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Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc.

Multimedia Journalist (MMJ)

Publishing and Broadcasting

Journalist

No

Bristol, Virginia, United States

WCYB (NBC)/WEMT (Fox) is looking 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. We are looking for someone with a clear understanding of how to dig for a story, research it, and use strong storytelling and production to make it impactful and memorable. It is important to have strong writing skills and knowledge of current events. Dynamic live television and storytelling skills are a must. This position is based in the Tri-Cities region of Virginia/Tennessee.

Skills and Experience:

  • The ability to research and develop original story ideas and concepts.
  • Must be active on social media and digital platforms.
  • Excellent technical skills including camera skills and digital editing.
  • Must be able to write in broadcast style, with attention to grammar and punctuation.
  • The ability to work well independently and efficiently under tight deadlines.
  • Must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 1-year drug-free reporting experience is required.
  • Experience with live shots is required.
  • Experience with Live-U is a plus.

While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel.

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