Anchor/Reporter

KOCO-TV

KOCO-TV, the ABC affiliate in Oklahoma City, is looking for a high-energy anchor/reporter who knows how to tell visual stories and can do active, engaged live shots. In addition to credibility, poise, and personality; we’re looking for an anchor/reporter who isn’t afraid to head out into the field and break the big stories. Our next anchor/reporter will tell compelling stories, and execute energetic live shots. We are looking for a versatile, enterprising self-starter who is fast, efficient, works well under tight deadlines, can develop sources, and has excellent live reporting skills.

Job Responsibilities:

·       Deliver scripted and ad lib material with professionalism, personality, and purpose

·       Have an active presence on social media that engages the audience

·       An ability to summarize information into easy-to-understand components

·       Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards

·       Appears on behalf of the station at public events

·       Fill-in anchor duties as directed by management

 

Required Skills:

·       Proven ability to connect with viewers

·       Ability to work varied shifts, including overnights and weekends

·       Can deal with the stresses and pressures of time-sensitive newscast production

·       Demonstrated ability with digital media and social media

 

Education:

·        Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent proven work experience

 

Required Experience:

Past reporting experience (2-5 years) preferred
Minimum 2 years anchoring experience preferred
Demonstrated ability to enterprise and uncover stories
Your demo reel should be indicative of your everyday work

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
7/23/2018

Closing Date:
8/22/2018

 

Contact:
Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE

To apply for this job please visit www.careers.hearsttelevision.com.