What is a News Anchor?

News Anchor Job Description

Television news anchors evaluate news leads in order to find those that will create informative and compelling stories. 



Typical Job Duties

• Evaluate news leads

• Authenticate information by conducting interviews, research and observation

• Prepare compelling and informative articles based on acquired information

• Liaise with producers, writers and editors in order to refine story and ensure it complies with station policies and standards

• Use outstanding communication skills to present news stories

• May supply editorial commentary regarding stories



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