KSTU-Fox 13Salt Lake City, UT
Full Time Job
FOX 13 KSTU-TV in beautiful Salt Lake City, Utah has an immediate opening for the position of NEWS ANCHOR.
We are looking for someone who sets the tone with credible journalism, enterprise story ideas, making an emotional connection with our viewers and creating memorable moments. While the on-camera anchor component is critical, the behind-the-scenes role of writing and editing, participating in editorial decisions and mentoring are just as important.
• Anchor weekday afternoon and evening newscasts
• Evaluate news leads and pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
• Contribute, write and/or proofread stories on assigned broadcasts
• Develop and execute enterprise content
• Participate in station community and promotional events
• Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
• Produce content for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and other social media sites
• Perform other duties as assigned
• Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
• 5 years Anchor/Reporter experience
• Strong on-air presentation; must be credible, personable and passionate
• Perform duties and make decisions under extreme pressure
• Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays
• Must be willing to submit to a background check
• Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder.