Multimedia JournalistKVII / KVIH
Location: Amarillo, TX
Contact Name: Sinclair Broadcast Group
Position/Title: Multimedia Journalist (MMJ)
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!
KVII has an exciting opportunity for a Multimedia Journalist (MMJ). Your responsibilities as an MMJ will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories, enterprising story ideas, developing contacts, as well as other responsibilities as assigned.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 6/7/2017
Closing Date: 7/7/2017
We're looking for someone with sharp news judgment, excellent technical skills and the ability to work well independently. 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. You must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record.
Ability to communicate effectively by speaking and in writing
Motivation to learn the Panhandle and develop sources within the community
Familiar with social media including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
Ability to operate a camera
Familiar with non-linear editing systems (Avid)
Experience with live shots is desired
Experience with Live-U is a plus
While applying online, please include a web link of your recent work. If you do not have a web link, please apply online and then send a non returnable DVD to:
Attn: News Director
1 Broadcast Center
Amarillo, TX 79101
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/