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 Multimedia Journalist / Meteorologist. In this role, you will report three days a week and present the weather forecast for the weekend newscasts.
We're looking for someone with the skills to tell memorable stories using visual and compelling storytelling. As a Multimedia journalist, your responsibilities will include pitching story ideas in daily editorial meetings, developing contacts, shooting, writing and editing enterprising news stories. You will also perform live shots daily at various locations including community events and breaking news scenes along with producing content on the internet and social media sites. Excellent time management is key.
As a Meteorologist
, you will be responsible for the content of the weather cast on-air and on our digital platforms. You will issue warnings and alerts, produce graphics and maps, and report live during weather events. You must be able to utilize social media during severe weather, as well as write weather stories.
Forecasting, producing and presenting clear and concise weather casts- which tell a story and connect with viewers
Developing content and graphics for on-air, web and social media
Making public appearances on behalf of the station
Working with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations
We're looking for someone with sharp news judgment, excellent technical skills, and the ability to work well independently. Experience with live shots is not required, but is a plus. You must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record.
While applying online, please include a web link of your recent work. If you do not have a web link, please apply online and then send a non returnable DVD to:
Attn: News Director
1 Broadcast Center
Amarillo, TX 79121
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.