OverviewWeather/Traffic Anchor in Regina, SK
Branch Regina SK CA
Represent Global Regina in the community by attending and hosting a variety of events Assignments will include days, evenings and weekends as required Other…
Global Reginas News Department is currently seeking a full-time Weather and Traffic Anchor/Reporter (Morning Show) to join their team. This position is part of the Global News team which produces local newscasts 7-days a week. The successful candidate will work primarily on Global Reginas Morning Show. We are looking for someone with the right mix of personality, camera presence and knowledge of weather. This position reports directly to the News Director.
The following is a paraphrase of the primary functions, but does not outline all of the duties and responsibilities that may be assigned to this position:
Produce and present weather forecasts and traffic information using WSI software system
Present informative and viewer-friendly information with competence and clarity
Strong on-air presentation, including the ability to have comfortable unscripted discussions with other Anchors and guests
Produce and host packaged segments as assigned
Produce and distribute on-line content including web articles and social media posts
Represent Global Regina in the community by attending and hosting a variety of events
Assignments will include days, evenings and weekends as required
Other duties as required
Required Skills, Experience and Qualifications:
Diploma/Degree in Journalism or similar relevant education
Must be able to clearly communicate weather and traffic flows and the impact they will have on our viewers
Proven ability to present information to viewers in a clear and concise manner
Effective writing skills, proven ability to meet editing and on-air deadlines
Able to work co-operatively in a team environment
Exemplary work ethic and punctuality
Computer savvy with the ability to learn electronic weather and traffic systems
Knowledge of southern Saskatchewan geography, demographics and community would be considered an asset
If you value a workplace that promotes accountability, exemplifies loyalty, never compromises integrity and has a strong social conscience then start your career with us by applying now.
We thank all interested applicants; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.
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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Regina, SK, CA
Posted on: 2014-07-12