Weekend Sports Anchor

Job Description

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.

WPTA is part of Quincy Media, Inc., a family-owned company operating 22 television stations. Throughout QMI, positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience. Visit QuincyMediaCareers.com for links to all stations and opportunities.

WPTA-TV provides a competitive compensation and benefits plan.
WPTA-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Required Skills

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.

Education Required

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


WPTA-TV provides a competitive compensation and benefits plan.

How to Apply

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 the News director: Jonathan Shelley at [email protected]


Fort Wayne

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