Social Media Anchor/MSJ
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

Job Description

Multi-Media Anchor/Multi-Skilled Journalist/Social Media Extraordinaire

KSDK is looking for social media extraordinaire who can anchor our morning show  across every screen - TV, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and every emerging platform.

 

This position is part of our morning show television ensemble - and so much more:

  • You’re the ultimate brand influencer  - driving our fans across all platforms.
  • You’re the glue that turns a morning TV show into a 24/7 media brand.
  • You’re the all-star storyteller creating viral content across all our screens

 

Job Requirements

  • This position requires the ability to produce visual, multi-platform in studio segments on an aggressive deadline.
  • We are looking for a self-starter who is willing to master new technology and skills.
  • You must be versatile enough to handle high-stress, breaking news situations as well as light-hearted content.
  • Strong ad-libbing skills are a must. Many segments will not be scripted.
  • You will be required to engage and take the pulse of our viewers on social media between on-air presentations.
  • We are looking for someone who embraces our vision of a multi-platform, multi-screen show and is well-versed and active on all major social media platforms.
  • Someone who can generate unique, compelling and innovative story/show ideas and content.
  • We need a team player who allows their personality to shine through, especially during interactions with other anchors/reporters.
  • Shooting and editing skills are required 

 

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 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

We are not a TV station.

We are an information center that believes in connecting with our communities across all platforms with a passion for advocacy, pride in community service and above all, excellence in journalism.

Day in and day out, EVERYONE at KSDK is committed to inform and protect, to showcase the greatness of St. Louis and celebrate the remarkable people who live here.

Yes, our trophy case has 70 years of journalistic hardware, but that is NOT where we hang our hat. At KSDK, we are here for something bigger than ourselves – the opportunity to serve the greater good of St. Louis. We are part of the community, and they are part of us.

We are 5 On Your Side.

If the above made you feel inspired, excited, empathetic or any emotion that motivates you do to amazing things, apply now!