KVAL
Eugene, Oregon
Sunday, October 22, 2017
DOE
Pay Type: 
Annually
40
ASAP
Full-time
No
No
No

Position Description:
Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

KMTR, the NBC station in Eugene/Springfield OR, is seeking a dynamic, personable, dedicated, and experienced Main News Anchor. The ideal candidate will be a newsroom leader, one who is comfortable and confident under pressure, someone who can field anchor or put together special reports as needed, produce a newscast, someone with a positive attitude - with a goal of working with the entire news team. This person will primarily lead our afternoon and evening newscasts, but will cover other shifts as assigned.

Requirements:
* A real passion for covering local news is a must
* Excellent active live shot experience
* Excellent ethical decision making and excellent technical skills
* Ability to write with immediacy and connectivity
* Ability to connect with the community on-air and online
* Participate in community events throughout the DMA
* Ability to work well with others
* Must be deadline oriented and able to react in high pressure situations
* Must have a valid driver's license and maintain a good driving record
* Other duties as assigned by the News Director

Experience:
* College degree and at least three years experience anchoring.
* The ideal candidate should have considerable live shot experience
* You must have 1-2 years on-air experience

If you have the required experience and skills, please apply online. In addition, include a link of your latest work or send a non-returnable DVD to: News Director, 3825 International Ct., Springfield, OR 97477.

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

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