News - Anchor/MMJ/Producer
: Dothan AL
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 85 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.
WTVY, Dothan's #1 rated news station has an immediate opening for an anchor.mmj. WTVY overs counties in three states Alabama, Florida and Georgia. Our primary DMA is in Southeast Alabama. WTVY (CBS) is the established market leader in Dothan. We have a live truck, a satellite truck, multiple backpack live units, allowing us to produce more than 29 hours of live news per week. Work on our sister station, WRGX (NBC), will also be required.
This position requires daily work reporting or producing as a will anchoring our WRGX newscasts. Other fill-in work, as assigned by the News Director, is also possible. This is not an entry-level position. The desired candidate is someone who wants to be a leader and regular contributor to our market leading news product We have veteran anchors that are actively involved in show construction, top flight equipment and a winning culture. We're looking for someone to jump in and help us build on our already outstanding reputation as the news leader in our market. The ability to handle pressure and meet deadlines is essential.
Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Excellent camera presence
Ability to deliver news content in a clear, concise, entertaining manner
Outstanding journalism skills and broadcast news judgment
Strong writing, editing and research skills
Excellent time management
Strong writing, Shooting and editing skills
Strong live skills
Ability to develop contacts within assigned beat areas to generate content for newscasts on two networks WTVY (CBS) and WRGX (NBC)
-Other duties as assigned by News Director
A degree in journalism or a related field is preferred. We're looking for someone to join the team, hit the ground running and lead by example.
Please apply online at: https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings
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