NEWS ANCHOR/ MMJ – WGGB

NEWS ANCHOR/ MMJ – WGGB

  • Full Time
  • Springfield
  • August 5, 2024

Website Gray Television

Description:

Western Mass News is searching for a hard news, enterprising Anchor/Multimedia Journalist to join our award-winning team. We are looking for a journalist who excels at uncovering, not just covering, news. The ideal candidate must thrive in a fast-paced, breaking news-first environment. This position will serve as co-anchor of our Weekday AM newscasts and help spearhead our in-depth reporting stories.

Responsibilities:

Duties/Responsibilities include (but not limited to):
  • Co-anchor our Weekday AM newscasts
  • Fill-in anchor for our Weekday Noon newscasts
  • One of our station's in-depth reporters, responsible for a minimum of one in-depth story per week
  • Candidate works with Executive Producer to enterprise in-depth stories from start to finish, setting up interviews, writing, and presenting story
  • Cover Breaking News in the field when called upon
  • Able to work independently and as a team

Requirements:

Qualifications/Requirements:
  • A college degree and some professional experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Western Massachusetts and New England is also a plus
  • Energetic self-starter
  • Strong writing and organizational skills
  • Enjoy a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

Contact:

Apply Online
If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter, and references (include demo reel). (Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal) WGGB-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company