Anchor/Producer (Scottsbluff)

NBC Nebraska in Scottsbluff, Nebraska is searching for an Anchor/Producer to round out our team.

A Broadcast Journalism degree is preferred but equivalent job experience in a journalism position will be considered. The person we’re looking for should be a team player but somewhat self-reliant and be able to pull the story from the facts. Skills in writing, editing and understanding how a show is put together are highly valued, while understanding how to shoot, edit and report are also important, but not necessary on a daily basis. Applicant must have valid driver’s license and good driving record.

This position reports to the News Director and is responsible for producing and anchoring the 5:30pm and 10pm Monday-Friday shows. Occasional reporting (or enterprise reporting, as requested) may also be required.

This is a great opportunity for a producer or reporter/multimedia journalist who is looking to grow and step up into a full-time on-air role in television broadcasting.

The ideal candidate will have a conversational on-air delivery, demonstrate leadership skills and storytelling abilities to create engaging content both for TV and on all digital platforms including updates to the NBC Nebraska web and social media sites. This position requires someone who can work closely with the rest of the team.

Pre-employment and random drug testing are conditions of employment. You must possess a valid driver`s license with a good driving record, and you must be able to carry 25-30 pounds of field news equipment on an as-needed basis.

Requirements:

Excellent news judgment, strong broadcast and online writing skills required. A degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field is preferred. Applicants should have a strong work ethic, able to work under deadline pressure. Familiarity with newsroom software like iNews, digital field camera operation, and non-linear editing are required.

Online publishing experience is required. You must be familiar with social media sites, like Facebook and Twitter, to promote stories and broadcast breaking news.

Other Qualifications:

- Excellent writing skills, news judgment and ethics

- A drive to enterprise news content daily

- Understanding of digital/new media platforms and strategy

- Smooth and conversational delivery of content for live broadcasts

- Strong work ethic, organizational and leadership skills

- Integrity, accountability, teamwork

To apply go to this page: https://www.gray.tv/applynow

Applications will be accepted until the position in filled.

Apply online or email complete resume’ and work samples/demo link to:

Scott Miller, News Director scott.miller@nbcneb.com

No phone calls, please

Additional Info:

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