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Morning News Anchor / Multimedia Journalist

13 WREX is searching for a morning news anchor / multimedia journalist to join our award-winning news team.


13 WREX, the NBC affiliate serving northern Illinois is seeking an experienced Morning News Anchor / Multimedia Journalist for our growing morning show, 13 News Today.

If you are passionate about news, love story telling, and have some anchoring and TV reporting experience, lets talk!

Qualified candidates must have a degree in Journalism, Broadcasting, Communications, or related field.

Qualified candidates must have excellent writing and on-camera skills.

You will have a co-anchor, meteorologist, producers (2), and reporter - every single morning to help craft our highly competitive morning newscasts.

We are looking for a serious, creative journalist who is as comfortable in a live ad-lib situation as they are reading a prompter.

You will anchor our morning and midday newscasts five days a week, and represent the Station at community events.

Note: This is not an entry-level position.

The Rockford Television market is a great place to live with numerous colleges and universities, good quality of life, low-cost of living, ample recreation and close proximity to Chicago, Madison, Milwaukee, and Minneapolis.

Note: Applicants must complete a background check and motor vehicle history check to be considered for this position.

WREX is proud to be an Allen Media Group | Broadcasting station.

If you would like to be part of our award-winning team, send your resume and a link to your reel to:

WREX-TV
Gregory Deffenbaugh, News Director
P.O. Box 530
Rockford, IL 61105
gdeffenbaugh@wrex.com

No phone calls, please.

Rockford TV, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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