Morning Anchor/Reporter Weekends

WQRF and WTVO in Rockford, Illinois is searching for a Morning Weekend Anchor/Reporter
The Morning Weekend Anchor/Reporter researches, writes, captures visual content and edits stories for multiple platforms. Will Anchor & co-produce new weekend morning newscast, will also be live reporter for weekday AM newscast.

• Produce content for multiple platforms, including TV, internet, mobile, etc.
• Work with management to enterprise and develop stories daily
• Demonstrate compelling storytelling using dynamic live shots and stand-ups, creative graphics, and use of digital and social media platforms
• Organize material, determine angle or emphasis, and write story according to prescribed editorial style and format standards
• Gather and verify information regarding stories through interview, observation and research
• Other duties as assigned
• Bachelor’s degree Journalism required (equivalent years of experience may substitute for education)
• Camera and camera equipment
• Knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment
• Detail oriented
• Demonstrate editorial judgment using knowledge of journalism ethics and libel laws
• Strong on-air reporting, writing, and technical skills
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