On-Camera TV Host

Production for WGN-TV
Chicago, Illinois

posted on May 02, 2023

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WGN-TV seeks a highly-motivated, on-camera TV personality to host for a new daytime program. The ideal candidate must bring an engaging, creative approach to a daily, live show. The on-camera personality, along with the show’s producers, will work together to create content for the show. Content will include both editorial and some advertorial. Daily duties include hosting a live show, on-camera field production, voiceovers, writing, blogging and working with clients. The ideal candidate will be able to succeed in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment. The candidate will also be able to work both independently and as part of a team. Minimum of three years on-air reporting and/or anchoring experience, along with superior ad-lib interviewing skills, are also required. Knowledge of Chicago is a must. If you are interested in joining the team, please apply online. Must join AFTRA. Nexstar Media Group (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers and advertisers through its traditional media, digital and mobile media platforms. Its wholly owned operating subsidiary, Nexstar Inc., consists of three divisions: Broadcasting, Digital, and Networks. The Broadcasting Division operates, programs, or provides sales and other services to 200 television stations and related digital multicast signals reaching 116 markets or approximately 68% of all U.S. television households (reflecting the FCC’s UHF discount). The division’s portfolio includes primary affiliates of NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX, MyNetworkTV and The CW. The Digital Division operates 122 local websites and 316 mobile apps offering hyper-local content and verticals for consumers and advertisers, allowing audiences to choose where, when and how they access content and creating new revenue opportunities for the company. The Networks Division operates WGN America, a growing national general entertainment cable network and the home of NewsNation, multicast network Antenna TV, and WGN Radio in Chicago. Nexstar also owns a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network, a top tier cable asset. For more information, please visit www.nexstar.tv. EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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