Digital News Producer

Job Description

Make your mark in broadcasting and digitalmedia. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclaira communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified televisionbroadcasting 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 themost engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over thecountry! 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 ouremployees. Whether you are an industry veteranor a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!
We are advancing the world of broadcasting andwe want YOU to join our winning team!
WSBT 22 has an immediate opening for a Digital News Producer!
In this role you will be responsible for day-to-day digital news content, working closely with the news managers and Digital ExecutiveProducer to make sure all digital platforms are up-to-date, accurate and compelling.
We want someone with a competitive spirit. Candidate must have excellent writing skills and news judgment. The ideal candidate must possess strong digital analytics skills to help guide story placement on respective digital platforms. The Digital News Producer must identify and post engaging, timely, and relevant content; monitor competitive social practices, and work in line with the station’s overall contentstrategy. This individual must be willing to teach on-air reporters to help them improve their digital skills.

Required Skills

The successful candidate will also demonstrate:
Solid news judgment and the ability to writefast, accurate and mistake-free copy
Must be able to work in a fast-paced anddeadline-driven environment
A basic knowledge of digital platforms
A strong understanding of social mediapractices, how to engage a digital audience, andhow to move that audience between broadcastand digital platforms
Proficiency with web content management systems
Possess basic HTML skills
Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving abilities
Strong leadership and communication skills
A positive, helpful, can-do attitude
The ability to meet daily and long-term goals for the execution of digital news strategies
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug FreeWorkplace!

Education Required

Bachelor’s degree in a related fi eld preferred

Benefits

Sinclair offers amazing Benefits!
Medical, Dental, Vision. 401K,
Employee Stock Purchase Plan,FlexSpending,Company Paid Life Insurance,
Company Paid Short Term & Long TermDisability
PTO (Vacation, Sick, & Personal)

How to Apply

To apply go to https://sbgi.net/careers/

Station:
WSBT

Location:
Mishawaka

Employment Type:
Full-time

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