Cox Media Group – Orlando Radio has a full time opening for a great News Anchor/Reporter
Develop, write, produce and present radio and web news stories
Organizing and writing news casts to be delivered on-air
Develop original story ideas and produce the story for broadcast and web
Understand the importance of breaking news and work with speed to get the stories on-air and online
Understand using social media and alerts to support your stories
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:
Enterprise stories by developing sources and contacts
Make creative use of live technology to help tell a story
Understand and implement station's research-based goals
Writes and produces packages and live reports on multiple platforms
Schedule may include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime as needed
Love news and working with a team
OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES:
Must have strong writing skills
Professional, conversational on-air delivery
Ability to handle multiple projects at once and meet deadlines
Computer literacy with database experience
Ability to ad-lib in breaking news situations
Ability to make quick decisions and turn multiple stories in a day when necessary
Ability to develop sources and build relationships to generate stories
Strong communication skills; flexibility to work unusual hours at times
Education – College degree preferred, but not required.
Experience – 5 years radio reporting experience preferred. Must be very skilled at desktop, laptop and mobile computing.
Physical Requirements – Must be able to get to and from news story locations.
About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers and non-daily publications; and digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, Mundo Hispanico, Southern Kitchen and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.Organization:
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