Weekend Anchor/ Reporter

Posted on 12/13/11

Job Description

WVUE-TV FOX 8 is located in New Orleans, LA, is seeking a full-time Weekend Anchor/ Reporter. The idea candidate has to be a team player.

* Gather production and on-camera reporting of news in an accurate, objective, timely, concise and compelling manner. Daily responsibilities also include: posting stories to the web, maintaining social media accounts such as Facebook and Twitter. Must be able to enterprise stories.
* Experienced in the techniques of television news storytelling and must be proficient in the on-camera reporting of news.
* Ability to verbally communicate information both extemporaneously and from the printed page and Teleprompter.

* At lease five years commercial news reporting experience with preferred 3 years anchoring experience. Performance should be measurable.
* Experience in reporting and coordinating live news segments and broadcasts on location.
* Excellent news judgment, written and verbal communication skills. Must be a skilled on-camera interviewer.
* Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to contribute in an on-camera and off-camera team environment.

Louisiana Media Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please submit your resume/disc to: Send resume link to mschaefer@fox8tv.net

News Director
1025 S. Jefferson Davis Pkwy.
New Orleans, LA 70125

No phone calls please!