Sinclair Broadcast Group Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter in New Bern, North Carolina

Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter

Tracking Code

11977

Job Description

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!

WCTI/WYDO NewsChannel 12 the ABC/FOX affiliate in New Bern, North Carolina has an exciting opportunity for a Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter! Your responsibilities as a Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter will include anchoring our weekend sportscast and co-anchoring our weekly high school football show "The Blitz". In addition, you will be reporting, shooting and editing stories about local high school teams, East Carolina University, the state's ACC teams as well as other responsibilities as assigned. 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.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • 4-year college degree, preferably with an emphasis in journalism/mass communications/sports or equivalent professional work experience

  • Must be able to shoot, write, and edit your own material

  • Must have and maintain a good driving record

  • Must be available to work night, weekends and holidays

  • Ability to lift and carry 30 pounds

  • Television experience through professional work or internships is preferred

  • Ability to demonstrate enterprise sports reporting and creativity in story-telling

  • Ability to tell sports stories in a way non-sports people find interesting

  • Experience with Edius, Avid, iNews, and LiveU are a plus

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

Job Location

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

Company Location

HR.WCTI/WYDO.GREENVILLE-NEWBERN-WASHINGTON.NEWBERN.NC

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular