News Anchor/Multimedia Journalist (MMJ)

Job 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!

CBS21/WHP-TV, in Harrisburg, PA, has an exciting opportunity for a talented journalist who can wear multiple hats: News Anchor/Multimedia Journalist (MMJ). Your responsibilities will include writing and reporting breaking news as it occurs in our morning newscasts, as well as creating traffic graphics and delivering those reports live on the air. After the shows as an MMJ you will be shooting and editing news stories, enterprising story ideas, developing contacts, as well as other responsibilities as assigned.

Required Skills:

  • Sharp news judgment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent technical skills
  • Required to produce daily content on a variety of platforms, including the internet and social networking sites in addition to television

Required Experience:

  • Live shot experience is a must
  • Experience with Live-U is a plus
  • Must have and maintain a valid driver's license and a good driving record
  • Experience in developing contacts and becoming embedded in the local community
  • Must be willing to work weekends, overnights, and holidays
  • At least three (5) years of reporting experience is required

While applying online, please include a web link of your recent work.

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