Breaking News Anchor / Reporter

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!

CBS Austin is looking for a breaking news anchor for our growing morning newscast. The person in this position will then report back to participate in later newscasts. The successful candidate must be able to react quickly in breaking news situations, be a social media pro, and have exemplary ad-libbing skills. They must also specialize in finding enterprise stories and proficiency with shooting, writing and editing their own material for on air and digital platforms.

Required Skills:

  • Able to demonstrate enterprise reporting and creativity in story-telling
  • React quickly in high pressure, unscripted situations
  • Exemplary communication skills
  • Ability to work under deadlines
  • Top notch communication skills
  • Works well as a team
  • Previous anchoring experience is required
  • Previous experience working in a team environment is a must
  • Experience using Avid is a plus
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Job Location Austin, Texas, United States
Company Location HR.KEYE.Austin.Austin.TX
Position Type Full-Time/Regular

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