The dominant #1 station in the 68th largest market in the country is looking for a journalist to anchor and also work as an MMJ. The person we hire will anchor six newscasts each weekend and then work as an MMJ during the week. Both parts of this job are equally important. We are looking for someone with a conversational delivery on the anchor desk who can also, write, shoot, edit and present compelling stories live. The ability to dig up interesting story ideas each day is an absolute MUST for this position. Creativity, a strong work ethic, and a passion for journalism are also crucial. If you have a strong desire to not only tell amazing stories, but also grow as a journalist and learn from your co workers, then WDBJ7 could be the place for you. At least two years of experience working in a television newsroom is required. Prior anchoring experience is preferred. Applicants should apply at www.gray.tv/applynow and also email a resume and a link of your recent work to our News Director, David Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WDBJ/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company and requires pre-employment drug testing. Also, if applicable to the position, MVR/Driver’s review and testing. EOE