Weather Anchor/Reporter

Posted On: September 27, 2021
Station/Company: KPTV/KPDX-TV
Location: Portland Oregon
Hours: Full Time


Job Summary

Position/Title:
Weather Anchor/Reporter
Details:
The Weather Anchor produces and presents weathercasts according to regular program schedule. This position also researches, develops, and covers news stories in the field which are informative, interesting, and compelling while remaining consistent with the stations brand and editorial philosophy.

Essential Job Functions:
70% – Produce and present on-air weather forecast. Deliver weather and news reports in accordance with program outline. Enterprise, write and report news stories. Effectively use existing technology to enhance story coverage. Post forecasts/stories online and contribute to social media.
15% – Collaborates with producers and management in the development of broadcast content such as newscasts, promos, and teases. May appear in promotions as assigned.
10% – Participate in community events and make public appearances on behalf of the station as assigned.
5% – Other duties as assigned, including studio work.

Meredith Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Experience:
Minimum 2 years experience as a weather anchor/reporter

Requirements:

Education:
Bachelor’s in Journalism, Communication, Meteorology or equivalent experience

Specific Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven enviroment
Ability to work clearly communicate verbally and written
Must be able to work flexible hours

Contact:
We are always on the lookout for bright, creative talent to be part of the Meredith team.
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Expiration: October 11, 2021