Full Time Job

News Anchor


Tyler, TX 09-20-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
News Anchor - KLTV


About KLTV:

KLTV is the dominant station in the Tyler/Longview, TX area of East Texas. We are an ABC affiliate and have been #1 by every ratings measure, uninterrupted in every newscast for 25+ years. We also have a very powerful, dominant digital presence in the market. We are a leader in the industry in digital innovation and digital products--operating and populating eight different apps and producing a nationally recognized, innovative, 18-hour a day live streaming news service from our newsroom on OTT, desktop and on our mobile apps.

We have our own doppler radar, fully-equipped storm chasing vehicle and news chopper. Modern facility. Top notch equipment. Experienced News Managers. Positive, encouraging workplace with an emphasis on teaching job skills and journalism. Dominant station preparing for the future in a very powerful company in this industry. We believe we are among the best TV stations in the country.

Job Summary/Description:

We are looking for a talented, creative Weekend Morning Anchor who will work with another Producer to work on the #1 weekend morning show in East Texas. This position also reports live three mornings a week on our weekday morning newscast, Good Morning East Texas and fills in as an anchor on weekday mornings when needed.

Duties and responsibilities include (but not limited to) the following:
- Anchor Good Morning East Texas Weekend
- Co-Produce Good Morning East Texas Weekend
- Edit portions of the newscast
- Report on Good Morning East Texas three weekdays each week
- Fill-in anchor on Good Morning East Texas weekdays when needed

• College degree in Journalism related field is strongly preferred. Experience in a commercial TV station or strong college program is a major plus. Must have strong writing, organizational skills and excellent communication skills. Must be able to work under deadline pressure. Must work well with news makers, contacts, viewing public and others. Required to work weekends and some holidays.

Qualified, interested applicants may go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r702zq-3-238-90-95-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.