Part Time News Anchor/Writer (WTIC-AM)
CBS Business Unit: CBS Radio
Job Type: Part-Time (without benefits)
Job Schedule: Part-Time
Job Location: Farmington, CT, 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.
WTIC Newstalk 1080 is looking for an experienced, energetic, enthusiastic and creative team player for a Part Time News Anchor/Writer position.
Applicants must be good writers, have the ability to deliver news with an edge, quickly and concisely; have some experience with audio boards, an understanding of digital editing, good judgment, the ability to handle several tasks at a time, be a self-starter and possess a commitment to local news.
Extensive experience is not necessary, but this is not a training position.
This position requires: anchoring top and bottom hour newscasts, operating the audio board, writing stories and assisting preparations for morning drive newscasts.
Must be 100% reliable and have a strong sense of responsibility; must be able to work nights, weekends, and holidays. This will include occasional overnight shifts.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled