Anchor - WFTV in Orlando, FL at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 11/13/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Summary

Cox Media Group WFTV is looking for a full-time Anchor to join the team!

This position shall have the customary duties of a news anchor for the Company’s station, including without limitation, covering and reporting news as scheduled or needed; representing the station at public events; and advancing and promoting stories on all digital platforms. 


  • Assist in writing, pre-production and broadcast preparation; making certain stories are clear/accurate and represent the station’s benchmark goals. 
  • Deliver news copy on camera in a credible and professional manner, as scheduled or needed 
  • Contribute daily to all station digital platforms and initiatives, including social media. 
  • Deliver news copy on camera in a credible and professional manner, as scheduled or needed 
  • Use creativity and imagination, and exercise independent professional judgment in investigating, reporting, interviewing, writing, editing and delivering news stories and assigned events 
  • Maintain a well-groomed, professional appearance 
  • Attend and participate in editorial meetings, as scheduled 
  • Contribute to story ideas 
  • Professionally represent station at promotions and community affair events 



What we look for


  • Minimum education of a Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field 
  • Minimum of 5 years reporting/anchoring 


CMG is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people – and you could be one of them! We are a start-up built on a 100-year history of blazing trails in the world of media. Over that time, our skilled journalists and storytellers have covered war and peace, tragedies and celebrations, small moments, and global movements.  We are relying on our longstanding experience and entrepreneurial mentality to build a media company that is modern, agile, and uniquely positioned for the future.

CMG provides valuable local and national journalism and entertainment content to the people and communities it serves. The company's businesses include 14 high-quality, market-leading television brands in 9 markets; 54 top-performing radio stations delivering multiple genres of content in 11 markets; a Washington, DC news bureau; and numerous streaming and digital platforms. CMG's TV portfolio includes multiple primary affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, Telemundo and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable news and independent stations.

We offer rewarding and challenging careers that encourage growth and development. We take care of our people with industry-leading total rewards offerings that includes medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and accident insurance as well as, a best-in-class wellness program, 401(k) matching and time-off programs.

CMG may require proof of COVID-19 vaccination upon hire or during employment as a term and condition of employment unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law.

If this description fits and CMG sounds like a company you want to work for, we’d love to have you join us. Apply today!

Cox Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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