Digital News Producer

Start Date: TBD

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Mishawaka IN

Station: WSBT

Contact Person: Elizabeth Campbell

Contact Email: [email protected]

We are an
Equal Opportunity Employer

Required Skills:

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 content strategy. This individual must be willing to teach on-air reporters to help them improve their digital skills.
Requirements:
The successful candidate will also demonstrate:
•Solid news judgment and the ability to write fast, accurate and mistake-free copy
•Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment
•A basic knowledge of digital platforms
•A strong understanding of social media practices, how to engage a digital audience, and how to move that audience between broadcast and 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

Benefits:

Health
Dental
Vision
Life
STD & LTD
401k
Employee Stock Purchase Plan

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!

Instructions to Apply:

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

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