Breaking News and Traffic Anchor
KGO-TVSan Francisco, CA
Full Time Job
Breaking News and Traffic Anchor (AFTRA)
POSITION: Breaking News and Traffic Anchor (AFTRA) DATE POSTED: August 8, 2019
KGO-TV/ABC7, the Disney Owned Television Station in San Francisco, is reimagining the role of the morning traffic anchor. The person for this job will not only became the traffic authority for the Bay Area, but they will also be on top of all breaking news happening anywhere in the world across ABC7's linear and digital platforms.
• This Breaking News Anchor will need to be able to switch gears in a moment's notice to cover all breaking news happening in the morning.
• Knowledge of Bay Area traffic and transit, and previous on-air reporting experience required.
• Must have medium to major market experience.
• College degree preferred.
• Experience operating WSI Max Traffic a plus.
• This is an AFTRA position.
About Walt Disney Television:
Walt Disney Television (WDT) redefines the future of media and entertainment. Delivering compelling creative, great storytelling, ground-breaking technology, high-impact marketing and innovative distribution, WDT offers multiple opportunities to build a career that supports entertaining and informing the world. A key unit of The Walt Disney Company, one of the world's most admired vertically integrated media enterprises, WDT includes global live action and animation entertainment, news, owned television stations, and radio. If you've got a passion to join our team of talented professionals we want to hear your story.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney's stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with KGO Television, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Walt Disney Television.
KGO Television, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.