Freelance weekend anchor

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Freelance weekend anchor

CGTN America is looking for a freelance weekend anchor for our newscasts out of Washington,D.C.

Job Responsibilities

· Deliver live scripted and ad lib material with personality and professionalism including strong interview skills.
· Work well as part of a large and diverse international team.
· Ability to pitch stories and series and generate Social Media content on all platforms consistently throughout the day. Ability to juggle multiple projects.
· Extensive experience in international breaking news and ability to travel with short notice.
· Deliver succinct and comprehensive news packages and concise live shots.
· Flexible about working hours, including some holidays, weekends and nights

Required Qualifications

· Strong reporting and anchoring skills, especially with international news.
· Demonstrated experience with breaking news and live interviews.
· Proven knowledge and understanding of US domestic and international developments particularly those related to China as well
· Ability to perform daily responsibilities swiftly, accurately and comprehensively
· Must be a good writer.
· Minimum 5 + years of broadcast television experience
· International news gathering and television field experience a plus



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