Based in the brand new NH1 Media Center in Concord, NH1 News is hiring two experienced on-air television news anchors. The Anchors are charged with hosting all assigned scheduled and unscheduled news broadcasts on NH1. While this position is primarily assigned to NH1 television, it includes regular responsibilities and duties associated with NH1 radio and digital platforms.
Anchor newscasts and special report coverage.
Contribute story suggestions and participates in editorial meetings.
Write and edit copy for television and radio broadcasts, as well as digital platforms.
Anchor and Report live on location.
Produce and write locally developed field packages as well as produce and write assigned packages based on material provided by network feeds and outside source material.
Conduct live and recorded interviews.
Research and enterprise daily news stories and longer form assignments.
Develop ideas for special series as directed by news management.
Incorporate production techniques in order to enhance storytelling.
Employ all available tools in the development and production of news, including but not limited to social media.
Minimum 4 years broadcast news experience.
Must have previous anchoring and reporting experience.
Strong news judgment.
Excellent writing and copy editing skills
Must be a news junkie and a story idea generator.
Must be a newsroom leader.
Must have high journalistic and ethical standards.
Must have superior interviewing skills.
Capable of editing video for broadcast.
Previous photography experience or willing to learn photography skills a plus.
Proficiency in and understanding of social media platforms preferred.
Skilled in handling unscripted and unplanned news coverage as in breaking news.
Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field preferred.
Positive attitude and a willingness to work long hours.
Must be immersed in the local community by learning relevant issues and through involvement in station generated events and initiatives.
Please send resume, salary history and relevant work samples to tvjobs@NH1.com. Include “Anchor” in the subject line.
NH1 and Binnie Media are Equal Opportunity Employers.