Full Time Job

Lifestyle Show Host

FOX-59

Indianapolis, IN 05-24-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
WXIN-TV, FOX59 in Indianapolis, IN is searching for a host for our hour-long Lifestyle Show. The style of the show is segment and interview-based, highlighting events and unique storytelling here in Central Indiana. The skillset we are looking for will require strong ad-libbing and interview skills. A college degree in broadcasting or related major is preferred with at least 2-3 years' experience. Familiarity with ENPS and Adobe Premier Editing System is a plus.

The Lifestyle Show Host is responsible for hosting a program, conducting in-studio interview segments, and participating in on-location segments as scheduled.
• Provide daily on-camera contributions to a daily television show
• Assisting Producer with writing show segments and booking future segments
• Interviewing show guests/clients both in-studio and on location
• Collecting information, video, or photos at remote locations for post-production
• Greeting and assisting guests during show preparations.
• Researching show topics and developing questions for guests in coordination with Producer
• Assisting sales on presentations including meeting with clients
• Participating in events –either station-sponsored or others – to promote the show
• Maintaining a show social media account and assist with all online content as directed by the Producer

Requirements & Skills:
• Bachelor's degree in film, photography, television, news, or related field, or equivalent professional experience
• Proven experience as a host or on-air personality
• Ability to prioritize and address multiple projects with varying production timelines
• Must be energetic, positive, and great in a team environment
• Must be a highly motivated self-starter, able to work well alone and as part of a team
• Excellent communication and organizational skills

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r0yjne-35-170-64-36-42 in your application.

Company Profile
FOX-59

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.