Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Houston

Description

Sports Anchor
44434BR
TV Content & Production
Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations
Responsibilities
The successful Sports Anchor candidate will be responsible for reporting sports stories (in house and in the field), covering live sporting events and professional teams such as The Houston Texans, The Houston Astros, The Houston Rockets, The Dynamos and other local teams. The anchor will also have to gather information and prepare material for on air. This person will be responsible for keeping up to date on current events in the world of sports. The Sports Anchor will also be expected to participate in community events and station activities from time to time as master of ceremonies and/or Host as requested by the station.
Qualifications/Requirements
• Minimum 5 years of experience working in Spanish market broadcast television.
• Knowledge of major sports in the United States and Mexico are a must
• Experience covering sports, segment production and conducting interviews are desired.
• The ability to ad-lib and improvise effortlessly in various types of on air situations and ability to handle working under the pressure of intense deadlines
• Must work well under pressure with an ability to meet tight deadlines
• Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) required both written and verbal. A high level of skill and mastery of the Spanish language is essential.
• Must be able to distinguish serious news from light features and adapt delivery of stories on air.
• Must possess strong creative writings skills.
• Candidate must work effectively with others in a team oriented environment
• Willingness and ability to work long hours, late nights and weekends as required.
Desired Characteristics
• Degree in Journalism is preferred.
• Experience covering sports, segment production and conducting interviews are desired.
• Good attendance and ability to avoid tardiness is crucial.
• The ability to ad-lib and improvise effortlessly in various types of on air situations.
• Must possess strong creative writings skills.
• Candidate must work effectively with others in a team oriented environment.
Sub-BusinessNBCUOTS - TLM KTMD
Career Level
Experienced
CityHouston
State/Province
Texas
CountryUnited States
About Us
At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.
Notices
NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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