Sports Director

Date PostedFebruary 08, 2019
IndustryTV Jobs
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified
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!

KLEW, a CBS affiliate, is looking for a great Sports Director/Anchor to work on our team. We have the PAC 12's Washington State University Cougars, Lewis Clark State College Warriors of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, University of Idaho Vandals, and several high school rivals to cover. Of course, there are also the dedicated and passionate fans, coaches, and families who support their local teams. We're looking for a strong self-starter who can not only deliver the scores and highlights, but a great storyteller who can capture the stories told each and every day, on and off the fields, during practice, and during the games. If you'd like to be a part of our strong KLEW team and our local sports scene, send us a link to your best work.

Requirements:

  • Superior knowledge of sports on all levels from professional to high school
  • Proven ability to deliver material in a wide variety of on-camera situations
  • Demonstrable hands-on knowledge of contemporary broadcast newsroom systems, including iNews and Avid video editing is highly desired
  • The ability to shoot video and operate as a multimedia journalist is a must
  • A valid driver's license with a good driving record
  • Must have own transportation to and from work

Experience:

  • A bachelor's degree with preferably an emphasis in journalism/mass communications/sports, or equivalent professional work experience is required
  • Solid experience in online and social media content creation is preferred

Please, no phone calls.

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