News Anchor

WJLA-TV | Arlington, VA

Posted Date 6/28/2020
Description

ABC7-DC is looking for a dynamic full-time News Anchor. In addition to being an outstanding journalist with a great personality, you need to be a team leader. Our anchors are leaders who participate in the planning of our shows and produce content regularly. A competitive passion to win and openness to innovation is mandatory! Our winning candidate will be someone who embraces social media and knows how to consistently engage with the audience. Collaboration is a big part of this role!

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong Leadership skills
  • Smooth/pleasant delivery
  • Strong writing skills and news judgment
  • Exemplary communication skills
  • Ability to exhibit great energy and positivity
  • Ability to execute during breaking news events and add context
  • The ability to demonstrate enterprise reporting and creativity in story-telling

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • You must have at least 5 years of on-air experience
  • Live commercial television experience is a must
  • Strong "in-the-field and live" skills
  • You must be a self-starter who can generate his or her own story ideas daily
  • Ability to work under deadline and on a flexible schedule is required
  • Exceptional written communications skills using a conversational writing style
  • Strong editorial judgment and a proven ethical foundation

While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel

 

To apply, please visit www.sbgi.net

 

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

 

About Us
Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
 
About the Team
The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: 100% company-paid life and disability, 401K match, employee stock plan, education reimbursement, and the ability to design your own comprehensive benefit package to suit you and your family’s every need. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk.
Type
Full-time

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