Morning Show Reporter


WAND-TV (DMA #88), the #1 station and award winning NBC affiliate, is searching for a talented and experienced morning  reporter to compliment a team of experienced journalists.

This unique position allows the right candidate the ability to go live in the field Monday - Friday for our weekday morning newscast. You must be energetic, a self-starter and have strong storytelling skills. Our ideal candidate will bring unique story ideas to the table daily, cultivate sources and own social media. This position is for someone who thrives on breaking news and knows how to own digital coverage.  

A college degree and a minimum of two years of television news reporting experience is preferred. WAND is a unique newsroom with a close-knit crew so the right candidate must be a team player with a positive attitude. We are looking for a reporter who can multi-task under deadline pressure and work a flexible schedule.

WAND-TV is the perfect place to build a solid career.  Decatur is centrally located in a tri-phenated market with the Illinois capital to the west and the world-renowned University of Illinois to the east. The cost of living is low, recently ranked 3rd most affordable city in the country.  It has great schools and a low crime rate.

Decatur's central location means it's a short drive to Chicago or St. Louis or Indianapolis.

Please rush your resume to Morgan Schaab, News Director,
WAND-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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