News Anchor

WAAY-TV, ABC 31, serving North Alabama in the fast-growing Huntsville-Florence-Decatur market (Nielsen DMA 79), is seeking an energetic, sincere News Anchor with a passion for story-telling and service to our vibrant region. The desired candidate will be comfortable in assuming a leadership role within the newsroom, coach news team members when applicable and demonstrate a personal commitment to continued professional growth and development.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of delivering breaking news in an urgent and credible manner, breaking stories of major significance to our viewers, establishing and cultivating sources, a flair for pursuing engaging content for our newscasts and digital platforms, becoming a well-known and engaging personality in the region, and a reputation for standing out as a newsroom leader.
Minimum Requirements
  • Bachelors degree in Journalism, Mass Communication or equivalent.
  • 2+ years experience as an Anchor or Reporter with Anchor experience.
  • Ability to shoot and edit video should the need arise.
  • Possess a valid Alabama drivers’ license or ability to obtain; good driving record, and satisfactorily pass pre-employment drug screening.

Apply Today!

Interested candidates should apply at waaytv.com, send resume and reel to jobs@waaytv.com or WAAY – TV 1000 Monte Sano Blvd Huntsville, AL 35801 WAAY-TV is an equal opportunity employer with a tradition of encouraging a wide diversity of talents through a broad range of hiring practices. WAAY believes that local television is rewarding and fun in a market that is rocket science! Benefits include medical, dental, vision, and 401K plans! A background check and pre-employment drug screen are required.