Full Time Job

News Anchor

FOX-43

Portsmouth, VA 05-10-2022
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
WAVY-TV 10 / WVBT FOX 43 is searching for an ambitious and dedicated news anchor. You'll join the number one team in the Norfolk, Virginia market. WAVY has a reputation for winning breaking news coverage, using top shelf technology and resources like the only helicopter in the market, and for getting people answers through our 10 On Your Side reporting.

We are looking for someone who actively engages in all tenets of journalism, especially the call to serve the public. This anchor will be asked to field anchor, report, break news stories and handle long-form content when necessary. You will be responsible for generating sources, enterprising story ideas, and follow-ups. ''Digital First'' thinking is a must. The ability to shoot and edit your own stories is a plus.

Experience: 3-5 years of experience anchoring newscasts at a commercial station is required.

The successful candidate will have strong command of all aspects of anchoring; demonstrates strong news judgment; and is a proven team leader. The successful candidate must demonstrate the desire to put journalistic skills such as newsgathering, writing, interviewing, and ethical decision-making into practice daily.
Overnights, nights, and weekends may be required; candidate must be willing and able to work any and all shifts.

To be considered for this job you must apply online at https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. No calls. Pre-employment background & DMV check.

To be considered for this job you must apply online. Please remember to upload a copy of your cover letter and resume and include links to your demo reel in your resume or cover letter.

No calls.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g349xn-34-204-174-110-42 in your application.

Company Profile
FOX-43

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.