KIAH, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a morning news Anchor to work in our Houston location.
The Anchor will be an experienced journalist who can handle major news, breaking news and is a proven leader with editorial content and viewers.
This person must be assertive in the newsroom and work cohesively with management and crew staff. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for KIAH, the station websites and social media.
Anchor live morning newscasts produced by the station
Evaluate news leads and pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
Contribute, write and/or proofread stories on assigned broadcasts
Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis
Participate in station community and promotional events
Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
Perform other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
7+ years Anchor/Reporter experience
Strong on-air presentation; must be credible, personable and passionate
Perform duties and make decisions under extreme pressure
Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to work a flexible schedule including early mornings and holidays
Must be willing to submit to a background check
Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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