Temporary Job

Multimedia Producer


Syracuse, NY 05-13-2022
  • Paid
  • Temporary
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Multimedia Producer (part-time/temporary)

WSTM/WSTQ/WTVH has an immediate opening for a Part-Time, Temporary creative News/Digital Producer!

The successful candidate will assist in the the day-to-day production of our newscasts. This position will work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. Other responsibilities will include generating content for our web site and social media platforms. Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment.

Responsibilities include:
• Writing news stories, headlines and teases
• Contacting news sources for story information
• Producing newscast rundowns
• Making editorial decisions and contributing daily story and content ideas
• Communicating with news crews in the field and disseminating information internally
• Conceiving and creating graphics for news stories
• Contributing content to web, Facebook, and Twitter
• Timing newscasts and communicating newscast directions to news and production staff
• Special projects and assignment editing as needed
• Write accurate and compelling web stories
• Post creative content across multiple social media platforms
• Clip and/or create video to be posted on digital platforms
• Must have flexibility to work other shifts as needed – maximum weekly hours not to exceed 29 hours/week

Required Skills:
• Strong leadership skills
• Excellent communication skills
• Ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
• Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must

Required Experience:
• Two (2) years' broadcast experience and a related college degree preferred
• Knowledge of Broadcast Journalism
• Knowledge of various social media and newsroom computers
• Ability to work well with others. Creativity, people skills, and a positive, can-do attitude are needed
• Valid driver's license
• Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs.

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

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

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rn9bmo-18-232-52-135-42 in your application.