Sinclair Broadcast Group
On-Air Talent, Sports
At a glance
Location: US-TX-Abilene Map
Posted: 01/03/2022
Closing: 02/02/2022
Degree: High School
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Job description


KTXS is looking for a Sports Anchor. The ideal candidate has a passion for sports, story-telling, creativity and hustle. In this position, you will regularly report and anchor sportscasts. If you think you have the passion and the skills to be part of a creative team, please apply along with a reel of your most recent work. 


Responsibilities:


•Our next sports anchor/reporter will turn sports stories for the newscasts during the week as well as anchor some weekday and weekend sportscasts


•Delivers scripted and ad lib material with professionalism, personality, and purpose


•Regularly plans, gathers and assembles stories on sports and special project assignments


•Coordinates with news managers and producers to develop stories that go beyond surface details, that accentuate unique enterprise angles, and have exclusive content


•Develops a network of sources who provide tips, early access to information, and allow us to break stories of significance


•Will contribute pictures, video and text updates to mobile platforms consistently throughout the day


Qualifications:


• Ability to operate or learn to operate a news camera and editing equipment


• Has a valid drivers license, can drive large vehicles over long distances, and a clear driving record


• Ability to work varied shifts, including overnights and weekends


• Passion for sports required, especially High School and College


• College degree or equivalent work/military experience




 


Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!


 


About Us


 


Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!


 


About the Team


 


The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk.
On-Air Talent, Sports