WALB-TV in Albany, GA is looking for an experienced journalist to join our team as one of our evening anchors and multi-media journalists. The right candidate will be a newsroom leader with excellent writing and communication skills and have a strong passion for breaking news and digital coverage. As well with anchoring two of our early evening newscasts, this position will also be expected to turn daily content for on air and for digital platforms while working as a multi-media journalist.
The position also requires turning special content for an ongoing series and during sweeps periods. Job would also require occasional producing. We are seeking someone who has a great work ethic, enjoys storytelling, and who is committed to upholding our live, local, and late breaking brand. Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field required.
Candidates must have at least 3 years of experience working in a TV newsroom as an MMJ and/or anchor. Anchor experience is a plus, but not a requirement. However, interested candidates would need to be able to submit an anchor reel.
Qualified applicants matching the required expectations above, apply online and attach your cover letter, resume, and links to your work. NO phone calls please. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check. EOE-M//F/D/V