Sinclair Broadcast Group
Producer/Director
At a glance
Location: US-VA-Norfolk Map
Posted: 07/05/2021
Closing: 08/04/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Job description


WTVZ is a trusted brand providing the market with local news, weather, sports, entertainment and social media content. We help grow the most talented people in television. You have the opportunity to work with a team filled with spirit, passion and imagination. We are currently seeking a full time Promotions Producer/Director!


Responsibilities include:



  • Producing daily  topical promos, image campaigns, syndicated promotions

  • Create and maintain the “brand” identity in the market

  • Demonstrate strong producer skills to further department creativity and to create sales and support material

  • Write captivating copy targeted to your audience

  • Actively engage in multiple social media platforms

  • Participate in station events (appearances within the community, etc.)

  • Coordinate with internal and external clients to meet deadlines and monitor equipment maintenance and usage

  • Properly coordinate and schedule all aspects of Commercial Production, including working with clients, sales staff and agencies

  • Work with Sales Management and Account Executives to create a mutually beneficial relationship with clients in the community


Required Skills and Experience:



  • Must be able to create, conceptualize, script, shoot, and edit cutting edge promos while also managing deadlines

  • At least two years of promotion experience is required

  • Proficiency with Avid and Photoshop programs

  • Excellent verbal, written, and organizational skills

  • Ability to be a team player and work in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to understand and utilize social media effectively and strategically

  • Basic professional shooting skills and experience in news promotion are a plus

  • Advanced skills in After Effects is a plus

  • Non-linear editing experience using Adobe Premier

  • Extensive shooting and scripting of both short and long form spots

  • Ability to write, shoot and edit content that tells a compelling story

  • A strong understanding of fundamental design, sense of color, typography and composition

  • Advanced knowledge of the post-production process, including media management and encoding video to various formats

  • Ability to maintain a variety of projects and work with varying production styles while employing strong client service skills

  • Advanced knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, motion graphics and creative lighting techniques

  • Ability to maintain digital assets, archives and edit systems

  • Strong interpersonal skills to navigate internal and external client relationships

  • Must maintain a valid driver’s license and good driving record

  • Ability to routinely lift, carry and move equipment in excess of 40 lbs

  • Live, multi-camera production and microwave truck experience preferred

  • A college degree is preferred




 


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.
Producer/Director