Anchor I, News

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Job Title
Anchor I, News

Education
Bachelor’s Degree

Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)

Location
Nexstar – WTNH – New Haven, CT 06510 US (Primary)

Category
News

Job Type
Full-time

Job Description
Anchor/Reporter
Deliver newscasts accurately, clearly and concisely and in an engaging manner.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
* Evaluate news leads and tips to develop story ideas. Gather and verify accurate information regarding articles through interviews, remark as well as research.
* Build network of sources who supply information that allows the Company to stay ahead of its competitors.
* Present compelling, clear, creative and accurate live shots.
* Organize material and write articles based on the details and information obtained.
* Use various social platforms to give updates as well as news stories to the public. Specialized

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
* Solid vocal delivery, camera presence, and clear enunciation.
* Strong reporting skills.
* Understand importance of social media.
* Excellent reading, writing, spelling, grammar and organizational skills.
* Promotes teamwork and maintains attitude of cooperation with all station personnel.

Experience:
Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Communication/Journalism or related degree required (equivalent years of experience may substitute for education); plus (3) years television anchoring or reporting experience required. Training/Equipment: Operate newsroom computer systems. Work Environment/Physical Requirements: High stress environment with deadline pressures. Some travel will be required.

Requirements:
NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

To apply for this position go to the Nexstar Media Group Career Portal.