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216133BR Anchor - Syracuse, NY

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Bachelor's Degree
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Full Time Regular
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First Shift (Day)
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Job Description

Anchors assigned newscasts. Presents local newscasts and feature reports. Conducts research and interviews; supports journalists and editors by researching stories or preparing information for coverage. Contributes to special features and stories. Participates in coordinating coverage of major stories, breaking news and specials.
Anchors newscasts with evaluation based poise with authoritative, credible, and conversational voice quality
Delivers scripted and ad lib material with professionalism, personality, and purpose
Ability to summarize information into easy-to-understand components
Engages as a newsroom leader by delivering news reports, including live reports, demonstrating energy, confidence and professional appearance
Gathers information for news stories using beat sources, contacts and leads
Writes own news copy for an assigned newscast or news series and operates teleprompter controls
Occasionally reports, writes and edits news stories within assigned deadlines
Establishes community presence outside of the newscasts
Newsroom leader and acts as resource for colleagues with less experience
Strategically engages in social media
May lead projects or have accountability for ongoing activities or objectives; acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience
Performs other duties as assigned
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
Demonstrated ability to lead people and obtain results through others
Must have strong on-camera skills with the ability to read narration effectively
Familiar with editing news videos
Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities and work under time pressure deadline
Must be able and willing to work different shifts and be flexible with schedule changes
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills; ability to clearly communicate solutions; ability to relate well with diverse populations and age groups
Ability to interface with internal company personnel
Requires adaptability, enthusiasm, initiative and a positive approach to problem solving
Ad-lib capability, and ability to handle breaking news on-air
Bachelor s degree in Journalism or related field or comparable television work experience preferred
Related Work Experience Number of Years
Television news reporting and anchoring experience 5+
Works inside in a climate controlled environment and outside throughout the year and may be subjected to various weather conditions that could include extreme heat or cold conditions
Must obtain and maintain a valid driver s license in the state of residence
Charter Communication is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability
The Spectrum brand is powered and innovated by Charter Communications. Charter Communications reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, current unemployment status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.
Charter Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability
Charter Communications will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable laws, including local ordinances.

Employer's Job# 216133BR
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Company Information

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Charter Communications/Spectrum
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Charter Communications is America’s fastest growing TV, internet and voice company. We’re committed to integrating the highest quality service with superior entertainment and communications products. Charter is at the intersection of technology and entertainment, facilitating essential communications that connect 24 million residential and business customers in 41 states. Our commitment to serving customers and exceeding their expectations is the bedrock of Charter’s business strategy and it’s the philosophy that guides our 90,000 employees.
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Direct Employer
Address :
7820 Crescent Executive Drive
Charlotte, NC 28217

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