News Anchor (Part-Time)

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Ref#: 27685
CBS Business Unit: CBS Radio
Job Type: Part-Time (without benefits)
Job Schedule: Part-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US

About Us:
CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. Producing original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 markets – including the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio – as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, Radio.com and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit www.cbsradio.com.
Description:

1010 WINS, New York’s premier all-news station, is looking for part-time News Anchors. If you understand that compelling writing, great storytelling, and creative use of sound make for a great news product on-air and in the digital space then we want to hear from you.

New York is one of the most diverse cities in America. Our stories reflect its people, issues, politics, and quality of life. You must have the ability to work in one of the most demanding fast-paced newsrooms anywhere.

Qualifications:

This is an extremely high-energy position that will require you to develop and maintain sources, have a working knowledge of legal and FCC rules.

Anchor responsibilities and requirements include:

  • Extensive writing under deadline pressure
  • Ability to continuously update copy throughout shift
  • Must be able to read and understand complex material and turn it into easy to understand copy
  • Must be able to run your own board including running faders for traffic, weather, sports, live reports, and other field elements
  • Understand back-timing and hitting posts every few minutes throughout show
  • Stay in control during breaking news without a script
  • Handle live interviews
  • Work with a team of seasoned professionals
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience, preferably in a major market

Please send resume and brief paragraph explaining your news philosophy.

Demo aircheck must accompany resume to be considered.

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