WLUC-TV6 & FOX UP is looking for a full-time FOX UP News Anchor/Multi-Media Journalist.
WLUC has been a fixture in Upper Michigan for more than 62 years. The #1 rated WLUC is a market leader and an NBC affiliate. FOX UP News is #2 in this competitive five station market.
WLUC is Upper Michigan. We're located in a recreational paradise. Winter, summer, spring or fall, if you enjoy the outdoors, this is the place for you. Ten minutes from anywhere, you’ll find a trail, river, lake or event to capture your desire. The small town setting is peaceful and safe, but still has the big city entertainment and dining experiences. But it’s the people of Upper Michigan that make this area stand out. They’re friendly, helpful, honest and fun.
This position offers the right person an incredible learning experience. You’re part of a team and the face and voice of the FOX UP News. You're working more as an MMJ, but also as back-up anchor for a newscast in Prime Time Monday through Friday on the most powerful news station in Upper Michigan. FOX UP News is the #2 rated newscast in the market, second only to its powerful sister station, WLUC. You’re one of 28 news professionals in a newsroom with the latest technology and tools. The right person is creative, a great storyteller and producer. They can also easily transition to anchoring this newscast. It’s a quick-paced newscast in a new studio and control room. You'll also work as a Multi-Media Journalist, reporting on stories throughout Upper Michigan. Social media is a big part of our news coverage and what this position requires.
Writing for on-air and on-line
Working knowledge of videography and video editing
Must meet deadlines and be able to multi-task
Great attitude and enjoy working with others
Strong work ethic
Enjoy talking with people
Strong on-air delivery and speaking voice
Must have a valid Driver’s License
Pass a Drug Test and Driver's Background Check
Ability to handle Social Media, including Website writing, Facebook, Twitter and more.
Interested applicants may apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings.
About Gray Television:
Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. We own and operate leading media outlets in over 50 markets throughout the country – all delivering the news, weather, sports and entertainment that millions of our neighbors count on every day. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.