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News Anchor / MMJ

WNEM

Saginaw, MI 01-31-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
News Anchor / MMJ - WNEM

NEWS ANCHOR/MMJ (W/END) - WNEM

About WNEM:

At WNEM, it is our job and inherent desire to be the best local television station in the Mid- Michigan market and the #1 digital platform across the state , region and the country. We are committed to the highest standards of excellence in our local news, entertainment, information and public service programming.

We have the top rated news station plus broadcast website. We are a Midsize market with opportunity to grow. We are a self-starting team driven for success with unique selling opportunities for a creative seller. Essential to that effort is a foundation of honesty and integrity - qualities which help us earn and build trust with our viewers, co-workers and business partners.

Job Summary/Description:

WNEM is recruiting for an exceptional Anchor/MMJ to join our team. The successful candidate will anchor weekend newscasts on a regular basis. The WNEM Anchor/MMJ researches, writes, reports, shoots video and edits news material for television newscasts and all WNEM news platforms. This includes writing and posting daily on all digital platforms, including social media. This position coordinates with a team of multi- media producers to deliver compelling and promotable content. The Anchor/MMJ contributes live shots utilizing microwave, satellite and other technology for feeding stories to Content Center. This individual will be called upon to represent WNEM in public in a professional and courteous manner.

Serves as anchor for weekend newscasts. Presents content from news set and live in the field at the scene of breaking news and special events. Writes and copy edits news content for maximum viewer appeal, comprehension, impact and clarity. Delivers content in an energetic and compelling manner. Displays leadership skills in support of news management goals and audience management strategies. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Qualifications/Requirements:
• Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications or related field, or equivalent training and/or experience. At least two years experience in broadcast journalism. Experience as newscast anchor and lead story reporter preferred.

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

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gpvjxo-3-236-146-28-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WNEM

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.