Old TV Presenter

Presenters will sometimes also be newsreaders, delivering bulletins and rolling news segments by reading from a script or autocue system. However newsreaders proper are typically journalists as well, who are also involved in the news gathering process. A TV presenter works for a television network as the host of a television program. In this job, your duties include introducing reporters and offering commentary on various events, sports, news, and other programs to the public. Depending on the position, you may be responsible for writing your own script. Qualifications include having a pleasant appearance, excellent communication skills, strong public speaking skills, and a flexible schedule. Most presenters hold a bachelor’s degree in communications. While in school, look to participate in an internship program.