Anchor

CBS Television Stations - Miami, FL 33172
Estimated $49K - $62K a yearFull-timeWeekend availability

CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, the CBS News Streaming Network, CBS News Streaming local platforms, local websites and cbsnews.com, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nation’s #1 news program 60 MINUTES, the CBS News Streaming Network, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH O’DONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND EVENING NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network, CBSNews.com, CBS News Radio and podcasts, Paramount +, all digital platforms, and the CBS News Streaming Network, the premier 24/7 anchored streaming news service that is available free to everyone with access to the internet. The CBS News Streaming Network is the destination for breaking news, live events, original reporting and storytelling, and programs from CBS News and Stations’ top anchors and correspondents working locally, nationally and around the globe. CBS News’ streaming services, across national and local, amassed more than 1.01 billion streams in 2021. Launched in November 2014 as CBSN, the CBS News Streaming Network is available on 30 digital platforms and apps, as well as CBSNews.com and Paramount+. The service is available live in 91 countries. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in today’s digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast news division.

CBS4 in Miami is seeking a Morning News Anchor. Ideal candidate is an engaging storyteller not only on television, but on multiple platforms including OTT and must be able to anchor in the field. We are looking for someone who isn’t afraid to ask the tough questions while being engaging, passionate and confident. We need an anchor who can help lead the team and ensure all news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality. This person should also be a team player who isn’t afraid to break away from the template and connect with our news consumers.

Other duties include:
Anchor morning and noon broadcasts.
Anchor other content for digital platforms including OTT
Pitch and write local enterprise content.
Gather news in the newsroom and out in the field, writing news scripts for all platforms.
Responds to breaking news and capable of anchoring multiple hours with no scripts
Preforms special projects and other duties assigned.
Participates in promotional activities including public appearances that represent the station.
Conducts live interviews during the newscasts
Interacts with viewers and users on social media platforms.
Coach and mentor new employees.
Candidate who can edit and shoot is a plus.
Perform other duties as assigned by management.

Requirements:
College degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field preferred or equivalent professional experience.
Minimum of 3 to 5 years anchoring experience.
Strong professional social media skills.
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required.

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

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