Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
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Fox45/ABC22 is looking for an energetic, personable communicator to be our morning news Traffic reporter. This person will guide commuters to work using our state of the art traffic programs. The ideal candidate will also be used in social media segments on What's Trending, interview studio guests and play an important part of our morning team ensemble. In this role, you will also produce and present What's On Tap, Weekend entertainment segment.
We seek someone who understands the technology we will provide them is only as good as their ability to master it and use it to show the timeliest traffic reports that focus on drive times and alternate routes. We want someone who wants to be a traffic reporter, not someone already thinking about their next career move.
Energetic, accurate, and concise on-air presentation style
Ability to work under tight deadline pressure
The ability to work collaboratively. A real team player.
Strong and creative writer
The ability to report news stories that meet and exceed all SBG standards
Active on social media.
Someone who understands sometime traffic issues occur outside of morning news time and stay on top of it with on-air special reports and/or social media
Someone with a sense of humor
Someone who can turn on a dime to more serious topics
Understands acceptable wardrobe, hair, and makeup styles that suit our market and SBG guidelines
Not less than one to two years of experience as a full-time reporter/anchor/producer at a network-affiliate TV station news department
Someone who has mastered traffic computers, maximizing their abilities
Live broadcast experience necessary
Previous experience working in a team environment
The ideal candidate will have at least two years of experience as a news, weather, or traffic anchor at a network-affiliate TV station or producer with the proven ability to make the leap to on-air.
While completing the online application, please include a web link to your work. Web links are highly preferred. If you do not have a web link, please apply online and then send resume and non-returnable DVD to: WKEF, Attn: News Director, 2245 Corporate Place, Miamisburg, OH 45342.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required:
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
Website : http://www.sbgi.net
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to 87 television stations in 47 markets. Sinclair's television group reaches approximately 27.1% of US television households and includes FOX, ABC, MyTV, CW, CBS, NBC, MTN and Azteca affiliates. Sinclair, either directly or through its Ventures subsidiary, makes equity investments in strategic companies. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the Nasdaq Exchange under the ticker symbol SBGI.