Associate Producer (6229)

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

WJLA/NewsChannel 8, in the Washington, DC area, is seeking a full-time Associate Producer.

Responsibilities:

  • Writing copy for newscasts and talk shows
  • News, entertainment and community events segment booking and producing
  • Back up line producing of talk shows and newscasts
  • Assisting Producers with finding stories
  • Posting stories online and to social media
  • Assisting with other editorial duties as assigned
  • Ability to work overnight shift

Skills:

  • Ability to work well in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to write quality broadcast news copy under tight deadlines
  • You must have strong writing and news judgment skills

While completing the online application, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have a web link of your work, apply online and then rush a cover letter, resume and non-returnable DVD of your work or writing samples to: WJLA-TV, Attn: Director of News Content, 1100 Wilson Boulevard, 6th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209.

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

Required Skills

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