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Anchor

Tribune Company
Huntsville, AL
  • Job Code
    2019-48885
  • Jobs Rated
    213th
Anchor in Huntsville, Alabama | Careers at AL-Huntsville;200 Holmes Avenue (WHNT)
  • Anchor

    Location US-AL-Huntsville
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/21/2019 9:57 PM)
    Job ID
    2019-48885
    Category
    News
  • Overview

    Reports to: News Director

     

    WHNT, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Anchor in our Huntsville location.

     

    The Anchor will be an experienced journalist who can handle major news, breaking news and is a proven leader with editorial content and viewers.   This person must be assertive in the newsroom and work cohesively with management and crew staff.  This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WHNT, the station websites and social media.

    Responsibilities

    • Anchor regularly scheduled newscasts produced by the station
    • Evaluate news leads and pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings; participate in the editorial process
    • Contribute, write and/or proofread stories on assigned broadcasts
    • Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis
    • Participate in station community and promotional events
    • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
    • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
    • Perform other duties as assigned

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree pred; equivalent experience required
    • 3-5 years reporting & anchoring experience
    • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
    • Knowledge of social media/online platforms
    • Knowledge of how to file FOIAs and open records requests pred
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

     

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