EastProvidenceRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for East Providence jobs

Weekend Sports Anchor / MMJ

Company: Nexstar Media Group
Location: East Providence
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

12 News in Providence, RI is looking for a full-time Weekend Sports Anchor / MMJ. The Sports Anchor / MMJ produces, reports, and anchors sports for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging, and meaningful to viewers.

  • Produces and presents sports reports for all platforms
  • Ensures that all sports content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality
  • Writes and delivers sports stories in a clear and concise manner
  • Assists in shooting, writing, copy editing, researching, and coordinating sports programming and other content
  • Responds to breaking sports events and other urgent newsroom situations as required
  • Participates in promotional activities including public appearances
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned
  • Maintains video equipment
  • Shoots and edits video clips for television broadcasts and digital content
  • Writes stories for our websites and other digital platforms
  • Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites

Requirements & Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge of New England sports and sports related activities
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required
  • Broadcast experience in sports reporting or anchoring
  • Superior on-air presence
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to effectively listen to fully understand problems and communicate with a team to shape a solution
  • Valid driver's license with a good driving record
  • Flexibility to work any shift

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The Sports Weekend Anchor / Multimedia Journalist requires the operation of a camera, camera equipment, computer and editing machine, and transport of equipment weighing up to 60 lbs. High stress environment with deadline pressures. Daily travel will be required on a regular basis. Work may be performed in extreme outdoor temperatures.

Keywords: Nexstar Media Group, East Providence , Weekend Sports Anchor / MMJ, Other , East Providence, Rhode Island

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Rhode Island jobs by following @recnetRI on Twitter!

East Providence RSS job feeds