News for WSMV
Nashville, Tennessee

posted on December 21, 2020

job posting:

Position/Title: Anchor/Reporter Details: 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 station’s 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. 55% Anchors newscasts. Covers news stories. Writes and edits news copy. Edits video on Avid computer system. 20% Works with Producer to create newscasts, teasers and promos. 15% Works with News Director, Managing Editor and Producers to plan and prepare for special event coverage. 10% Conducts interviews and makes personal appearances on behalf of the station. Vacancy Type: Full Time Date Posted: 12/21/2020 Closing Date: 1/21/2021 City: Nashville - 37209 State: Tennessee Experience: Bachelor’s degree and 2-3 years’ experience as a local news reporter in broadcast television. Requirements: 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. Additional Information: JR09068 Contact: We are always on the lookout for bright, creative talent to be part of the Meredith team. Visit us today at: Apply Online URL: Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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expires on 02/19/2021