FOX43 WPMT is looking an anchor / investigative & consumer reporter. This person will anchor a weekday evening newscast.
We are looking for someone who is energetic and comfortable on the desk, while being aggressive and hungry to get content on our digital platforms and on air. Being a team player who is an engaging communicator is a must.
This person will be responsible in digging deeper into daily breaking news stories as well as conduct long-term investigations. Stories that make an impact on our community, change laws and hold corporations responsible and make sure they answer consumer complaints. This position requires someone who is organized, detail oriented, takes initiative and is a real go-getter. Qualified applicants must have investigative experience and strong storytelling skills.
•Experience in consumer and investigative newsgathering
•Understanding of journalistic ethics and libel laws
•Ability to write and produce under pressure
•Ability to communicate with promotions/marketing
•Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in related field
•Minimum 5 years’ experience in newsgathering and/or production
•Must be willing to work non-traditional business days/hours, travel and work long hours, and on weekends with short notice