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iHeartMedia FT News Anchor in Atlanta, Georgia

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Job Summary:

News anchor for the Georgia News Network. Position will anchor for Georgia, along with multiple markets in the Southeast. Position will also write content for a national wire service.

Responsibilities

• Plans, writes, edits, and voices news broadcasts.

• Finalizes content using digital audio editing software.

• Maintains crucial deadlines in order to provide news stories in a timely fashion.

• Repackages content from producers and field reporters for newscasts.

• May prepare written content, visual images, audio material and video footage for websites, blogs or other social-media platforms.

Qualifications

• Extensive on-air experience required.

• Must be able to function in a fast paced news environment, delivering multiple newscasts for several markets each hour.

• Proficient in media production and broadcast systems

• Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and social networking platforms

• Excellent writing and editing skills; proficient in grammar• Ability to plan and organize, set priorities and multi task in a fast-paced environment

• Knowledgeable and up-to-date with local and national trends and/or specialized knowledge of subjects/events related to on-air topics

• Solid journalism skills needed, employee will also write content for wire service.

• Experience with newsroom operating systems and technology used to put newscasts together.

• Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a team environment

• Well-rounded communication skills for conducting interviews

• Strong attention to detail

• Pleasant, charismatic and well-controlled voice; excellent pronunciation

• May require other language proficiency, e.g., Spanish

Work Experience

• five + years’ experience in on-air journalism in smaller market or college station

Education

• 4-year college degree, preferably in Broadcast Journalism or Communications

Certifications

• None required

Location

Atlanta, GA: 1819 Peachtree Road NE, Suites: 210, 605, 700, 30309

Position Type

Regular

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