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NEWS ANCHOR

Who

We're looking for a news anchor who can read 60-second video news reports from a teleprompter in a fast-paced, ever-changing news environment. You'll be working with a team of writers, city desk anchors, assignment editors and video editors to gather and compose the top news reports of the day. We've developed a disruptive and enabling platform for the future of video news.

Requirements

  1. BA, BS or Masters in Broadcasting, Journalism and/or Mass Communications
  2. Minimum 1-year relevant experience in news
  3. Have good interpersonal skills, be a dependable, quick thinker with an eye for detail
  4. Possess a positive attitude and be a motivated team player
  5. When it comes down to it, you'll fit right in if you're passionate about reading factual news reports to millions of people around the world and being a part of the global 4th estate.

Instructions to apply

Submit a 500-word original composition about your skills and experience (no cut and paste resumes)

Link to your online reel.

Qualified applications will be asked to submit a screen test during the interview process.

These are full-time positions. PLEASE – no freelancers or pitches for studio services or stringers.

Compensation

$24,000 (annually) for the first 90 days.

About United News International
United News International - UNI gathers, composes and distributes one-minute video and text news reports that covers just the basic elements of any news event – Who, What, When and Where.

UNI is a global fair use news agency with a global monthly reach of 200 million and a Facebook fan base of 3.7 Million. We have achieved billions of one-minute video views in every country on earth. UNI separates news reporting from opinion and analysis and has developed a successful anchored video format designed around consumer's increasingly digital, social and mobile lives. We are an early stage company with big ambitions.

UNI currently has City Desks in New York City, Washington D.C., The Pacific NW, Manila and Tokyo. Our company has re-located its global HQ’s to Nashville and is currently operating within the Skyway Studio’s complex. Over the summer we will be scaling up our operations to support a growing list of foreign city desks and our unique UNI Verify App in every national capital region in the world.

We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including State and Federal protected classes.

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