Multimedia Journalist (8845)

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!

WGME CBS13 / WPFO FOX 23, in Portland, Maine, is a trusted brand providing Maine families 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 have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, aggressive, and creative Multimedia Journalist (MMJ).

Responsibilities include:

  • Reporting, shooting and editing news stories
  • Enterprising story ideas
  • Developing contacts
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Produce daily content on a variety of platforms, including the internet, social networking sites, and mobile phones, in addition to television
  • Active live shots are a priority and we have a full team of photojournalists to assist you with those, as well as those stories that will win the day

We're looking for someone with sharp news judgment, excellent technical skills and the ability to work well independently. Experience with live shots is required, experience with Live-U is a plus. You will be expected to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet, social networking sites and mobile phones, in addition to television. You must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record. A minimum of 1-2 years experience is required.

While applying online, please include a web link of your recent work. If you do not have a web link, please apply online and then send a non returnable DVD to:

WGMEAttn: News Director81 Northport DrivePortland, ME 04103

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


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