Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
New Bern, NC, United States
Journalism, Manager, Media, Entertainment, Tv
Assistant News Director
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!
WCTI/WYDO-TV is seeking an experienced, hands-on Assistant News Director with strong leadership skills.
Collaborate with the News Director to execute the vision and strategic road map daily
Execute strategies that engage and grow audiences across all platforms
Responsible for managing reporters and performance execution
Plan or define strategic direction for special content coverage
Manage assignment desk
Work with reporters, photographers and producers to develop on-air and on-line content
Coordinate breaking news coverage (including content & logistics)
Develop enterprise stories and investigative content
Monitor social media and news services
Keep news staff aware of breaking news and important stories of the day
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Proficiency with Facebook, Twitter, and emerging social media
Must have a working knowledge of journalistic ethics, libel, and privacy laws
Will bring strong logistic and strategic planning
Excellent verbal, written, and conflict management skills
Must have a demonstrated ability to manage multiple hours of daily newscasts on two stations
Must have a proven track record of success in building a winning news organization
A journalism degree and news management experience is required
Must be able to interact well with reporters, photographers, anchors, all department heads, news managers, production and engineering staff
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
New Bern, North Carolina, United States
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.