Weather Anchor/Reporter

Weather Anchor/Reporter

  • Full Time
  • Portland
  • September 24, 2021

Website KPTV-KPDX Broadcasting Corporation

Description:

The Weather Anchor produces and presents weathercasts according to regular program schedule. This position also researches, develops, and covers news stories in the field which are informative, interesting, and compelling while remaining consistent with the stations brand and editorial philosophy. Essential Job Functions:

70% – Produce and present on-air weather forecast. Deliver weather and news reports in accordance with program outline. Enterprise, write and report news stories. Effectively use existing technology to enhance story coverage. Post forecasts/stories online and contribute to social media.

15% – Collaborates with producers and management in the development of broadcast content such as newscasts, promos, and teases. May appear in promotions as assigned.

10% – Participate in community events and make public appearances on behalf of the station as assigned.

5% – Other duties as assigned, including studio work.

Responsibilities:

The Weather Anchor produces and presents weathercasts according to regular program schedule. This position also researches, develops, and covers news stories in the field which are informative, interesting, and compelling while remaining consistent with the stations brand and editorial philosophy. Essential Job Functions: 70% - Produce and present on-air weather forecast. Deliver weather and news reports in accordance with program outline. Enterprise, write and report news stories. Effectively use existing technology to enhance story coverage. Post forecasts/stories online and contribute to social media. 15% - Collaborates with producers and management in the development of broadcast content such as newscasts, promos, and teases. May appear in promotions as assigned. 10% - Participate in community events and make public appearances on behalf of the station as assigned. 5% - Other duties as assigned, including studio work. Meredith Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Requirements:

Experience: Minimum 2 years experience as a weather anchor/reporter Education: Bachelor's in Journalism, Communication, Meteorology or equivalent experience Specific Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven enviroment Ability to work clearly communicate verbally and written Must be able to work flexible hours

Contact:

www.meredith.com/careers

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