Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter

Location
Atlanta, Georgia
Salary
competitive
Posted
Dec 11, 2018
Function
Production
Metro Area
Atlanta
Duration
Full Time

Description

WSB-TV in Atlanta is looking for a passionate, driven, energetic and creative Sports Anchor/Reporter/MMJ.

We want an individual who strives to enterprise unique stories that go well beyond the box scores, someone who can cultivate relationships and build sources to break stories and someone who can shoot, edit, write, produce, report and anchor.


The WSB-TV Sports Anchor/Reporter/MMJ will report to the sports director and is responsible for anchoring assigned newscasts and report for designated newscasts and digital/social outlets when not anchoring. You must have strong storytelling skills and the ability to deliver accurate, energetic and creative live reports in the field and in the studio.


Qualifications

  • All candidates must have prior MMJ experience,
  • Three years of live television news or sports reporting and anchoring and a team player who is prepared to work nights, weekends and holidays.
  • One must have knowledge of broadcast quality videography equipment, newsroom computer systems (INews), non-liner editing (avid) and a mastery of social media platforms.
  • Experience covering NFL, MLB, NBA and/or major college athletics is a plus. 



About Cox Media Group

 

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers, and digital sites.  Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. The company also offers a full suite of local and regional advertising services through its Local Solutions and Ideabar businesses. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly across all platforms.  For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations:  Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services.   Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.



Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-GA-Atlanta-1601 W Peachtree St NE

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Variable

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

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