Full Time Job

News Anchor / Reporter


Chicago, IL 11-15-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
WGN is looking for an anchor for the top-rated WGN Midday News, who will also report for later newscasts.

• Present news in a clear and concise manner, while upholding the station's high journalistic standards
• Involvement with every aspect of the broadcasts, including breaking news and live interviews on a variety of topics
• Work with producers on segment ideas, and help with writing and proofreading scripts
• Use various social media platforms to engage with the audience and provide updates to news stories
• Available to report on a daily basis
• Enterprise and develop stories regularly

• Bachelor's degree in communication or journalism, or related degree
• 5 years of television reporting and anchoring experience, including top 10-market experience
• Strong on-air presentation, with the right combination of personality, news judgment, and experience
• Excellent attitude and communication skills

Must submit a resume and link to online reel.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g4w77z-54-211-101-93-42 in your application.

Company Profile

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.