News15, the FOX and NBC affiliate in Lafayette, LA has an immediate position available for a Multimedia Journalist who can also anchor evening shows in one of the country’s most exciting cultural markets. News15 is growing rapidly, and we are looking for someone ready to step up to the Anchor Desk while continuing to turn daily stories. The Principle Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
* Report the news. This includes gathering information, setting up interviews, writing stories, and shooting and editing video.
* Write stories for on-air, online, and for social media.
* Make calls on news stories
* Anchor select evening newscasts
* Relay information to viewers/readers in a clear, understandable, fair, and accurate manner.
* Receive and answer phone calls from viewers in a professional manner.
* Represent the station at community events such as parades, station sponsored events, speeches at schools or to various organizations, etc.
* Be available for various promotional shoots
* Responsible for on-call
Please send resume and demo of work to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include the words, “Lafayette MMJ/Anchor” in the subject line. Equal Opportunity Employer.