Full Time Job

Weekend Anchor / Reporter

Nexstar

Denver, CO 07-07-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Are you a rockstar on the anchor desk? Someone who delivers news with accuracy, urgency, and impact?

Are you a creative storyteller that's good at tracking down and digging out exclusive news in your market?

Are you ready to take your talent to the next level, in a vibrant city with a fantastic work-life balance?

KDVR/KWGN, the Nexstar-owned FOX/CW duopoly in Denver, Colorado, is seeking an experienced news anchor/reporter to co-anchor with Kim Posey on weekend evening newscasts. We are looking for an authentic, dynamic, engaging talent who can connect with an audience on all platforms. You should be a newsroom leader who is a self-starter, a good newsroom citizen and an advocate for the target viewer. We are looking for an experienced anchor who thrives on bringing value to our local audience, drives important and breaking news and does quality in-depth reporting.

The ideal candidate will have solid news judgment, strong reporting skills, and the ability to tell memorable stories. You must have a track record of enterprising stories and winning the day.

Responsibilities
• Conversational anchor skills, ability to adlib with ease and connect audiences through professionalism and personality
• Covers ''day-of'' news in accordance with station brand initiatives and audience content priorities
• Works with producers and writers to improve newscasts
• Engage with audience on all relevant digital platforms
• Represents station at public events

Pay & Benefits
• Salary Range: $105k+
• Comprehensive benefits package including group health & dental, paid time off, 401(k) and more.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r0weqm-3-236-28-137-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Nexstar

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.