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Anchor

Tribune Company
Richmond, VA
  • Job Code
    2019-49458
  • Jobs Rated
    213th
Anchor in Richmond, Virginia | Careers at VA-Richmond;3301 W Broad Street (WTVR)
  • Anchor

    Location US-VA-Richmond
    Posted Date 2 months ago(5/14/2019 2:26 PM)
    Job ID
    2019-49458
    Category
    News
  • Overview

    WTVR-CBS 6 in Richmond is looking for a dynamic, passionate and experienced anchor who has a delivery style and presence which will attract and retain viewers.  The ideal candidate will deliver live reports in the studio and the field in a poised, authoritative, credible and conversational manner. The anchor’s primary purpose is daily anchoring which includes working closely with producers and reporters to ensure stories are accurately written and presented.  We are looking for an anchor and newsroom leader who will be involved in the daily process, asking questions and presenting story ideas that impact our community. They must possess the ability to work cohesively and effectively with others in a team environment. Ideal candidate will also maintain appropriate visibility in the community and positively represent the station.  WTVR is committed to compelling and relevant storytelling, winning 17 regional EMMY awards last year, including for the top honor of Overall Excellence and eight regional Edward R. Murrow awards.

     

    Responsibilities

    • Strong Command of the Anchor Desk
    • Present scripts with clarity, energy and audience engagement
    • Exceptional On-Air Communication Ability
    • Ability to Cover Breaking News in a LIVE Setting, including occasional field anchoring and reporting
    • Excellent writing skills and interpersonal skills
    • Write and copy edit assigned scripts in newscasts
    • Involvement and engagement in all social media platforms
    • Make appearances at community events, social and civic groups and schools
    • Enhance stories by providing insight and perspective
    • Ability to think quickly and respond appropriately in high pressure situations
    •  Respond to breaking news and other urgent newsroom situations as required

    Qualifications

    Minimum of three years anchoring or reporting/anchoring experience. Please send resume, ences and a recent reel to WTVR-CBS 6 News Director, Sheryl Barnhouse sbarnhouse@wtvr.com. EOE. No phone calls please.

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