degree and 2-3 yearsí experience as a local news reporter in broadcast television.
Photography and editing experience a plus.
Must be willing to work long and/or unusual hours as schedules and events
dictate, including nights, weekends, and holidays.
Must be comfortable in an intense, deadline-driven environment. We're looking for a true team player who is very comfortable serving multiple newscasts and multiple digital platforms at the same time.
Ability to blend words and video into interesting and
informative television news stories.Must be a skilled communicator with ability to connect with
a diverse audience.Ability to assimilate information quickly. Ability to compile and summarize information
into a clear, concise and understandable presentation. Ability to conduct
meaningful and interesting interviews.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and always on the lookout for bright, creative talent to be part of the Meredith team. Visit us today at: http://www.meredith.com/viewjobopenings
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