Weekend Anchor/Multimedia Journalist

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WKTV NewsChannel 2

Description:

WKTV NewsChannel 2, the dominant NBC, CBS, and CW affiliate in Utica, New York, is in search of a weekend anchor/producer and multimedia journalist. The successful candidate will anchor and produce the station’s weekend evening newscasts and report during the week. Must be able produce a newscast, shoot/edit video, and publish content to the station’s online outlets. Must be self-reliant and able to oversee news coverage. Excellent writing skills, a smooth on-air presence, and an understanding of digital journalism are a must. A minimum one year of professional anchoring experience is required.

Skill requirements:

Must be proficient in broadcast producing, writing, videography, and non-linear editing. Must be social media savvy and skilled in writing for online publication. Must be able to lift and carry professional camera gear. Must have clean driving record. Must be able to work flexible shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays. Must have a college degree in journalism or communications, or equivalent professional experience.

WKTV is an equal-opportunity employer.

To apply for this job email your details to smcmurray@wktv.com