News Anchor - WJAC-TV

News Anchor - WJAC-TV

WJAC-TV, in Johnstown/Altoona/State College, Pennsylvania, is looking for an experienced co-anchor for our weekday morning newscasts. You must be a newsroom leader who works well with producers and technical staff to craft compelling newscasts.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:

Closing Date:





Required Skills:


  • A dynamic writer and storyteller
  • An excellent communicator with a passion for news
  • High ethical standards and accuracy are a must
  • Must be able to perform in breaking news situations and be a social media star


Job Responsibilities:


  • Anchor newscasts as assigned, including engaging in the production process leading up to the newscast
  • Participate in special event coverage
  • Participate in station and community events
  • Sharp news judgment
  • Write stories and teases as assigned by producers
  • Participate in daily editorial planning meetings
  • Engage viewers daily on Facebook, Twitter and other station web and social media platforms
  • Develop and report on franchise and sweeps stories
  • Excellent technical skills and the ability to work well with others
  • Must be able to work in a deadline-oriented environment and be able to react in high pressure situations
  • Must have at least two years experience as an anchor
  • Must also have and maintain a good driving record and valid driver's license
  • Other duties as assigned

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
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