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Weekend Anchor

WAAY - TV, the Alabama Broadcasters Association's Station of the Year, is seeking a weekend anchor. This position is fulltime with duties anchoring the Saturday and Sunday evening newscast, working as an MMJ 3 days a week and filling in on the anchor desk as needed during the week. The ideal candidate is a hungry, passionate journalist who craves coming to work every day with a thirst for breaking news, public safety, education, cultivating sources and asking questions that will hold people accountable. You will be a newsroom leader, creative writer, and storyteller. You will appreciate constructive criticism and put ideas into action. In return, WAAY 31 will take the time and spend the money to invest in you. You will have a voice in the newsroom, opportunities for advancement and the most sophisticated technology in the industry. We will give you all the tools you need to succeed. If you need a flexible work-life balance, Huntsville, AL is a hidden gem. Rolling mountains surround the city, as do lakes and rivers. We are also home to NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, Space Camp, the US Army's Aviation and Missile command and the second largest research park in the country. If you like to travel, Nashville is a two-hour drive and Atlanta is a little more than three hours away. Minimum Requirements Bachelor degree in Journalism, Mass Communication or equivalent. 2 years experience as a MMJ is required. Able to work independently and as a team member Ability to shoot and edit video. Willing to work in any weather condition, holidays and weekends. Interested candidates should send their resume and reel to or WAAY – TV 1000 Monte Sano Blvd Huntsville, AL 35801 No phone calls accepted. WAAY is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our company expects top performance and results and provides the support and culture to win. WAAY believes that local television is rewarding and fun in a market that is rocket science! Benefits include medical, dental, vision, and 401K plans. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law). A pre-employment drug screen and background check are required.

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