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Traffic / Breaking News Anchor

Hearst Television, Greenville, SC, United States

The story is yours!

Salary min: $59,000.00

Salary max: $59,000.00

Duration: Full Time

Local News Traffic Anchor Reporter

WYFF 4, the NBC affiliate in Greenville, SC, is now hiring a Traffic/Breaking News Anchor. We need a good storyteller who has excellent on-air presence and engagement skills. We want someone who can captivate our viewers on social media and a journalist who will grow this position. 


  • Prepare morning report with dynamic graphics
  • News gather for traffic reports
  • Provide concise live traffic reports for morning show and, as needed, evening shows
  • Research and report up-to-the-minute traffic conditions
  • Communicate important traffic information to the show producers and show anchors promptly
  • Make sure that corresponding graphics, video and live shots are used accurately
  • Communicate morning traffic information to viewers through digital platforms including our station website, mobile app, and social media pages
  • Produce transportation related stories and present traffic information i the field
  • Produce and Anchor breaking news updates through the morning newscast, at the direction of news management 


  • Professional or college experience as a journalist and storyteller in a commercial television station
  • Experience using traffic systems preferred
  • Suited to ad-lib in breaking news situations
  • Clear speech, basic knowledge of how to use a computer and basic knowledge of social media
  • Familiar with street and highway names and directions; quick to learn
  • Must be creative and work well with others
  • Related military experience will be considered

Diversity Statement

At Hearst Television we tell stories every day. Stories about people of all cultures, backgrounds, perspectives, and identities. That's why, behind the scenes, we believe in being an organization as diverse and varied as the audience we reach, ensuring that the content we create is more compassionate, and more representative of the communities we serve.


Hearst's benefit programs are modern, flexible and designed to focus on you. As a Hearst employee, you and your spouse or partner or dependents would have access to the following benefits.

  • Medical | Dental | Vision
  • 401(k) matching
  • Emotional Wellness Support
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • LGBTQ+ Health Services
  • Additional benefits to meet your and your family's needs




About Hearst Television

Every career with Hearst Television is like a story. How it develops, where it takes you, the milestones you reach along the way – you’ve got a lot to look forward to as your unique career story unfolds.

Hearst Television, a subsidiary of Hearst, owns and operates local television and radio stations serving 26 media markets across 39 states reaching over 21 million U.S. television households. Through its partnership with nearly all of the major networks, Hearst Television distributes national content over nearly 70 video channels including programming from ABC, NBC, CBS, CW, MY Net, MeTV, This TV, Estrella and more.

Hearst Television is recognized as one of the industry's premier companies. It has been honored with numerous awards for distinguished journalism and industry innovation, including the Walter Cronkite Award for political journalism, the national Edward R. Murrow Award, the DuPont-Columbia Award and the George Foster Peabody Award.

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