Sinclair Broadcast Group

Sports Anchor/Reporter

1 month agoBaltimore, MD

FOX45 in Baltimore has a temporary, full-time opportunity a Sports Reporter/Anchor to begin early October for 3-4 months. We are looking for a tenacious Reporter to really dig into both professional and amateur area sports teams with the expectation to break news on-air and on-line. The ideal candidate also understands the importance of how sports reporting is changing in the digital landscape and will bring new ideas to how FOX45 covers sports. A typical day might include hosting a podcast in the morning, shooting an interview for an upcoming report in the afternoon and then fronting a live shot from Camden Yards in the evening newscast. We want to hire a hungry, versatile, and digital reporting focused reporter that wants to immerse themselves into the Baltimore region sports teams.

Requirements:

  • Strong writing & video editing ability
  • 2-5 years covering a high-level sports beat, both collegiate and professional
  • Bachelor's degree in journalism or related subject preferred
  • Use social media to build a dedicated audience
  • A demonstrated ability to separate from the pack and find original approaches to storytelling
  • Develop original enterprise reporting across all Baltimore teams
Skills:
  • Microsoft Office
  • Adobe CC (Photoshop, Premiere)
  • Photograph/Video editing (for broadcast and digital)
  • High-level organizational skills
  • Masterful headline writer
  • Comfortable on-camera
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Client-provided location(s): Baltimore, MD, USA
Job ID: sinclair-8493

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