Meteorologist/Multimedia Journalist

Date PostedOctober 13, 2017
IndustryTV Jobs
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified
Description:

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!

KTUL is looking for a Meteorologist/Multimedia Journalist. You will present the weather forecast for the weekend news and report 3 days a week.

As a Meteorologist, you will be responsible for the content of the weather cast on-air and on our digital platforms. You will issue warnings and alerts, produce graphics and maps, and report live during weather events. You must be able to utilize social media during severe weather as well as write weather stories. Duties include forecasting, producing and presenting clear and concise weather casts- which tell a story and connect with viewers, developing content and graphics for on-air, web and social media, making public appearances on behalf of the station, working with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations, doing live shots and reporting from community events and in breaking news.

As a Multimedia Journalist, you will need the skills to tell memorable stories. Your responsibilities as a multimedia journalist will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories, enterprising story ideas, developing contacts, 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. We value visual and compelling storytelling. We’re looking for someone with sharp news judgment, strong writing skills, and the ability to work well with others. You must have excellent time management and organizational skills.

This is not an entry-level position – previous on-air experience presenting weather and news information is required.

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:

KTUL

Attn: News Director

3333 S 29th W Ave

Tulsa, OK 74107

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

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