General Assignment Reporter

Make your mark in Broadcasting. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the nation, programming 167 stations located in 77 geographically diverse markets after pending transactions. Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believes in a vision and is dedicated to making Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc a communications powerhouse. We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

WJLA-TV is looking for a take-charge General Assignment Reporter to help us continue to grow our newscasts! We are seeking an motivated, energetic, creative and aggressive Reporter who can think and perform outside the box. You should be able to develop story ideas and gather information for newscasts, have sound writing skills a great work ethic and a can-do attitude. The best person for this job will have excellent live shot skills and thrives on breaking stories.

Key Qualifications:

Required Skills:

-A proven knowledge and experience working with current media creation tools and contemporary newsroom systems is required.
-Strong writing and copy editing skills are a must.
-Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
-Able to utilize Social Media platforms

Required Experience:

-At least 2 years of experience as a Reporter
-College Degree Preferred

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

PLEASE NOTE:
You must now apply for our current job and internship openings using the link below:

https://sbgtv-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?version=1&company_id=17011

Any resumes or job inquiries sent to hr@wjla.com will not be processed.

 

Before applying for this position, you should know a few things about working on this team:

  • You will be joining a specialty media company with very powerful and positive buzz in the marketplace.
  • If you like a fast paced environment with lots of opportunities to grow your capabilities and career and would like to help establish a groundbreaking new media company, we may be the perfect place for you.

Application Procedure:

Send resume to See Description

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Send resume to Human Resources Department,
1100 Wilson Blvd. Arlington, VA 22209
NO PHONE CALLS EEO,M/F.

Equal Opportunity

It is the Station's policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, national, origin, sex, or other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law, in all personnel actions including recruitment, evaluation, selection, promotion, compensation, training and termination. Also it is the Station's policy to promote the realization of equal employment opportunity through a positive, continuing program of specific practices designed to ensure the full realization of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex and any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.