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Producer (Government Matters) (15005)

Sinclair Broadcast Group
Washington, District of Columbia
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    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!

WJLA-TV has an immediate opening for a show Producer for the Government Matters Thought Leadership Network (GMTLN) – the custom arm of Government Matters Media. The candidate will be responsible for producing sponsored programs to include 30-minute TV shows and webinars. You will work closely with the Director of Content and the show Host. In this position, you will also work with clients, book guests, develop the content and flow of programs, and line-produce them on day-of-recording.

* Working with public affairs officers and marketing professionals to schedule interviewees & develop content
* Communicating the vision of each program to the host, director, and production crew
* Writing and editing webinars and custom TV programs
* Greeting and handling high-profile interviewees, other guests
* Interfacing with vendors and clients
* Providing project updates to Director of Content and marketing consultants
* Other responsibilities as assigned

Required Skills:
* Solid grasp of current news and issues impacting the federal marketplace
* Be a compelling and accurate writer
* Be able to multi-task and manage time in order to put together exciting and informative programs
* Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment
* Strong leadership and communication skills
* The ability to execute strategies and goals in broadcast format
* Flexibility and on-the-spot problem-solving abilities are a must
* Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems (i.e. iNews)

* Prior show producing experience preferred, but not required
* A journalism or communications degree is preferred, but not required

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


Posted: 2020-01-11 Expires: 2020-02-10

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