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!
If you are a hands-on leader with a passion for quality journalism, great storytelling, and an eye for compelling showcasing, then we have a great job for you! CBS Austin
is looking for an Executive Producer to oversee our award winning evening and late newscasts. The ideal candidate has a passion for news, a strong background in television news production, and a vision for how to provide viewers with fresh, interesting, relevant content every day. We expect our Executive Producers to find new ways of incorporating digital content into our daily coverage. The ideal candidate is a supportive leader who will help grow our competitive and innovative culture.
Produce shows/script reviews
Work closely with our digital leads to produce content for multimedia platforms
Manage and train other producers
Focus reporters into developing compelling, exclusive stories that make a difference for our viewers
Plan and oversee continuity into upcoming newscasts
Provide input and constructive oversight for our team on story selection and presentation
Review reporter scripts for creativity and accuracy
Coach the team on owning coverage of breaking news
Implement strategic initiatives
Manage measurement metrics
Showcase weather and create an energetic newscast
Other responsibilities as assigned
Four-year degree in journalism or communications is preferred
A minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar role
Excellent writing skills
Proven track record for getting results on initiatives
Great people skills with an emphasis on coaching and motivating
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.