Full Time Job

News Anchor / Multimedia Journalist

WPTA

Fort Wayne, IN 09-02-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
About WPTA:

WPTA TV is northeast Indiana's most honored broadcaster. Our commitment to quality journalism has been recognized with multiple National Edward R. Murrow Awards, regional Emmy Awards and the highest honors form the Indiana Broadcasters Association. Our team produces 41 hours of news each week across our ABC and NBC channels and is committed to local, in-depth special programming that airs in addition to traditional newscasts. WPTA is part of Gray Television, a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations across the United States.

Job Summary/Description:

WPTA has an immediate opening for a passionate Anchor/Multimedia Journalist to join our award-winning team

We want a creative storyteller who will fight for the lead story and showcase his or her work on multiple platforms every day, including television, web, mobile and social media. The ideal candidate must have a strong desire for news, with the ability to handle breaking news and live shots with confidence and ease.

Qualifications/Requirements:
• This is the perfect job for an ambitious, motivated journalist looking to jump start their career as an Anchor. This is not a job for someone who expects ''down time.'' The successful candidate will have proven skills to develop sources, work a beat, and have solid writing and editing skills. Responsibilities include producing late weekend newscasts.

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'', we encourage you to upload your resume and cover letter

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r7e98q-3-238-132-225-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WPTA

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.