News Anchor / Reporter (Weekends)
Location: Bristol, VA
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WCYB-TV, located in Bristol TN/VA, seeks a Weekend News Anchor/Reporter with strong communication, teamwork and leadership skills to join our #1 news operation.
Qualified applicants should have at least two years reporting and anchoring experience. You must have superb on-camera skills as an anchor and reporter that complement exceptional writing and storytelling abilities. We are looking for a team player; someone who is an exemplary newsroom citizen – a leader who will lead by example. This includes functioning as a “Brand Ambassador” for our news product. Your understanding and mastery of our brand and mission will be reflected in the newscast content, along with your story selection as a reporter. You must have a “Digital First” mentality and a mastery of social media skills. We also want someone who will be a presence in our community to represent the station personally and professionally.
The winning candidate will be able to demonstrate enterprise reporting and creativity in story-telling. Exemplary communication skills and previous experience working in a team environment are a must. You will be required to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet and social networks, along with performing other duties as assigned by the news managers. Ability to work under deadline and on a flexible schedule that will include evenings and/or weekends is required.
This is NOT an entry-level position. You must have 2-4 years on-air experience. If you have the required experience and skills, please apply online. In addition, include a link of your latest work or send your reel to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] or to the below address:
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