Subject:  New Job Listing from Wichita Falls-Lawton, TX-OK

Position/Title:  KFDX - Anchor III, News - REQ-6055

Details:  Nexstar Media Group is America's largest local television and media company with 197 full-power stations including partner relations in 115 markets addressing nearly 65% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.  Nexstar's platform delivers exceptional local content and network programming to inform and entertain viewers, while providing premium, scalable local advertising opportunities for advertisers and brands across all screens and devices.  Learn more at


The News Anchor serves as the primary presenter of news stories and other content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.

Additional Job Description: 
- Presents news stories and other content for all platforms.
- Ensures that all news content neets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality
- Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner
- Produces newscasts and communicates clear direction with team members
- Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating news programming and other content 
- Acts as a field reporter as assigned
- Conducts interviews with news personnel and others
- Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsroom situations as required
- Participates in promotional activities including public appearances
- Performs special projects and other duties as assigned
- Edits video clips as assigned
- Writes content for the website and otehr eMedia platforms
- Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites

Vacancy Type:  Full-Time
Date Posted:  9/16/2020
Closing Date:  11/30/2020
City and State:  Wichita Falls,Texas

Experience:  Minimum five years experience in news reporting or anchoring.  (More or less depending on market size.)

- Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
- Fluency in English
- Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, with the ability to ad lib when required.
- Superior on-air presence
- Excellent news judgment with an expansive knowledge of local and national current events, history, newsmakers and issues
- Experience guiding, directing and motivating others
- Ability to identify the developmental needs of others and to coach, mentor or otherwise help others to improve their knowledge or skills
- Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
- Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
- Ability to effectively listen to fully understand problems and communicate with a team to shape a solution
- Valid driver's license with a good driving record
- Flexibility to work any shift

Contact:  Apply online at 

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!  The Digital Producer leads the transition from broadcast-focused newsrooms to multi-platform newsrooms through active daily example; providing training in methods, processes and tactics; as well as in creating/editing original content beyond that which is produced for on-air.

- Develops and leads winning strategy for station content
- Expert understanding of Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms
- Reviews copy and will correct errors in content, grammar and punctuation; following prescribed editorial style for formatting guidelines
- Use our Social Media and website to build and reinforce brand recognition and drive viewers to television
- Determines a story's emphasis, length and format, and organizes material accordingly
- Research and analyze background information related to news stories in order to be able to provide complete and accurate
- Gathers information about events through research, interviews, experience or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social or
  other functions. Pitches on-brand local and trending stories during morning meetings
- Checks reference materials such as books, news files or public records to obtain relevant facts
- Shoots and edits content for on-air and digital
- Produces reports for all platforms
- Ensures that all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality
- Builds and calendars digital campaigns to promote local shows and specials
- Writes stories for the web and other digital platforms
- Performs other duties as assigned
- Finds new ways to use Social Media and our website to engage with viewers

Vacancy Type:  Full-time

Date Posted -- 9/16/2020

Closing Date:  11/30/2020

Location:  Wichita Falls, TX   76309


Experience:  1+ years experience preferred

- Degree in journalism; daily newspaper or news site experience required; live, working web samples and/or print pages preferred
- Proficiency in Associated Press style, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver and Basic HTML preferred
- CSS, Flash and other relevant technology skills is a plus
- Maintain positive work environment through active team participation and cooperation with co-workers
- Responds positively to feedback

Contact:  Apply online at 

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Job Req #:  REQ-6049