NBC Universal Anchor/Reporter KVEA in Universal City, California

Job Number 39931BR

Job Title Anchor/Reporter KVEA

Business Segment Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

Sub-Business NBCUOTS - TLM KVEA

Posting Category TV Content & Production

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Country United States

State California

City Universal City

Responsibilities

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience as anchor in top 20 market

  • Minimum 5 years of experience as television reporter in top 20 market

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field, or equivalent work experience

  • Proven track record of strong writing, storytelling and live reporting skills

  • BI-lingual (English/Spanish) required both written and verbal. Eligibility Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA

  • Must have a flexible schedule with ability to work any of a 24x7 shift and willingness to travel and work long hours and on weekends with short notice

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Desired Characteristics

Desired:

  • Minimum 5 years of news anchor experience and 10 years of newsroom experience in top 10 market

  • Solid news judgment, strong writing and research skills

  • Experience in a variety of anchor/host scenarios, including studio, remotes, specials, etc.

  • Experience in a variety of on-air reporting functions including anchoring, investigations, franchises, etc.

  • Very strong speech skills with the ability to ad-lib effortlessly in various types of situations, particularly breaking news

  • Strong understanding and demonstration of editorial judgment and journalistic ethics, including a current knowledge of laws of libel, slander and applicable FCC rules and regulations

  • Experience in automated studio environments

  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems, prioritize decisions, and successfully manage multiple assignments concurrently in a high pressure, breaking news environment

  • Experience in Los Angeles market and familiarity with Southern California audience and communities

  • Active engagement in Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, etc.)

  • Effective self-starter with the proven ability to generate and produce news stories

  • Proficiency delivering enterprising stories

  • Experience being actively engaged in editorial processes and meetings

  • Understanding of emerging news production techniques and technology, with a pioneering spirit with desire to learn emerging technologies and invent the future

  • Good collaborative and interpersonal skills to communicate at all levels

  • Believes that teams are smarter and more dynamic together

Notices

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