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Weekend Sports Anchor – WPTA


If you’re a sports savvy journalist ready to take your passion to the next level, this is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for!

WPTA Television, Inc. is looking for its next Weekend Sports Anchor/MMJ.

Our next Weekend sports anchor will have a passion for sports that shines in every newscast and across all platforms. WPTA doesn’t just show highlights, we tell sports stories that connect with our viewers.

The successful candidate will bring dynamic anchoring skills to the desk, but also report, edit, and shoot video in the field. We want you to create shareable stories across all platforms, including our website, mobile platforms and social media.

This sports opportunity requires:

  • Journalism/Communication degree or equivalent preferred
  • Previous newsroom experience or Internship
  • Non-linear editing knowledge
  • Knowledge of iNews or similar producing software

If you thrive in a deadline-driven environment and you’re ready to bring your extensive sports knowledge to our team, send your resume, reel, and cover letter to News director Jonathan Shelley at

WPTA is part of Quincy Media, Inc., a family-owned company operating 20 television stations. Throughout QMI, positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience. Visit for links to all stations and opportunities.

WPTA-TV provides a competitive compensation and benefits plan.

WPTA-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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