News Anchor

News for WGN-TV
Chicago, Illinois

posted on June 14, 2020

job posting:

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing! WGN-TV is searching for a credible, experienced, and engaging news anchor for the Evening and Late News. 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 *Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsrooms situations as required *Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites *Participates in promotional activities including public appearances *Performs special projects and other duties as assigned Requirements/Skills *Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field *Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required *Minimum five years experience in news reporting or anchoring *Superior on-air presence *Excellent news judgment with an expansive knowledge of local and national current events, history, newsmakers and issues If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us! Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 197 full power stations (including partner stations) in 115 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation. Nexstar’s platform delivers exceptional local content and network programming to inform and entertain viewers, while providing premium, scalable local advertising opportunities for advertisers and brands across all screens and devices. Learn more at EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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expires on 09/10/2020