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WABC Weekend Anchor/Reporter

New York, NY, USA

WABC-TV

Job Type

Television

About the Role

The Disney owned station WABC in New York City, has an opening for a collaborative anchor/reporter who is responsible for taking ownership of, and working with producers and reporters/colleagues to craft high impact content on linear and digital platforms. The candidate also sets the tone for teamwork and excellence within the station and across the station group. The anchor/reporter is an empathetic and ethical news leader who is committed to uncovering and reporting the facts, and with integrity above all else.

COMPENSATION: The hiring range for this position in New York is $200,000 to $250,000 per year

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience. Preferred emphasis in journalism or a related field.

  • Exceptional reporting, writing and interviewing skills

  • Ability to source and generate impactful enterprise leads, and create impactful content relying on critical relationships with local newsmakers

  • Be tenacious in their ability to uncover stories through investigation and research

  • Subject matter expertise in telling high-impact stories in breaking news coverage, and the ability to demonstrate this from the anchor desk and in the field

Experience

  • Must have a minimum of 2 years of anchoring experience, and 5 years of reporting experience in a top 10 market

About the Company

WABC Television (New York), LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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