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ABOUT GRAY TELEVISION:
Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 91 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.
KWCH is the #1 rated news leader based in Wichita, Kansas. If you only know Kansas from the Wizard of Oz, you’ll be surprised to find tons of unique restaurants and a low cost of living so you can spend your money on weekend concerts, shopping and events! If you are looking for an excellent quality of life and a news family where you can grow doing what you love to do, we want to hear from you!
KWCH/KSCW is seeking a Morning Anchor/Reporter for our weekday morning shows from 4:30am-9am. You are the right candidate if you bring energy, personality and have strong and ethical news judgment to make our #1 rated show shine on a daily basis! We are dedicated to our community and making sure our viewers are informed about issues that impact their day. If you are passionate about what you do and committed to not only giving viewers news and weather in the mornings but making them smile as they walk out the door, this is your next career move!
• Anchor weekday morning newscasts from 4:30am-9:00am
• Ability to MMJ and/or work with a photojournalist for weekly stories
• Strong live skills including extended breaking news coverage and the ability to ad-lib and improvise effortlessly
• Ability to collaborate with producers on how best to story tell using the set, video, graphics and technology
• Proven leadership skills working with staff at all levels
• Strong ethical news judgment and priority setting
• Desire to develop community relationships and promote and attend KWCH sponsored events
• Engage your social media following to generate stories, break and promote your work
• Critique, feedback and training are all part of the job
•Minimum of 2 years anchoring and reporting experience with the ability to shoot, write and edit
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•Ability to work in a team environment and under constant deadlines
•Live "on-the-scene" reporting may be required, especially during breaking news and severe weather
Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.