KMGH, an ABC affiliate in Denver, CO has a fantastic opportunity for a weekend Anchor that has a dynamic on-air presence and can connect with the viewers. We are looking for a newsroom leader who understands and excels at the multi-platform journalism. You should be able to create and organize content for multiple platforms utilizing strong editorial, journalistic, organizational and communication skills. We are looking for someone who will continue the reputation of award-winning news coverage, and the highest journalistic standards.
The Anchor is responsible for preparing and delivering news reports for the weekend newscasts.
Anchor the weekend newscasts
Gather and write news content for multiple platforms, including posting stories on social media
Report live on location from various news events
Research and develop news stories
Perform various community service activities for station, including performing as master of ceremonies for public service events and as host/hostess for station events
Periodically required to drive personal or company vehicle to cover various assignments
Perform other duties as needed and assigned
Education and Experience
College degree preferred
2+ years experience in an anchor role
2+ years as a television news writer or producer with a background in enterprise or investigative journalism preferred
Quality journalism, writing, and editing experience is a must
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