WTEN/WXXA the ABC/FOX affiliate in Albany, New York has an opening for an experienced Television MORNING NEWS ANCHOR/MMJ. A minimum of three year of on-air anchoring/reporting/shooting/editing, plus a college degree is preferred.
This is a terrific opportunity for a self-starter in the nation’s 58th largest market. The candidate must have the ability to recruit viewers through on-air presentation and on multiple platforms. As a MMJ, creative writing/storytelling skills are essential along with a willingness to work hard to get the story. The ideal candidate must have the ability to connect with our viewers on the anchor desk, in the field and on social media. The candidate must also thrive in a competitive environment and have the ability to work under tight deadlines and pressure. He or she must be proficient and very active on social media and the web 24/7. The morning anchor/MMJ must also have a proven track record of being involved in the community and a leader in the newsroom. This is a full time position with benefits.
Qualified candidates should apply online at MediaGeneral.com and email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org. Drug screen and background check required. Young Broadcasting of Albany, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.