Assistant News Director (7662)

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!

WPDE ABC 15 has an immediate opening for an Assistant News Director. The person will hold to the highest standard of journalistic excellence, inspire our staff to excellence and consistently uphold and promote the objectives of the news department. As a newsroom leader, the AND will be required to provide coaching on how to improve the product, copy edit newscasts, and assist the News Director in establishing the department's long-range goals.

The Assistant News Director will be responsible for scheduling staff, organizing and implementing sweeps plans, and helping to oversee special projects in conjunction with the News Director.

Qualifications:

  • Four-year degree in journalism or communications preferred and a minimum of 5 years related experience
  • Strong writing skills and a proven track record for getting results on initiatives
  • Great people skills with an emphasis on coaching and motivating

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug free workplace!

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