WEEK seeking Morning News Anchor
Morning News Anchor
Highly successful, legacy station has a rare opening for main morning co-anchor.
Must be a standout leading anchor for multiple newscasts, excel at breaking news, initiate enterprise stories and produce content for multiple platforms. Must understand and implement station’s research based goals and be fully engaged in the use of social media and web content. The successful candidate will help lead station’s community involvement activities.
Anchor newscasts and special reports
Contribute, write and/or proofread stories
Post content using social media platforms
Produce newscasts when necessary
Participate in station community related partnerships
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 8/31/2019
City: East Peoria, Illinois
Candidates should have a proven track record in anchoring, producing and reporting. Strong communication skills are required. All applicants must have a minimum of 2 years of experience.
• Bachelor’s degree in journalism preferred
• Good attitude and team player
• Strong on-air presentation - must be credible and personable
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
WEEK-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.