Sports Anchor/ Reporter


Company WXII-TV
Position Sports Anchor/ Reporter
Description WXII-TV, the Hearst owned NBC affiliate in Winston-Salem, NC is looking for a Sports Anchor/Reporter. Work schedule includes weekends and nights. The ideal candidate will cover professional, college and high school sports, as well as the area’s active outdoor lifestyle. We are looking for a versatile, enterprising self-starter who is efficient, works well under tight deadlines, can develop sources, and has excellent live reporting skills. On-air experience and the ability to write, shoot and edit are all a must. A presence on social media and our digital platforms is also key.

Job Responsibilities:

Delivers scripted and ad lib material with professionalism, personality, and purpose

Regularly plans, gathers, assembles stories, and produces sportscasts

Works with or without a photographer to gather and edit compelling video and captivating sound

Coordinates with news managers and producers to develop enterprising and exclusive content

Contributes pictures, video, and web copy to mobile platforms consistently throughout the day

Demonstrates exceptional time-management skills by meeting all deadlines

Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards

Appears on behalf of the station at public events

Experience Requirements:

Past anchor experience (2-5 years) required

Past reporting experience (2-5 years) required

Demonstrated ability to enterprise and uncover

Your demo reel should be indicative of your everyday work

Qualifications Requirements:

Proven Anchor with ability to connect with viewers, in addition to strong reporting skills

Ability to operate mobile transmission devices and use latest technology

Can work in all weather conditions and carry up to 50 pounds

Has a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record

Ability to work varied shifts, including overnights and weekends


Related experience and/or training considered as well as a combination of education and experience.

Military training and experience will be considered
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