PO Box 3178 | Bismarck, ND 58502 | Phone: 701-258-1332

Tuesday October 10 at Noon ET

Anchor III, News REQ-27108

KX News is hiring!
KXMB, a Nexstar station, is looking for a News Anchor. The ideal candidate is an excellent communicator with a superb on-air presence. This individual is energetic and can deliver everything from hard new to features with clarity and poise on-air, online, and on all other media platforms.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Write clearly and interestingly and use video and graphics to illustrate story facts and ideas.
  • Build sources, lead community engagements, generate story ideas and participate in editorial meetings.
  • Ensures that all news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
  • Report live, scripted and unscripted with clarity, accuracy, and confidence.
  • Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsroom situations as required.
  • Writes content for the website and other media platforms.
  • Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.
  • Participates in promotional activities, including public appearances.
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.
  • Engage with our surrounding community and make an effort to meet and understand the issues impacting our viewers

Requirements & Skills:

  • 2 years anchoring experience in a small to medium-size market
  • A college degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
  • Natural newsroom leader who can take the lead on stories while also knows the importance of working together as a news team
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, with the ability to ad-lib when required. Someone who wants to report in-depth stories too.
  • Excellent news judgment with expansive knowledge of local/national current events, history, newsmakers, issues.
  • 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.
Apply Online at https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar/job/ND-Bismarck/Anchor-III–News_REQ-27108 Job Req #REQ-27108
Apply by 12/28/2023