• P/T News Host

    Posted: 03/11/2024

    NEWS HOST (P/T) - KTVF
    Job Category: News
    Requisition Number: NEWSA010557
    Posting Details
    Posted: March 11, 2024
    Part-Time
    Locations
    Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA
    Description
    About Gray Television:
    Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households. 
    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. 
    About KTVF:
    KTVF/KXDF/KFXF are the NBC, CBS and MeTV/MyNetwork affiliated stations serving the interior of Alaska with award-winning local news, great entertainment, and public service to the Fairbanks community. KTVF and KXDF, our news-producing stations, have been the launching point for many journalists and producers who have moved up in the ranks and are now successfully filling key roles in stations throughout the country.
    Job Summary/Description:  
    The part-time temporary host will fill in anytime the regular anchor is unavailable. This person will be required to read scripts prior to broadcast and during broadcast. The host will read the script using a teleprompter as well as operate the teleprompter during the live broadcast.
    Duties/Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    * Ability to work a flexible schedule
    * Good voice and appearance and ability to speak clearly on-screen with exceptional grammar skills
    * Possess strong written and verbal communication skills
    * Ability to use discretion and creativity to determine the best presentation of products and services
    * Ability to collaborate with videographers, producers/directors, and sales personnel to creatively display customers' product in high quality manner
    * Ability to make quick decisions without losing composure
    * Follow all clothing and appearance guidelines as set by management
    * Perform other job duties as assigned

    Qualifications/Requirements:
    * High School Diploma
    * Host experience preferred

    If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://recruiting.ultipro.com/GRA1017GRYT/JobBoard/ae441110-89bd-444d-8ad2-b76c7b9db7a9/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=3df74fe6-d6c9-4bb1-b163-3d36dc3789b1
    KTVF-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company
    Additional Info:
    Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

    Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

    Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus before the first workday.
    Qualifications
    Preferred
    Flexibility:
     Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals
    Education
    Required:
    High School or better.