WTSP, the TEGNA owned CBS affiliate in Tampa, FL, market 13, is looking for an experienced, dynamic, enterprising Multimedia Anchor/Reporter. The successful candidate is a team player and newsroom leader with excellent interviewing skills, and proven ability to skillfully ad lib in any live situation. This candidate must be connected to the community, fully understand the market and connect with the audience on all platforms: TV, social, mobile and online.
Anchor weekday newscasts
Generating unique, compelling and innovative story/show ideas and content.
Excellent, creative presentation and writing skills a must
Excellent use of social media for news gathering/disseminating and community engagement
Contribute to multiple platforms on a daily basis including writing for the websites, posting on social media, creating for mobile, and most of all creating a dialog with our audience and your friends and followers.
Collaborate with a team to produce the most creative, compelling stories
Develop contacts and relationships in the community
Journalism or Mass Communication degree preferred with a minimum of five years experience as an anchor in a medium to large market.
Strong on-camera delivery with the ability to ad-lib
Excellent writing, packaging, and live skills
Must be able to report in a broad range of styles with good on-air presentation skills
Demonstrated ability to work under pressure.
Strong social media presence
Shooting and editing skills a plus