Sinclair Broadcast Group
Weekend Newscast Producer
At a glance
Location: US-FL-West Palm Beach Map
Posted: 11/23/2020
Closing: 12/22/2020
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Job description

WPEC is looking for an experienced and creative News Producer.  A team player who loves the energy and storytelling of a great news show.  This position will work closely with the EP, Director, Assignment Desk and Anchors on the daily show as well as finding and crafitng content focused on our target audience.  In this position you will determine the content and flow of newscasts and support the multi-platform effort in showcasing content from your show.  Must be willing to work weekends.


The ideal candidate:



  • Solid news judgment/awareness.

  • Able to write concise, compelling copy and teases.

  • Knows how to handle breaking news from the booth.

  • Able to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

  • Strong communication skills

  • Able to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts

  • Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving ability

  • Proficient with non-linear editing and newsroom systems, such as iNews


Requirements:



  • 3 years experience in a commercial TV news environment.

  • Bachelor's Degree. Broadcast Journalism or related major a plus.


 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. Also, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, our 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.

Weekend Newscast Producer