MMJ/News Anchor (Weekend/AM)

Website cleveland19news WOIO Cleveland 19 News

Posted on: April 19, 2024
Apply by: June 19, 2024

Job Description

About Gray Television:
Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

About WOIO/WUAB:
WOIO-WUAB is the CBS and CW Affiliates in Cleveland, Ohio, as well as WTCL, the only Telemundo station in the Cleveland DMA. We produce 69.5 hours of live, local news, weather, and sports every week and deliver content on a 24/7 basis on our digital platforms on WOIO and 10.5 hours of news on WTCL/WOHZ.

Job Summary/Description:
WOIO 19 News is seeking a full-time Weekend AM Anchor/MMJ.

Must be able to deliver hard news with empathy and demonstrate the ability to anchor live breaking news without scripts. The position requires MMJ to work on selected stories with tight deadlines. This position will require significant digital contributions both on social and station-owned platforms.

Please note: Primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, what is listed above.

Qualifications/Requirements:
• Minimum 5 years of experience in the broadcast industry in a medium to large market
• Degree in Journalism, Broadcasting, Communications, or the equivalent is preferred
• Knowledge of the Cleveland area a plus
• The ability to respect co-workers and work well with others is highly valued
• Enjoy a fast-paced environment with a desire to win
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
• Other duties as assigned by News Management

WOIO/WUAB-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company.

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus before or by the first workday.

How to Apply

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter, and references.

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

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