Morning News Anchor

KXII News 12 is seeking a news co-anchor for the market’s top-rated morning newscast. This is morning television, where a little personality goes a long way. News readers need not apply. We are looking for a special talent to join our News 12 family, an award-winning team with years of experience in the Texoma market. In addition to co-anchoring the weekday morning newscast from 5-7AM, this anchor will also produce the morning and midday newscasts as well as produce and host our weekly public affairs program.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Co-anchor and co-produce weekday morning newscast
• Record and broadcast live local news reports for our local radio partners daily
• Help produce midday newscast and fill-in anchor as needed
• Possess great live reporting skills for field anchoring and breaking news
• Be able to coordinate and conduct live interview segments with guests
• Produce and host weekly public affairs program
• Compose station's quarterly FCC Issues report
• Help post digital content (news stories, interview segments, social media to drive engagement, etc.)
• Appear at various community events that may occur outside normal shift
• Serve as mentor and teacher to young reporters and producers

Requirements:

• Must have college degree in related field
• Prior anchoring experience preferred
• On-air reporting experience required
• Please include a link to your demo reel in your application
• Ability to anchor every type of story
• Be willing to book and perform live in-studio interviews
• Help produce the morning and midday newscasts
• Write great copy, edit video, and occasionally anchor or report from the field
• Must possess strong writing and information gathering skills
• Be a quick thinker ready for anything, and have strong ad-lib abilities
• A valid driver’s license and a good driving record
• Must pass pre-employment drug screening

** KXII is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug free workplace. We participate in E-Verify.

To apply for this position online, click the link below. Please include a link to your demo reel, résumé, and cover letter.

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