Full Time Job

Evening News Anchor

WGEM

Quincy, IL 11-02-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
About WGEM:

Known for journalistic excellence, WGEM News has won National Edward R. Murrow Awards, multiple Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, Regional Emmy® Awards, and is the recipient of dozens of state broadcasters' association awards in Illinois, Iowa and Missouri each year.

Job Summary/Description:

The dominant #1 NBC affiliate in Quincy, Illinois, seeks an Evening Anchor to complement an established female anchor.

The station seeks a hands-on experienced journalist who works closely with producers and reporters to develop content for our broadcast and digital platforms. In addition to anchoring newscasts, this position includes editorial oversight, reporting and some producing.

Qualification/Requirements:
- Four year college degree with significant news gathering and writing experience required.
- Ability to work on an unsupervised basis while in the field covering news events.
- Ability to demonstrate personal characteristics such as professionalism, persuasiveness and aggressiveness which are necessary for effective news writing.
- Prior experience using news computer software programs.

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now''

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gkw5mk-54-144-55-253-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WGEM

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.