Full Time Job

Anchor / MMJ


Shreveport, LA 08-28-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Anchor / MMJ - KSLA


About KSLA:

KSLA News 12 is the aggressive, National Edward R. Murrow award-winning CBS affiliate serving the region known as the ArkLaTex. The station is the market's leader in timely and accurate reporting of breaking news, investigative journalism, award-winning storytelling and First Alert Weather. KSLA News 12 serves its community on all on-air, digital and mobile platforms embracing the innovation of the industry. In the center of the ArkLaTex is the Shreveport/Bossier City metroplex where the best of Louisiana, Texas and Arkansas culture is combined to create a vibrant and comfortable lifestyle.

Job Summary/Description:

If you're a reporter looking for your first anchor role, this might be the position for you. KSLA NEWS 12 is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic journalist to anchor our weekend newscasts and tell the stories of our community. The successful candidate should have solid editorial judgment and excel in breaking news situations. We want journalists who search for stories and seek answers for our audience. Applicants should have at least two years of multi-platform reporting experience. Producing skill set is a plus.

Duties/Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
• Anchor assigned newscasts
• Assist producer in building shows
• Strong journalistic ethics, news judgment, and decision-making
• Effective communicator with viewers and staff
• Develop sources and present and turn story ideas that resonate with our research and audience
• Shoot, write, and edit compelling coverage for all platforms
• Use digital and social media to find, develop, tell stories, and engage with our audience
• Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize assignments

• At least 2 years of multi-platform reporting, shooting, and editing experience is preferred. A college degree in journalism or equivalent is required.

Qualified, interested applicants may go to, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter, and references

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

KSLA-TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus prior by the first workday.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-reyxn8-44-197-111-121-42 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.