Traffic Anchor
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 9/12/2019

Job Description

​​ ​​WFAA is looking for a Traffic Anchor to own traffic in one of the country's fastest growing, diverse and most exciting markets. But traffic is just part of the job description.

We are looking for a social media superstar with a passion for engaging with our audience.

You'll be part of an all-star ensemble co-hosting a brand-new morning show, sharing your personal point of view on the top trending stories, pop culture, and rocking and rolling across multiple screens all morning long. 

​ It's a four-part mission:

• Use our wealth of traffic tools and technology to guide our viewers through Dallas-Fort Worth's bustling morning commute.

• Engage and excite our fans and followers across every screen

• Keep the conversation going all day long.

• Most importantly, be yourself! 

We're looking for an authentic influencer who's not content with simply winning the game, but who's going to change the game.

Job Requirements

 Job Requirements

• Minimum 2 years of on-air broadcast experience preferred.

• Practical knowledge of the roads and highways around the DFW area.

• Must be a strong communicator with the ability to react quickly to breaking news in a changing environment.

• Must have a good understanding of social media emerging platforms and strong social presence.

• Must demonstrate strong performance skills. 

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

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.