AM ANCHOR

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.

Responsibilities

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

Qualifications

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

To apply for this job please visit MediaLine.com

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