Anchor

Agency:
PHL-TV
Area:
Talent
Posted:
09.12.18
Details:
WPHL-TV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has a wonderful opening for an Anchor to work in our Philadelphia location.
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
City:
Philadelphia – 19131
Experience:

  • Degree in Journalism, Mass Communications or a combination of equivalent experience as a television journalist.
  • 2+ years experience anchoring newscasts at in a television station
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of newsroom computer systems and editing
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

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Requirements:
The successful candidate for this role will:

  • Deliver news-related stories to the market, familiarizing yourself with the script in order to read it well and conversationally on air during multi-hour morning show
  • Prepare and write copy for newscast and web
  • Write news information for the station’s internet website, social media, and other enterprises as required
  • Review and scrutinize the copy written by less senior reporters and MMJ’s to prepare the story for air
  • Involvement in community events as directed by the station (As needed)
  • Fill in for other anchors to cover vacation and other time off (As needed)
  • This position may occasionally be called on to provide special reports for the newscasts (As needed)
  • Ability to ad lib during both breaking news situations, and for lighter talk segments.
  • Stay up to date on what’s trending both locally and nationally
  • Interact with guests both live in studio and live on location in the field
Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com
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