Anchoring multi-hour news shift
Gathering, writing, recording, editing and delivering news content inclusive of providing live coverage when breaking news occurs.
Pleasant, charismatic and well-controlled voice; excellent pronunciation
Knowledgeable and up-to-date with local and national trends and/or specialized knowledge of subjects/events related to on-air topics/stories
Excellent writing and editing skills; proficient in grammar
Ability to plan and organize, set priorities and multi task in a fast-paced environment
Excellent writing and editing skills
Knowledge of proper grammar
Strong attention to detail
Understanding how to integrate on air content into all social and digital media platforms
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a team environment
Proficient in media production and broadcast systems
Making station appearances as required
Working with sales and promotions departments
Protecting the station’s FCC license.
Other duties as required by management.
Looking for a FT news anchor who can tell relevant, compelling stories with a credible and empathetic style. Must be able to thrive in a fast paced all-news environment and cover every type of story including breaking news. Must have excellent writing and presentation skills. This person will also be proficient in editing and packaging news, audio and interviews. Our next anchor will also have experience and an understanding of social media and digital news. Must have a minimum of 5+ years experience anchoring or reporting news. A 4 year degree is preferred, preferably in Broadcast Journalism or Communications. Position requires valid state driver’s license and required insurance.
THIS IS A SAG-AFTRA UNION POSITION.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 170 million people each month through its premier collection of highly rated, award winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at , Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).