Anchor/Reporter
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 4/4/2019

Job Description

KTHV, the TEGNA owned CBS affiliate in Little Rock, Arkansas is looking for a creative, engaging, enterprising  Anchor/Reporter to join our news team.  The successful candidate will be an excellent on-camera communicator with top notch interviewing, live and taped reporting skills.  We prefer an anchor who can connect with the audience on all platforms:  TV, online, mobile and social media.  Absolutely, must be a true team player and newsroom leader, willing to do whatever it takes to get the latest and best story and impactful information to our community. 

 

KTHV prides itself on hiring great storytellers, those who have the drive and initiative to get it down at an elite level.

 

The ideal candidate already understands how it’s not about the next newscast, that content is constant. The candidate will also have strong editorial judgement and be able to work with the producers to develop the best shows possible. Candidate must understand the importance of working with the Digital Team and share a full understanding of AP Style.

 

Must be able to work a flexible schedule.  Must be willing to take part in various community events on behalf of the station.  A keen eye for creative production and if they have the ability to shoot and edit—that’s a huge plus.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum 3-5 years news anchor/reporting experience
  • Journalist and/or Mass Communication degree preferred
  • Understand the tenants of professional Journalism
  • Deliver accurate content and reports
  • Excellent, creative presentation and writing skills a must
  • Excellent use of social media for news gathering/disseminating and
  • community engagement
  • Cultivate sources
  • Must have an understanding of live technology

 

About TEGNA
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 47 television stations and two radio stations in 39 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 35 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

 

 

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About Us

TEGNA, Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.