Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
KFOX-TV has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Weekend Sports Anchor / Multimedia Journalist (MMJ). We are looking for an experienced Sports Anchor who shares our vision of producing and reporting coverage of local sports that stands out as being informative and entertaining for fans and non-fans alike.
You must have a passion for going beyond scores and highlights and telling real stories. We are looking for someone who can create memorable stories, has a strong work ethic, time management and live shot skills. As the Weekend Sports Anchor/MMJ, you must be able to demonstrate knowledge of how to position great content on air and on website-mobile-social media platforms is required. You must work well independently and as part of a team in a high energy, creative and collaborative environment. We are looking for a strong team leader with competitive drive who upholds high journalistic and ethical standards, under deadline pressure.
Requirements and Responsibilities:
- Cover day-to-day sporting events and sports features on a variety of platforms, including on air, website, social media, and mobile
- A college degree in journalism or related field is required
- At least 2 years of on-air experience is required
- Strong writing, photography, and nonlinear editing skills are a must
- Two years of daily TV sports anchoring and reporting is required
- This position requires working nights, weekends, and holidays
- Determine content and flow of sports segments, shows, and specials
- Write compelling stories with a relentless attention to detail and accuracy
- Work with news management to ensure compliance of local sports philosophy in every newscast
- Experience operating digital cameras, lights, and nonlinear editors
- Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
- Maintain assigned photography gear and vehicles and operate in a safe manner
- You must have and maintain a valid drivers license and a good driving record
- Stay informed of local sports teams
- Meet daily deadlines
- Other responsibilities as assigned
If you have the required experience and skills, please apply online. In addition, include a link of your latest work or send a non-returnable DVD to:
KFOXAttn: News Director200 S. Alto MesaEl Paso, TX 79912
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Job ID: 9766
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Sinclair Broadcast Group
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to 162 television stations in 79 markets, after pending transactions. Sinclairs television group reaches approximately 37.5% of US television households and includes FOX, ABC, MyTV, CW, CBS, NBC, Univision and Azteca affiliates. In addition, Sinclair owns four radio stations. Contact Info
- El Paso, TX
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Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
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Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to 87 television stations in 47 markets. Sinclair's television group reaches approximately 27.1% of US television households and includes FOX, ABC, MyTV, CW, CBS, NBC, MTN and Azteca affiliates. Sinclair, either directly or through its Ventures subsidiary, makes equity investments in strategic companies. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the Nasdaq Exchange under the ticker symbol SBGI.