Great Day Louisiana Co-Host
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 11/11/2019

Job Description

WWL-TV, Channel 4 is seeking a dynamic and experienced co-host for “Great Day Louisiana,” New Orleans’ only live, local lifestyle show.  Candidate must have a strong on-air presence and interview skills. Co-Hosting includes conducting live and taped interviews, facilitating product and cooking demonstrations and showcasing a wide variety of daily features and chat segments.  Daily show prep, post-show meetings, client meetings, and field shoots are all required.  Writing, producing and editing of compelling and timely entertainment and lifestyle content for on-air, social and digital platforms is also required

Candidate must have strong content judgment, strong writing and production skills, excellent presentation and reporting skills; knowledge of journalistic standards as related to on-air, digital and social presentation.   Must be a team player, committed to this full-time position and comfortable with the pressures of a daily live show. 

Job Requirements

If you are a high energy collaborator bursting with ideas and the drive to turn them into great TV, please apply to join the “Great Day Louisiana” team.

  • ENPS, Edius, Adobe Creative Suite preferred.
  • On-air hosting experience required.
  • Ability to shoot, write and edit content for all platforms is expected.
  • Strong social media skills required. 
  • College degree preferred; Broadcast or communication emphasis preferred.
  • Ability to work Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm with occasional evening and weekend and station appearances required.

 

About TEGNA

 

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 51 television stations and two radio stations in 43 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 30 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 also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop-shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. 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.

Job Snapshot

About Us

WWL-TV Channel 4, New Orleans’ CBS Affiliate, is dedicated to serving the community through in-depth local news coverage on multiple platforms and providing market leading solutions and production services to our clients. For 35 years, WWL-TV has been the viewer’s choice for local news, weather and sports. Earning the title, “Louisiana’s News Leader”, WWL-TV continues to show growth in all newscasts, and produces over 35 hours of local programming each week. Channel 4’s unwavering commitment to local journalism has earned it seven prestigious George Foster Peabody Awards, three National Edward R. Murrow Awards and a host of other national, regional and local honors.

Serving Southeast Louisiana doesn’t stop with local news coverage. WWL-TV is a dedicated community partner providing support to food drives, local festivals, Go Red for Women, Be The Match and much more.