Writing & Editing
Digital Producer/Assignment Editor
Digital Producer/Assignment Editor Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Me
Position: Assignment Editor
Type: Full Time
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!
WWMT/CW7/wwmt.com is seeking a strong, energetic, and creative full-time Digital Producer/Assignment Editor.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Gathering news affecting the community
Preparing story items for presentation in the newscasts
Assisting in the efficient operation of the assignment desk, including assigning reporters and crews, assisting with story
Writing stories for WWMT.com website
Creating and monitoring social media posts for Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Sending push alerts for mobile news app
Required skills and qualifications include, but are not limited to:
Minimum of one (1) year of assignment desk experience preferred
Commitment to journalistic standards of ethics and accuracy
Ability to communicate effectively
Basic computer knowledge/word processing skills
General knowledge and interest in local, national and world news
Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
Proficiency with Facebook, Twitter and emerging social media
A bachelor’s degree with a major in journalism is also preferred
This position is full-time and will require working a flexible schedule that includes nights and holidays.
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.