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Weekend Morning Anchor/Reporter

WSLS 10, a Graham Media Group-owned / NBC affiliated station in Roanoke, Virginia is seeking a Weekend Morning Anchor/Reporter to join our news team.

You’ll work in WSLS 10′s state-of-the-art broadcast facility and live in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia --- only a short drive to major metropolitan areas as well as beaches.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for anchoring weekend morning newscasts (6 - 8 a.m.) and reporting three days during the week.
  • You must have a strong presence on the anchor desk and be a leader for the weekend morning team.
  • We are looking for an enterprise journalist who brings solid pitches to the table every day.
  • Excellent news judgment, storytelling and live shot skills required.
  • You will also be responsible for writing web stories and contributing to social media.

Qualifications:

  • Two years of anchor/reporting experience in a television newsroom
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced, high pressure, deadline-driven environment
  • Must be willing to work all shifts and holidays
  • College degree in Journalism/Communication preferred

To apply, please send links of your work, resume, references and completed application to:

Margaret Ashburn, News Director: mashburn@wsls.com

Click HERE to download and complete the employment application.

No phone calls, please.

As a condition of employment, GMG requires that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first day of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law, unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

WSLS 10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In addition to complying with the requirements of federal law, WSLS 10 will comply with applicable state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination.

Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening, investigative background check, employment/education verifications, and reference checks.

You must hold a valid driver’s license and be insurable under Virginia Law.