10 hours

Anchor -KNBC News

Universal City, CA
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Anchor -KNBC News

Jobid 23768-393372

Location: Universal City, CA, 91608, USA

Description **Job Number** 38200BR

**Job Title** Anchor -KNBC News

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCUOTS - KNBC

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** California

**City** Universal City




Basic Qualifications:

+ Minimum 3 years of experience as anchor in top 20 market

+ Minimum 5 years of experience as television reporter in top 20 market

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field, or equivalent work experience

+ Proven track record of strong writing, storytelling and live reporting skills **Eligibility Requirements:**

+ Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA

+ Must have a flexible schedule with ability to work any of a 24x7 shift and willingness to travel and work long hours and on weekends with short notice

+ Successful candidate will be required to join the AFTRA Union if not already a member and remain a member in good standing of that Union

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

**Desired Characteristics**


+ Minimum 5 years of news anchor experience and 10 years of newsroom experience in top 10 market

+ Solid news judgment, strong writing and research skills

+ Experience in a variety of anchor/host scenarios, including studio, remotes, specials, etc.

+ Experience in a variety of on-air reporting functions including anchoring, investigations, franchises, etc.

+ Very strong speech skills with the ability to ad-lib effortlessly in various types of situations, particularly breaking news

+ Strong understanding and demonstration of editorial judgment and journalistic ethics, including a current knowledge of laws of libel, slander and applicable FCC rules and regulations

+ Experience in automated studio environments

+ Demonstrated ability to solve problems, prioritize decisions, and successfully manage multiple assignments concurrently in a high pressure, breaking news environment

+ Experience in Los Angeles market and familiarity with Southern California audience and communities

+ Active engagement in Social Media (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, etc.)

+ Effective self-starter with the proven ability to generate and produce news stories

+ Proficiency delivering enterprising stories

+ Experience being actively engaged in editorial processes and meetings

+ Understanding of emerging news production techniques and technology, with a pioneering spirit with desire to learn emerging technologies and invent the future

+ Good collaborative and interpersonal skills to communicate at all levels

+ Believes that teams are smarter and more dynamic together

+ Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.



  • Arts / Entertainment / Media
  • News/Programming/Production
  • Reporter

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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