Reporter – Producer – Fill-in Anchor: National Political Talk Program

Herring Networks
San Diego, California
Dependent on experience
Jan 17, 2018
Metro Area
San Diego
Full Time

Reporter – Producer – Fill-in Anchor: National Political Talk Program

National TV political talk show seeks reporter/producer/fill-in anchor who eats, sleeps and dreams national conservative politics.

Candidates must have strong writing skills, on-air skills, inter-personal skills, phone skills, organizational skills, communication skills and must be able to work under a daily deadline.

Candidates must have a news producing background with the ability to set up high-profile interviews for live-to-tape TV along with a strong passion for news and politics.

Candidates must enjoy the bonus of being paid in Southern California sunshine.

Responsibilities & Requirements:

• Report daily on air political news stories

• Conduct interviews in house via skype & Ulive

• Search and locate political news videos for daily broadcast

• Produce political news segments     

• Grasp and execute “program philosophy & vision” into the daily story line-up

• Generate story ideas, cultivate news sources/contributors and remain knowledgeable on daily and on-going political events and politicians in the news

• Ability to work closely with producers, editors, production crew and program host

• Must be a great communicator  

Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications or related field

• 2 years television news-related experience

• Working knowledge of ENPS

• Working knowledge of Skype

• Must be professionally flexible and have a positive attitude when change occurs

• Ability to perform quality work in high pressure, daily deadlines

• Above average understanding of national politics

• Must possess a valid driver's License