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Sports Anchor/Reporter - Temporary - WFSB, Connecticut

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by jetssack, Apr 17, 2009.

  1. jetssack

    jetssack Member

    Job Title: Sports Anchor/Reporter - Temporary/Vacation Relief
    Requisition #: WFSB195
    Department: WFSB News

    Job Summary: The Sports Anchor/Reporter utilizes the information to create and prepare an informative on-air presentation. This position participates in the extended reporting requirements of sporting events and news coverage. The Sports Anchor/Reporter – V/R enterprises, researches, writes, edits, and reports sports news stories.
    Job Requirements: Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results:

    65% Prepares and presents on-air presentation, including graphics. Participates in broadcasting and telecasting of live or recorded commercials or sustaining newscasts, marketcasts, news interviews, public service and special event programs of a news nature. Posts updates and webcasts on the internet through station equipment.

    15% Analyzes and assimilates various information

    15% Reports, researches, writes/rewrites and edits news and news-oriented material, most specifically sports-related news stories.

    5% Promotes the station brand and enhances station image through news-oriented promotions, public service announcements, special events and personal appearances.

    % are valid estimates not guaranteed

    Four year degree in Journalism, Communications, or other related field, or equivalent training and/or experience.

    Two years experience as a Sports Anchor/Reporter or report for commercial or public television.
    Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
    Strong, professional verbal and written communication skills
    Excellent presentation skills and on-air presence
    Good computer skills
    Valid CT Driver's license

    Employment Status: Temporary

    City: Rocky Hill

    State: Connecticut

  2. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    Temporary? How long is that?
  3. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    Not forever
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