About the Job
Morning News – Anchor/Reporter – WTOC Information
Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 86 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.
WTOC-TV is the Gray Television-owned CBS affiliate in Savannah Georgia, servicing 20 counties in the South Georgia Coastal Empire and three counties in the South Carolina Lowcountry.
WTOC-TV, the dominant CBS affiliate in Savannah, GA, is seeking an experienced anchor/reporter to join our morning team. The right candidate will not only love local news, but have a positive attitude, a hard work ethic, excel at writing for both broadcast and digital platforms, and be a team player. Applicant must also have superior editorial judgement, the ability to enterprise stories, be capable of communicating effectively with audience and staff, and have proven leadership abilities. This position also includes anchoring and turning content for our lifestyle news program called Morning Break. This is not a “traditional old-school” morning anchoring opportunity. Please only apply if you are looking to both anchor and turn unique content on a weekly basis.
GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES (not limited to:)
-Co-Anchor our 2.5 hour morning newscasts.
-Co-Anchor our 1 hour lifestyle news show called Morning Break.
-Turn at least 2 pieces a week for Morning Break.
-Assist in developing morning coverage plans.
-Fill-in on other newscasts as needed.
-Editing own content.
-Writing digital versions of broadcast stories.
-Will be trained on how to shoot, though normally will have a photographer to work with.
-Assist in special projects.
At least 4 years of reporting and anchoring experience at a commercial television station required. College degree in journalism or related field. Drug screen and MVR check required.
Please apply online, search WTOC and attach resume.
Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
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