Sports Anchor/VJ

Posted: 12/18/2019

Location: McAllen, Texas
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

•The Sports Anchor/VJ will be responsible for covering live sporting events of all local, professional and sports teams or related local sports stories.
•Candidate is responsible for producing, writing, shooting and editing his own stories and segments.
•This person will be responsible for keeping up to date on current events in the world of sports.
•The Sports Anchor/VJ will also be expected to participate in community events and station activities from time to time as master of ceremonies and/or Host as requested by the station

•Minimum 3 years of experience working in Spanish market broadcast television.
•Knowledge of major sports in the United States and Mexico are a must.
•The ability to ad-lib and improvise effortlessly in various types of on air situations
•Must work well under pressure with an ability to meet deadlines
•Bilingual (English/Spanish) required both written and verbal. A high level of skill and mastery of the Spanish language is essential.
•Candidate must work effectively with other in a team oriented environment
•Degree in Journalism is desired
•Willingness and ability to work long hours, late nights and weekends as required
•External applicants are encouraged to submit a resume/CV through to be considered
•Able to work a Flexible Schedule and Shifts.
•Must be willing to work in McAllen, Texas
-Must be 18 years or older
•Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

•Excellent Spanish, reading, writing and speaking.
•Strong English, reading, writing and speaking.
•Be able to work under pressure of intense deadlines.
•Work effectively with others in a team environment.

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