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!
is looking for a Director for our 10:00 p.m. newscast. The Fox26 10 o'clock News is the market's highest rated nightly newscast, and a high level of professionalism and technical accuracy is required. As the Director, you must understand set lighting, proper angles for studio cameras, graphics composition, and how to effectively lead a team of full and part-time editors and floor crew members to achieve zero-defect newscasts. The selected candidate must also show he/she can work effectively with a talented staff of newscast producers to collaborate on the market's fastest-paced and most visual newscasts.
Perform any production duties as assigned including:
Direct and TD any assigned newscasts and productions
Create graphics daily using Photoshop and Deko
Train production crew in cameras, audio, graphics, etc.
Supervise production crew on a daily basis
Maintain production studio and control rooms
Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned, which may include website contribution
Experience directing and TDing newscasts
Knowledge of production standards and equipment
Full working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
Ability to clearly give direction to crew, while under pressure
Excellent typing and spelling skills are necessary
A college degree is preferred
Must be able to lift & position 40 pound lighting instruments
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required:
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
Website : http://www.sbgi.net
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.