News Anchor

News for Gray TV / WMBF News
Myrtle Beach-Florence, South Carolina

posted on October 21, 2020

job posting:

WMBF in beautiful Myrtle Beach, SC is seeking a News Anchor for our Morning Newscast. The select candidate should be a newsroom leader and help with story generation and reporting as needed. This position requires a person who is digital savvy and can engage with viewers on-air and online. The select candidate must be a team player. The journalist must be excellent on-camera with strong editorial judgement, strong live reporting, and interviewing skills. The anchor may also turn day of stories as well as produce impactful long-form journalism. Investigative skills are a plus. We are looking for a passionate leader to join our experienced, talented, and award-winning team. General Responsibilities: • Anchor newscasts as assigned • Present stories calmly and clearly and in a live capacity • Develop and produce relevant, enterprise and breaking stories for multiple platforms • Write broadcast & digital news stories that are professionally complete and compelling • Appear at promotional functions • Use our editing and photography tools to produce short and long-form journalism • Develop news sources for morning show segments, general assignment and specials • Operate news equipment in a safe, professional manner • Support news promotion • Contribute regularly to news coverage • Perform duties as assigned Requirements • Minimum 3-5 years anchor/reporter experience • College degree or equivalent job experience in a journalism-related field • Leadership skills • Exceptional news judgment • Professional knowledge of news operations are required • Strong and engaging on-air skills to produce memorable live shows • Strong social media optimizer utilizing Facebook, Twitter and Instagram • Knowledge of non-linear editing systems • Be calm and cool under pressure & deadlines • Great organizational skills Please apply online at and attach resume.

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expires on 01/19/2021