Researcher / Writer - Political (8071)

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!

Sinclair Broadcast Group just created a job for a Political Researcher / Writer to help comb through all the red tape in Washington, D.C.

You'll work tirelessly to make contacts, book guests and create political content on a new national political team in the D.C. area.

Our political researcher will be responsible to pitch multiple story ideas throughout the day and will be responsible to stay on top of any political breaking news.

Duties:

  • Read, watch and consume political news
  • Pitch multiple political stories per day
  • Work alongside SBG's Chief Political Analyst
  • Assist in the production of multiple political segments
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong journalistic background
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Ability to work long/flexible hours
  • Ability to work alongside an experienced political team

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