• Morning News Anchor/Reporter

    Location US-IA-Des Moines
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(12/27/2018 3:36 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-48751
    Category
    News
  • Overview

    Contribute in any way necessary to the content gathering and reporting of information for WHO-TV, 13now, whotv.com and social-media feeds.

    Responsibilities

    PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONS ESSENTIAL TO THE JOB:
    • Engaging on air-personality.
    • Ability to anchor a newscast.
    • Ability to enterprise news stories.
    • Ability to write and to interpret broadcast-news copy.
    • Ability to report live-breaking news.
    • Ability to produce credible reports.
    • Ability to handle deadline pressure.
    • Ability to write web versions of news stories.
    • Ability to drive a news vehicle when needed

     

    Qualifications

    MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
    • Valid drivers license
    • Computer literate
    • 2 years television newsroom experience
    • 2 years news reporting/writing experience preferred
    • 4-year college degree preferred
    • Work under extreme pressure, deadlines and adverse weather conditions.
    • Desk work, walking and standing

    RELATIONSHIPS:
    Internal Contacts: External Contacts:
    All station personnel General public

    STATEMENT ABOUT OTHER DUTIES:
    This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change, e.g., emergencies, changes in personnel, work load, rush jobs, special projects, technological developments, etc.

     

    If you are interested, apply in writing to: Rod Peterson News Director, WHO-TV 1801 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309. Fax information to (515) 242-3796 or e-mail to rod.peterson@WHOTV.com


    Tribune Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer

    Company Info

    Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching approximately 50 million households, national entertainment cable network WGN America, whose reach is more than 77 million households, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 54 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV, and Covers Media Group, an unrivaled source of online sports betting information. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel.

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