News Producer

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!

WKRC, in Cincinnati, OH, has an immediate opening for a dynamic News Producer.

As the News Producer, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our morning newscasts, working closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. In this position, you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories and develop content for our web site. This position also involves planning for future newscasts which may include identifying and booking guests for programs.

The ideal candidate will have solid news judgment, be a compelling and accurate writer, be able to multitask and manage their time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

Experience and Skills:

  • Must have at least 2 years of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station
  • Ability to demonstrate leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
  • Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving abilities are a must
  • A journalism degree is preferred
  • proficient with non-linear editing, such as AVID
When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have a link to your work, please apply online and then send a non-returnable DVD of a recent newscast to:

WKRC

Attn: News Director

1906 Highland Avenue

Cincinnati, OH 45219

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

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Job Location Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Company Location HR.WKRC.Cincinnati.Cincinnati.OH
Position Type Full-Time/Regular


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