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This is a rare and exciting opportunity for you to hone your skills and make your mark as a news anchor-producer and digital reporter for WBKB in beautiful Northeast Michigan!

Location    Alpena, Michigan

Job Type    Full-Time

Job Category    News

About Our Mission: Over the decades, many dedicated and talented individuals have left their mark on our station and the communities we serve. They’ve gone on to fulfill their own dreams. From time to time, WBKB has or expects to have vacancies in our Award Winning News Department that could be just the thing to grow your career. Apply now for one of these outstanding career opportunities with WBKB-TV. Awaiting you are GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES. CHALLENGES. REWARDS.

JOB DESCRIPTION News anchoring is much more than reading the prompter. This is an opportunity for you to move your career forward, or start your career as a news anchor-producer and digital reporter. In addition to producing and anchoring our traditional news broadcasts on WBKB, we expect you to be an eager force to push content to air, to our website and to our social platforms.

What you can expect to do on a typical day (job duties):

• find local stories
• write news stories
• shoot video and edit it
• produce & anchor a newscast
• uploading content to our platforms & website
• grow your connections in the community

The candidate we choose for this position is motivated, ambitious and engaging, eager for feedback and personal growth.

APPLICATION - What we need from you with your application:

• cover letter
• journalism or communications undergraduate degree, or equivalent experience
• a video reel (can be uploaded for us to view)
• valid license and good driving record

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer offering A contract with INCENTIVE BONUSES Paid Vacation Paid sick leave Medical Insurance 401 K

How to apply:    APPLY HERE: News Director

Application Deadline    3/31/2023

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