Promoting and Advocating for the Broadcasters of Nevada, While Serving the Public

Nevada Broadcasters Association

Category:
News

Position/Title:
News Anchor

Details:
8 News
Now, KLAS, CBS Las Vegas has an immediate opening for a News Anchor/Reporter.

Full
Time:

Exempt
(not eligible for over time):

Brief
description of duties & responsibilities:

1.
Presents news stories and other content for all platforms.

2.
Ensures that all news content meets company standards for journalistic
integrity and production quality.

3.
Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner.

4.
Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating news programming
and other content.

5.
Produces daily news story, including pkgs and live shots as assigned.

6.
Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsrooms situations as required.

7.
Participates in promotional activities including public appearances.

8.
Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.

9.
Writes content for the website and other eMedia platforms.

10.
Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
6/2/2017

Closing Date:
8/2/2017

City:
Las Vegas – 89109

State:
Nevada

URL:
http://www.lasvegasnow.com/

Experience:
Work
experience and education required for position:

1.
Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent
combination of education and work related experience.

2.
Minimum five years’ experience in news reporting or anchoring.  

Requirements:
Special
Skills Required: 

1.     
Excellent news judgment
with an expansive knowledge of local and national current events, history, news
makers and issues.

2.     
Is a newsroom leader
helping to identify the developmental needs of others and to coach, mentor or
otherwise help others to improve their knowledge or skills.

3.     
Proficiency with social
media, computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office
equipment.

4.      Ability to meet deadlines,
prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

5.     
Ability to effectively
listen to fully understand problems and communicate with a team to shape a
solution.

6.     
Valid driver’s license with
a good driving record.

7.     
Flexibility to work any
shift.

8.     
Fluency in English.

9.     
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the
ability to ad lib when required.

10. 
Superior on-air presence.

Contact:
Apply online at: https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart. com/hr/ats/JobSearch/viewAll

Job Req #:
5250

***** EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/ VETERANS/DISABLED *****

Station/Company

KLAS - Channel 8

Post Date: June 2, 2017
Closing Date: July 31, 2017

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