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Ref#: 32494
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: West Sacramento, CA, US

About Us:
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
Description:

Good Day has a rare opening on our anchor team. Are you insanely creative? Are you someone who thrives on early morning excitement? Do last minute rundown changes for breaking news get you charged up? Can you bring it every day whether you’re on the anchor desk or reporting live? If your answer is yes to all of the above this may be your dream job.


Our team is a true ensemble cast so you may be anchoring one hour and doing live shots from a county fair the next. We’re looking for an entertaining and proven anchor who loves interacting with the audience.


You must be self-motivated, creative, versatile, engaging and enterprising. You must work well under tight deadlines.


Good Day is a unique morning program. We have been entertaining viewers for more than 20 years. We are streamed live at http://gooddaysacramento.cbslocal.com/ and we strongly encourage you to watch our show before applying.

Qualifications:

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

Perform and deliver scripted and ad lib material with personality and professionalism.  Strong interview skills. Works well as part of a team. Creative storyteller. Exceptional at pitching and booking content with unique enterprise angles. Will generate Social Media content on all platforms consistently throughout the day. Ability to juggle multiple stories and projects at once, demonstrates exceptional time-management skill. An ability to distill information into easy-to-understand components. Appears on behalf of the station at public events


QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be entertaining.  Ability to engage and connect with viewers. Strong reporting skills. Ability to work varied shifts, including overnights and weekends. Can deal with the stresses and pressures of time-sensitive newscast production


EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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