Executive Producer/Anchor

Station/Company: KOBI-TV NBC5
Location: 125 S Fir St. Medford, Oregon 97501
Hours: Full Time

Job Summary

KOBI-TV NBC5 in the beautiful Rogue Valley is looking for an Executive Producer/Anchor for our NBC5 newscasts. The ideal candidate loves breaking news and weather, constantly improves newscasts and is flexible right up to and through the newscast. Writing and storytelling must be a passion, as well as creating an artful newscast with high pace and volume. Producing and anchoring experience are required.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

*Providing story ideas and story leads
*Researching and writing original reports for broadcast and social media
*Producing newscast(s)
*Reviewing newscasts with producers, anchors and reporters
*Anchoring newscasts
*Developing content for social media platforms
*Assist News Director as needed

To qualify for this position, you must have:

*Bachelor’s degree in journalism or equivalent
*Newsroom leadership experience
*At least 1 year of anchoring experience
*Knowledge of news gathering, production and writing
*Strong writing, reporting and organizational skills
*Ability to work professionally in high-pressure situations and without supervision
*The ability to work with the news team and general public

***Please include a link to your newsreel***

This is a full-time position, working 40 hours per week. Our benefits package includes: medical, dental, vision, 401K retirement plan, health care spending account, life insurance, short-term disability, paid sick leave, paid vacations, and paid holidays.

KOBI-TV NBC5/KOTI-TV NBC2 is licensed by the FCC; therefore, we must follow federal guidelines. Since marijuana is still illegal on a federal level, if offered a position, a candidate would be required to pass a 10-panel drug screen, which does include marijuana. A 3 year driving record check and a 7 year criminal background check are also pre-employment requirements, for a candidate offered the position. We also require all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, to include up to date booster.

KOBI-TV NBC5/KOTI-TV NBC2, owned by California Oregon Broadcasting, Inc., is the longest continuously independent broadcast group in the West, and one of the two oldest in the country. The founder of our company, Bill Smullin, often said “most people work 50 weeks a year in order to spend two weeks’ vacation in the beauty of Northern California and Oregon – the area we are fortunate enough to live, work, and play in every day.” It is the mission of COBi to provide an environment that encourages our staff to enthusiastically join with our viewers and clients in the fun of creativity, service, and work that serves all individuals with quality broadcast. COBi is continually looking for individuals who embrace our culture and possess skills that will complement our company.

How to Apply

To be considered for this position, you must also include the following: 1. The subject line of your email must include the job title listed above. 2. The body of your email must include verbiage that includes the title of the job posting. 3, Send resume in Word or PDF format only. Please send your cover letter and resume in Word or PDF format via email to Kris Gushwa(hr@kobi5.com) or to the physical address below: KOBI-TV NBC5 Kris Gushwa, Director of HR 125 South Fir Street Medford, OR 97501 We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Apply Online: https://kobi5.com/job/executive-producer-anchor-4/

Contact Email: hr@kobi5.com

Expiration: May 03, 2023