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Morning Anchor


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Morning Anchor
KGAN is seeking a dynamic Morning News Anchor to joins our growing team!
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
Closing Date:
Cedar Rapids

KGAN is seeking a dynamic Morning News Anchor to joins our growing team!  This is an exciting chance to anchor a morning newscast plus be on the front lines of live reporting in breaking news situations.  The person we are seeking to join our on-air team will bring a unique combination of journalistic and broadcasting skills. In this role, you will provide content for our local broadcast and digital platforms, as well as maintain a robust presence on social media pages.  In addition to being an outstanding journalist with a great personality, you need to be a team leader. Our anchors are leaders who participate in the planning of our shows and produce content regularly. A competitive passion to win and openness to innovation is mandatory! Our winning candidate will be someone who embraces social media and knows how to consistently engage with the audience. Collaboration is a big part of this role!

The ideal candidate will have:

-Strong Leadership skills
-Smooth/pleasant delivery
-Strong writing skills and news judgment
-Exemplary communication skills

Requirements and Qualifications:

-Live commercial television experience is a must
-Strong “in-the-field and live” skills
-Exceptional written communications skills using a conversational writing style
-Strong editorial judgment and a proven ethical foundation
-While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel 

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

About Us

Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We're at the forefront of NextGen technology, enabling innovative new ways to engage with broadcast content like never before. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!

About the Team

The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk.
Sinclair Broadcast Group
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