On-Camera Broadcast Meteorologist

NewsHub, owned by Waypoint Media, has an immediate opening for a full-time On-Camera Broadcast Meteorologist based in Little Rock, AR.

As Meteorologist, you will be responsible for the content of weather segments for assigned newscasts. You will issue warnings and alerts, produce graphics and maps using AccuWeather Storm Director.

Job Responsibilities
• Produce and present weather reports
• Issue warnings and alerts
• Produce graphics and maps
• Forecast, produce and present clear, understandable forecasts

Required Skills and Experience
• Meteorology degree from an accredited program
• Previous on-air weather experience
• Fluency in English
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

Salary & Benefits
• Health & Dental Insurance
• 401k
• Paid Time Off & Holiday Pay / Time

Candidates must be able to successfully complete a background check and drug screen.

Please email a cover letter, video reel and references to Shawn Reynolds, Group Director of News and Content at sreynolds@newshubllc.com.
No phone calls, please.
EOE/M/F/V/D

Main News Anchor (Two Openings)

Waypoint Media has immediate openings for a main anchor team based at NewsHub in Little Rock, AR.

This is a unique opportunity to work for one of the fastest growing ownership groups in the industry.

The Main News Anchor will lead the evening and late weekday newscasts. The position is Monday – Friday.

Duties & Responsibilities
• Anchor a variety of newscasts
• Reviews copy and corrects errors in content grammar and punctuation in alignment with editorial style and formatting guidelines
• Pitches stories to news managers and news producers which are relevant to the local community
• Ensures that all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality
• Writes stories for the on-air broadcasts, the web, and other digital platforms
• Interacts with viewers/users in person and on social media sites.
• Mentor younger journalists in the newsroom
• Performs special projects and other duties as assigned
Requirements & Skills
• 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
• Minimum three year’ experience in news reporting or anchoring
Salary & Benefits
• Health & Dental Insurance
• 401k
• Paid Time off & Holiday Pay / Time
Candidates must be able to successfully complete a background check and drug screen.

Please email a cover letter, video reel and references to Shawn Reynolds, Group Director of News and Content at sreynolds@newshubllc.com.
No phone calls, please.
EOE/M/F/V/D