Sinclair Media of Seattle/KOMO Weekend Sports Anchor / Weekday Multimedia Journalist (7217) in Tieton, Washington
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! KEPR, in Pasco, WA, has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Weekend Sports Anchor/Weekday Multimedia Journalist. We are looking for a strong writer, someone with sharp wit and the ability to work well with others. We're also looking for someone who is a self-starter and who can generate his or her own story ideas on a daily basis. The winning candidate will be able to demonstrate enterprise reporting and creativity in story-telling. Exemplary communication skills and previous experience working in a team environment are a must. You will be required to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet and social networks, along with performing other duties as assigned by the news managers. Ability to work under deadline and on a flexible schedule that will include evenings and weekends is required. Job Responsibilities: * Is responsible for field reporting daily resulting in stories presented in the newscast and online * Videotaping footage with and without a tripod for use in stories * Editing footage for use in stories * Accurately posting stories online and through social media with still photos and video * Plans and researches future stories for use in daily coverage * Professionally anchors newscast by delivering sports scripts that are clear and concise for viewers, while providing appropriate unscripted content * Participates in frequent public appearances and community events Experience: * You must have 1 to 2 years on-air experience * The ideal candidate should have considerable live shot experience This is NOT an entry-level position. If you have the required experience and skills, please apply online. In addition, include a link of your latest work or send a non-returnable DVD to: KEPR Attn: News Director 2807 W. Lewis St. Pasco, WA 99301 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!