WQOW Weekend Anchor/Multi Media Journalist

Employer WQOW-TV, ABC affiliate
Location Eau Claire, WI
Type Full time
Apply by Deadline not specified—Apply ASAP!
More details https://allenmediabroadcasting.com/careers/wqow.html
Posted on October 12, 2021


WQOW-TV, Eau Claire’s ABC affiliate, is looking for a talented journalist who can produce and anchor our three weekend newscasts and be our lead reporter three days a week.

Applicants must have a degree in journalism or a related multimedia field. Newsroom experience is preferred. Knowledge of iNews and Avid is a plus. Our staff produces content for on-air, online, and mobile platforms. The ideal candidate will embrace social media, have great news judgment, good on-air skills, and leadership ability.

You’ll oversee our newsroom on the weekends, deciding coverage, updating our website and social media platforms as well as producing and anchoring the evening newscasts. For three days a week, you’ll shoot, write, and edit enterprise stories that fall under the ‘Eau Claire’s Own’ brand. Expect to go live on a regular basis and cover breaking news.

While employed at WQOW, this person will receive personal feedback on a regular basis. Professional training is provided.

If you are qualified and want to live and work in one of the Midwest’s best up-and-coming cities, please send your resume, cover letter and a copy of your most recent anchor reel to:
Kristen Shill
News Director
WQOW-TV kshill@wqow.com

Disclaimer: you must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law). In addition, any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening along with a valid driver’s license.

WXOW/WQOW is an EOE-M/F/D/V employer.

Deadline not specified—Apply ASAP!