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WHLC FM Operations Mgr/Morning Host

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Experienced, mature, sober, non-smoking Operations Manager/Morning Host for privately owned, established, successful adult station, playing a soft and easy format. Air work and production, are included in duties and you must be willing to work 5 1/2 days a week.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Morning show host 5 1/2 days a week, as well as production, logs, editing, and computer and control room equipment maintenance, Good communication, computer, and people skills a must. The hours can be long and you must love small market radio which does no news, with emphasis on weather, community, and public service. No remotes, no interviews. Enjoy great benefits, in addition to the breathtaking surroundings of the Western North Carolina Mountains.

REQUIREMENTS:
Mature, seasoned radio veteran, willing to put in long hours for small market FM and must appreciate and enjoy soft and easy adult format while enjoying the breathtaking surroundings of the Western North Carolina Mountains.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume’, salary history, references, and air check to Charisma Radio Corp., P.O. Box 1889, Highlands, NC 28741, or e-mail info@whlc.com. No Phone Calls or Faxes Please. EOE

DEADLINE: 2008-02-08

Digital Sales Specialist

JOB DESCRIPTION:
General Duties: To create and manage sales of web, mobile, digital, and other multi-platform opportunities. Act as liaison between Sales Department and Digital Media, News and Creative Services.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This person will report to the GSM and work with LSMs in developing and executing multi-platform campaigns, which will facilitate growth and revenue for new media. They will develop proposals, pricing, and packaging for Account Executives as well as managing digital inventory and maintaining metrics and reports.

REQUIREMENTS:
Candidate must have excellent communication skills, and be able to work in a fast-paced television environment. Minimum one year of interactive sales experience and minimum 5 years of broadcast sales experience required. Knowledge of Power Point, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and websites and search engines required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Fox Charlotte is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Email Resumes to: Carol Mangin, Executive Assistant carol.mangin@foxcharlotte.com Or Fax: 704.332.7941 Or Mail: WCCB-TV Fox Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 No phone calls please. 5/3/10

DEADLINE: 2010-10-28

FOX Charlotte FOX New Rising Anchor/Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Fox News Rising is looking for an Anchor/reporter We need a self starter who can provide perspective when reading stories or discussing issues with co-hosts. Fox Charlotte is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in the hiring, training or promotion of employees by reason of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
We are looking for individuals with bi-lingual capabilities and a good command of the English language with great writing ability.

REQUIREMENTS:
You should also be able to generate your own copy when breaking news occurs, be able to polish your newscast by writing to video and using natsound breaks. You will also work closely with a team of producers to maximize news opportunities. Anchoring and live reporting experience is required. You need to be motivated, team oriented and willing to pitch in when needed. MMJ skills will be expected.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume and DVD to: Ken White, News Director, Fox Charlotte, One Television Place, Charlotte, NC 28205. Please note source of referral on all resumes/cover letters/applications. Resumes will be accepted until a qualified candidate is identified. kwhite@foxcharlotte.tv EOE

DEADLINE: 2010-10-28

Graphic Artist

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX CHARLOTTE, an Emmy, Associated Press and Promax award winning station, seeks a creative, focused and resourceful individual to create on-air HD graphics for night side newscasts and shows on WCCB-TV (the FOX affiliate in Charlotte, NC) and WOLO-TV (our ABC sister station in Columbia, SC). Job is based in Charlotte.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
At FOX CHARLOTTE, we value creative individuals and their work. If you’ve ever wanted to work at a station that views television in a different way, a station that believes working in TV is fun and satisfying, this could be a great opportunity for you.

REQUIREMENTS:
Candidates should have working knowledge and experience with PhotoShop, Premier and Flash. At least one year of professional experience producing graphics for daily news shows is preferred but not required. Candidates must interact effectively with multiple departments under tight deadlines.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume and tape to: Jeff Arrowood Program Director/Marketing Manager FOX CHARLOTTE 1 Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 EOE No phone calls please. 5/26/10

DEADLINE: 2010-10-28

Technical Operator/Audio Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
TECHNICAL OPERATOR / AUDIO ENGINEER (FULL TIME) WCCB, the Fox affiliate in Charlotte is looking for an experienced technical operator.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Normal shift hours are 4am – 1pm Monday through Friday Primary Duties include, but are not limited to: -Responsible for the live audio mix of the morning show. This includes all logistics and pre-planning of audio related tasks. -Responsible for vacation relief, and crew coverage of weekend and week night shifts. -Assist in the training of the production crew with camera shots, and camera movements -Camera operation / floor direction for the newscasts -Assist in set design, lighting, and some heavy lifting required -Video tape playback for the newscasts -Assist with graphics and graphics operations for the newscast -Or any other assigned duties deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of both WCCB and WOLO.

REQUIREMENTS:
Candidate must be able to work well under high stress deadline conditions. Strong communication skills are a must. Schedule flexibility is required, subject to the needs of WCCB/WOLO as determined by management.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested Applicants should send their resume or email to: Rick Gamertsfelder / Production Manager rgamertsfelder@foxcharlotte.com FOX Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte NC 28205 No Phone Calls Accepted EOE 6/14/10

DEADLINE: 2010-10-28

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Full-Time Photographer FOX Charlotte has an immediate opening for a full-time photographer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Applicant needs to be proficient in Sony XDCAM technology and Final Cut Pro non-linear equipment. High definition experience required.

REQUIREMENTS:
Responsibilities include shooting stories for newscasts (including packages, voice-overs and soundbites), editing stories, live truck operation and management of equipment and vehicle. Requirements include: • Excellent photography skills including composition, use of lighting and sound, and high definition workflow. Minimum of two years experience required. • Non-linear and linear editing skills. Applicant must understand how to use established quality standards such as selecting the best video, sequences, natural sound breaks and effects. • College preferred but relevant experience will be considered. • Self-starter who works well under pressure, can multi-task and meet news deadlines. • Must be available to work flexible hours including early mornings, weekends and evenings.

HOW TO APPLY:
Sent or e-mail resume to: arobbins@foxcharlotte.com Angela Robbins Assistant News Director FOX Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 NO PHONE CALLS. EOE 6/29/10

DEADLINE: 2010-10-28

Assignment Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX Charlotte TV is looking for a full-time Assignment Editor. The best candidate must be organized and able to multi-task under pressure.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The successful candidate will assign News crews, as well as enterprise, develop and track news stories.

REQUIREMENTS:
You should be able to answer phones, handle faxes, mail, and listen to scanners. Candidate will be able to handle multiple tasks in a sometime stressful environment. Ability to quickly develop sources is critical. Minimum 1 year experience preferred as a Producer, Assignment Editor, Photographer or Reporter. Computer assisted reporting skills and college degree is preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:
Resume, including references along with a cover letter stating where you found out about this job to: Ken White News Director FOX Charlotte One TV Place Charlotte, N.C. 28205 FOX Charlotte is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in the hiring, training or promotion of employees by reason of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability or age.

DEADLINE: 2010-10-28

Account Executive - Entry Level

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX CHARLOTTE FULL TIME POSITION SALES ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY FOX CHARLOTTE /WCCB-TV, a Bahakel Communications station, seeks a bright, ambitious, and results-focused entry-level Account Executive to sell multiple opportunities across FOX Charlotte and foxcharlotte.com.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Familiarity with internet marketing, search engine marketing, social media and web analytics preferred.

REQUIREMENTS:
Knowledge of Power Point, Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook required.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you would like to join the team at one of the top FOX affiliates in the country, email a resume to: Carol Mangin, Executive Assistant carol.mangin@foxcharlotte.com FOX Charlotte, One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 No phone calls please 7/15/10 EOE

DEADLINE: 2010-08-15

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX CHARLOTTE FULL TIME POSITION SALES ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY FOX CHARLOTTE /WCCB-TV, a Bahakel Communications station, seeks an extraordinary Account Executive to grow existing account list.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Candidate must be able to sell multiple opportunities across FOX Charlotte and foxcharlotte.com, have excellent communication skills and thrive in a fast-paced, challenging environment.

REQUIREMENTS:
Successful candidate will utilize research, marketing, development of multi-platform campaigns and non-traditional revenue to achieve goals. Record of generating new business essential. Minimum 2 years media sales experience required. Knowledge of One Domain, Scarborough, Stellar, Matrix, Kantar, Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint a plus.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you would like to join the team at one of the top FOX affiliates in the country, email a resume to: Carol Mangin, Executive Assistant carol.mangin@foxcharlotte.com FOX Charlotte, One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 No phone calls please EOE 7/15/10

DEADLINE: 2010-08-15

News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Full Time News Producer Fox Charlotte is looking for a full time news producer. •Newsroom leader. Candidate must demonstrate excellent leadership and interpersonal communication skills and must be a consistent, proven performer. Candidate must know how to motivate and mentor others.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Candidate must be able to maintain a calm, steady influence in the newsroom and the control room.

REQUIREMENTS:
We need someone with at least one year of experience. Candidate must have excellent news judgment. Candidate must be well read and well-informed about current events and be able to generate several timely news stories on a daily basis. •Compelling, energetic, conversational writing style. Candidate’s writing must compel viewers to watch. •Excellent tease writing skills, including ability to tease through emerging and non-traditional media. •Excellent use of grammar and spelling. •Organization. •Creative producing skills, including web-postings. •Strong multi-tasking skills with a sharp attention to detail. •Flexibility on deadline. •Ability to identify the best video of the day.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send us your resume and also your most recent show (dvd, please) with a self-critique. Please share with us your thoughts on how you would spice up your show—how you would make it closer to the Fox Charlotte brand. Please get them to Ken White, Fox News Charlotte Producer position, One Television Place, Charlotte, NC 28205 Email questions: Kwhite@foxcharlotte.tv EOE 7/15/10

DEADLINE: 2010-10-28

Senior Maintenance Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Senior Maintenance Engineer FOX Charlotte /(WCCB-TV) is searching for an energetic, self-motivated and dynamic senior maintenance engineer to join our Charlotte based engineering team. Position reports to the Director of Engineering in Charlotte.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Primary Duties include, but are not limited to: Design, installation, maintenance and operational support of High-Definition Studio equipment; news field acquisition, non-linear editing systems and playback servers. Secondary Duties include, but are not limited to: On-Call technical support to news, production and master control. Design, installation and maintenance for other TV and Radio properties. Set-up and operation of live remotes and field productions. Any other assigned duties deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of all Bahakel Communications Ltd group properties. Salary commensurate with experience. Interested applicants with the appropriate qualifications should send their resume and compensation requirements to:

REQUIREMENTS:
This position REQUIRES direct, hands-on experience in the design, installation, and maintenance of High Definition studio, field, and remote production equipment with an emphasis on live television and news production. Candidate must possess strong system, organizational and leadership skills with the physical ability to lift 75 lbs of equipment. Schedule flexibility and moderate travel between Charlotte and other group properties will be required. Requires a valid NC driver’s license and good driving record. Minimum Education of 2 years technical school or better is preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:
Bob Davis Director of Engineering Bahakel Communications One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 No Phone Calls Accepted EOE 07/22/10

DEADLINE: 2010-10-28

Senior Maintenance Engineeer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Senior Maintenance Engineer FOX Charlotte /(WCCB-TV) is searching for an energetic, self-motivated and dynamic senior maintenance engineer to join our Charlotte based engineering team. Primary Duties include, but are not limited to: Design, installation, maintenance and operational support of High-Definition Studio equipment; news field acquisition, non-linear editing systems and playback servers. Secondary Duties include, but are not limited to: On-Call technical support to news, production and master control. Design, installation and maintenance for other TV and Radio properties. Set-up and operation of live remotes and field productions. Any other assigned duties deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of all Bahakel Communications Ltd group properties. Salary commensurate with experience. Interested applicants with the appropriate qualifications should send their resume and compensation requirements to:

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This position REQUIRES direct, hands-on experience in the design, installation, and maintenance of High Definition studio, field, and remote production equipment with an emphasis on live television and news production. Candidate must possess strong system, organizational and leadership skills with the physical ability to lift 75 lbs of equipment. Schedule flexibility and moderate travel between Charlotte and other group properties will be required. Requires a valid NC driver’s license and good driving record. Minimum

REQUIREMENTS:
Education of 2 years technical school or better is preferred. Position reports to the Director of Engineering in Charlotte.

HOW TO APPLY:
Bob Davis Director of Engineering Bahakel Communications One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 No Phone Calls Accepted EOE 07/22/10

DEADLINE: 2010-10-28

Topical Writer Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX CHARLOTTE (WCCB-TV, Charlotte, market 24), an Emmy, Associated Press and Promax award winning station, seeks a creative, focused and motivated Promotion Producer/Writer. Do you write attention grabbing tease copy that breaks through the clutter and grabs viewers by the lapel? Tired of the hackneyed style of most news topicals? This may be your lucky day. FOX CHARLOTTE values promotion and believes it is crucial to our success. But we also believe it should be fun.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Duties include writing/producing and editing nightly news topicals for FOX CHARLOTTE.

REQUIREMENTS:
One to two years experience as a writer/producer/editor (non-linear, Final Cut Pro) of on-air news promotion is required. Familiarity with Aftereffects, Photoshop and Illustrator is a plus but not required. Experience with creating new media preferred. Applicants must be able to work nights.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are looking to escape cookie-cutter news promotion, send your resume and reel to: Jeff Arrowood Program Director/Marketing Manager FOX CHARLOTTE 1 Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 EEO 7/23/10

DEADLINE: 2010-10-28

Topical Writer Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX CHARLOTTE (WCCB-TV, Charlotte, market 24), an Emmy, Associated Press and Promax award winning station, seeks a creative, focused and motivated Promotion Producer/Writer. Do you write attention grabbing tease copy that breaks through the clutter and grabs viewers by the lapel? Tired of the hackneyed style of most news topicals? This may be your lucky day. FOX CHARLOTTE values promotion and believes it is crucial to our success. But we also believe it should be fun.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Duties include writing/producing and editing nightly news topicals for FOX CHARLOTTE. One to two years experience as a writer/producer/editor (non-linear, Final Cut Pro) of on-air news promotion is required. Familiarity with Aftereffects, Photoshop and Illustrator is a plus but not required.

REQUIREMENTS:
Experience with creating new media preferred. Applicants must be able to work nights.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are looking to escape cookie-cutter news promotion, send your resume and reel to: Jeff Arrowood Program Director/Marketing Manager FOX CHARLOTTE 1 Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 EEO 7/23/10

DEADLINE: 2010-10-28

News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Full Time News Producer Fox Charlotte is looking for a full time news producer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Excellent news judgment. Candidate must be well read and well-informed about current events and be able to generate several timely news stories on a daily basis. Compelling, energetic, conversational writing style. Candidate’s writing must compel viewers to watch. Excellent tease writing skills, including ability to tease through emerging and non-traditional media. Excellent use of grammar and spelling. Organization. Creative producing skills, including web-postings. Strong multi-tasking skills with a sharp attention to detail. Flexibility on deadline. Ability to identify the best video of the day. Candidate must be able to maintain a calm, steady influence in the newsroom and the control room. Newsroom leader.

REQUIREMENTS:
We need someone with at least one year of experience Candidate must demonstrate excellent leadership and interpersonal communication skills and must be a consistent, proven performer. Candidate must know how to motivate and mentor others. Please send us your resume and also your most recent show (dvd, please) with a self-critique. Please share with us your thoughts on how you would spice up your show—how you would make it closer to the Fox Charlotte brand.

HOW TO APPLY:
Mail them to Ken White, Fox News Charlotte Producer position, One Television Place, Charlotte, NC 28205 Email questions: Kwhite@foxcharlotte.tv EOE 10/22/10

DEADLINE: 2010-11-30

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Full-Time Photographer FOX Charlotte has an immediate opening for a full-time photographer. Requirements include:

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Applicant needs to be proficient in Sony XDCAM technology and Final Cut Pro non-linear equipment. High definition experience required. Responsibilities include shooting stories for newscasts (including packages, voice-overs and soundbites), editing stories, live truck operation and management of equipment and vehicle.

REQUIREMENTS:
Excellent photography skills including composition, use of lighting and sound, and high definition workflow. Minimum of two years experience required. Non-linear and linear editing skills. Applicant must understand how to use established quality standards such as selecting the best video, sequences, natural sound breaks and effects. College preferred but relevant experience will be considered. Self-starter who works well under pressure, can multi-task and meet news deadlines. Must be available to work flexible hours including early mornings, weekends and evenings.

HOW TO APPLY:
Sent or e-mail resume to: arobbins@foxcharlotte.com Angela Robbins Assistant News Director FOX Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 NO PHONE CALLS. EOE 10/18/10

DEADLINE: 2010-11-30

Promotion Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX CHARLOTTE (WCCB-TV, Charlotte, market 24), an Emmy, Associated Press and Promax award winning station, seeks a creative, focused and motivated Promotion Producer/Writer. Do you write attention grabbing tease copy that breaks through the clutter and grabs viewers by the lapel? Tired of the hackneyed style of most news topicals? This may be your lucky day. FOX CHARLOTTE values promotion and believes it is crucial to our success. But we also believe it should be fun.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
Duties include writing/producing and editing nightly news topicals for FOX CHARLOTTE. One to two years experience as a writer/producer/editor (non-linear, Final Cut Pro) of on-air news promotion is required. Familiarity with Aftereffects, Photoshop and Illustrator is a plus but not required. Experience with creating new media preferred. Applicants must be able to work nights.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are looking to escape cookie-cutter news promotion, send your resume and reel to: Jeff Arrowood Program Director/Marketing Manager FOX CHARLOTTE 1 Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 EEO 10/26/10

DEADLINE: 2010-11-30

Senior Vice President/Chief Operating Officer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
New broadcasting group is looking for an outstanding revenue-focused Senior Vice President/COO to oversee the company’s radio stations operations. Ideal candidate will be a dynamic team leader with positive record in programming, sales, marketing and financial leadership in multiple platform media. The winning candidate must have strong revenue and audience development skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Oversee all aspects of cluster operations.
  • Grow company earnings across all platforms.
  • Create and implement winning company strategies.
  • Prepare and manage the fiscal budget, manage P&L, and develop/implement strategic goals for each market cluster.
  • Manage overall direction of the market; with emphasis on growing market revenue share and product leadership.
  • Manage all company personnel and department heads; create a positive work environment; lead by example; coach and mentor market managers.
  • Ensure compliance with government regulations; oversee maintenance of all company operations records, reports and submissions.
  • Confer with company founder/president/CEO and venture partners on a regular basis.

REQUIREMENTS:
Broadcast experience as: DOS/GM/MM/CFO/COO.

Minimum 8 years experience working in multiple platforms broadcast facilities.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please forward confidential resume and cover letter to robert3000cpl@hotmail.com.

EOE

DEADLINE: 2011-04-03

Traffic Manager/Office Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Traffic Manager retiring ofter 10 years. Presently using Marketron Software. Looking for someone who would love to live in North Carolina Mountains in scenic resort of Highlands, NC and work for independent adult FM with soft and easy format.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Daily Logs, oversee general office duties in small office, and interact with clients.

REQUIREMENTS:
Radio traffic experience preferred but will train. Need excellent office and people skills and must love radio.

HOW TO APPLY:
email: info@whlc.com Fax: 828-526-5560

DEADLINE: 2011-10-01

News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Fox Charlotte is looking for a FULL TIME PRODUCER to help us with expertise in all of our news programming.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
We are looking for someone with at least two years experience. Producer requirements: A producer will oversee a show from conception to completion. Producers should be familiar with all aspects of television production, and television news production - including editing, assignment desk operation, videography, and floor production. Producers work closely with talent, photographers, directors and production staff. Specific professional requirements include, but are not limited to: - Daily journalistic awareness of happenings and events - locally, nationally, and internationally. - Ability to recognize, digest and implement the specific news philosophy of FOX Charlotte. - Ability to generate and write compelling, interesting, and entertaining stories and segments; both from a content and a presentation standpoint, as defined by station management. - Professional telephone courtesy and behavior at all times. - Being cognizant and versed in "new media" venues, such as Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, Google+, etc. Ability to identify trending topics, new memes, and popular content. - Ability to recognize and address situations that impact our on-air content in a timely, clear concise manner. Physical Requirements: Ability to work within an open cubicle environment while maintaining focus Ability to communicate orally and in writing clearly and concisely in a deadline environment Ability to work in a confined space such as a booth during live shows Ability to maneuver around studio with cables, cameras, and sets as needed to perform job Ability to isolate and discern conversation in a boisterous environment, including listening and reacting to many sources while wearing a headset. Ability to lift up to 25 pounds

HOW TO APPLY:
Please submit a resume, a DVD of your most recent show and a self critique of that show. Thanks. Ken White News Director FOX Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte, N.C. 28205 704-632-7362 kwhite@foxcharlotte.tv EOE 9/7/11

DEADLINE: 2012-10-31

Fox News Rising Co-Host/Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
We are looking for a cohost for Charlotte’s fastest growing morning show.

You must possess at least a 4 year degree along with 4 years of professional anchoring/reporting experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The number one priority for the candidate is the ability to communicate, utilizing multiple platforms with viewers across a span of demographics and make the material relevant to them.

REQUIREMENTS:
This position requires:

  • The ability to adjust on the fly on the air to breaking news and hot topics important to our viewers.
  • The ability to read a telepromoter and speak fluidly isn't enough. Personality, perspective, enthusiasm, and solid contributions to content are critical.
  • Strong writing skills, sharp news judgment, ability to deliver content under tight deadlines, use of social media channels, and creating relationships within the community for story generation are part of the requirements.
  • The candidate must embrace position as part of an overall team philosophy deviating from the standard cookie cutter hard news philosophy and be comfortable working outside of those typical boundaries.
  • This position does require early morning shifts.
If you have the required experience, a minimum of 4 years of professional anchoring and reporting, please apply.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send your resume, and most recent work (DVD) to:

FNR Co-Host/Fox Charlotte
One Television Place
Charlotte, NC 28205
kwhite@foxcharlotte.tv
EOE
9/1/11

DEADLINE: 2012-10-31

Week-End Weather Anchor/Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Fox News Charlotte is looking for an energetic weather anchor/reporter for our weekend shows (Friday and Saturday).

RESPONSIBILITIES:
You must be able to write and enterprise your own stories. We are seeking someone who wants to be at the top of the action at Charlotte\'s number one 10 p.m. news cast. You must list on your cover letter where you learned of this job.

REQUIREMENTS:
Good forecast driven weather skills needed with the personal touch, good storytelling/reporting necessary along with live capability and good personality are qualifications. Three years experience needed.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send DVD, resume and a cover letter of why this job fits you to: Weekend Weather/reporter Fox News Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 You may email questions to kwhite@foxcharlotte.tv EOE. 9/12/1

DEADLINE: 2011-10-31

Sales Account Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Sales Account Coordinator (full time)

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Must be able to coordinate, prepare and distribute information as requested by Sales Managers and Account Executives for a television station. Primary duties include assisting the sales team on order entry, contract maintenance, including weekly posting, make-goods, spot times and resolving discrepancies. Duties will also include assistance with package and presentation creation, executing promotional campaigns for all of Fox Charlotte’s entities including WCCB-TV, MeTV and FoxCharlotte.com, and other duties deemed necessary by the sales management team. Candidate must posses the ability to prioritize workflow, be self-motivated, and work with minimal supervision to resolve conflicts. Must have excellent organizational and interpersonal communication skills. Capability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced sales environment and be a team player.

REQUIREMENTS:
Previous agency, television, radio or media sales assistant experience of 2+ years is required. Must have hands-on knowledge of traffic systems, preferably Wide Orbit. Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Helpful to have experience with One Domain ratings/proposal system. Marketing or related degree a plus.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should send or email their resume to: Carol Mangin carol.mangin@foxcharlotte.com Fox Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 Please, no phone calls. EOE 9/13/11

DEADLINE: 2011-10-31

Studio Manager/Production Utility

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Studio Manager/Production Utility (Full Time) The ideal candidate must be able to work well with others, communicate effectively, and handle fast-paced/high-stress situations efficiently.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Primary Responsibilities Include but are not limited to - Maintaining quality control over studio operations - Managing, training and evaluating the studio production crew - Upkeep and maintenance of (2) studios and the prop storage area - Attending and contributing towards daily production planning meetings - Developing new camera blocking and lighting positions in the studios - Floor directing, camera operation and prompter for the newscasts - Knowledge of studio lighting, lighting systems, and studio grid - File playback for the newscasts Secondary Duties Include but are not limited to - Producing and ingesting web content to our website - Audio operations, graphic operations - Editing episodic promotions - Assisting other departments with special projects (promotions, news, creative services) - Any assigned duties deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of both WCCB or it’s sister stations.

REQUIREMENTS:
This position requires (2) years, or related experience in the television production field.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested Applicants should send their resume or email to: Rick Gamertsfelder/Production Manager rgamertsfelder@foxcharlotte.com FOX Charlotte WCCB One Television Place Charlotte NC 28205 No Phone Calls EOE

DEADLINE: 2011-10-30

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Greater Media Charlotte, home of News Talk 1110 WBT and 107.9 WLNK is looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to be our newest Account Executive. If you have sales experience, are detail oriented, and enjoy a fast paced and productive environment, this is the position for you. The successful candidate will have prior sales experience and possess strong verbal and written communication skills. The ability to make sound business judgments and negotiate favorable outcomes, for both the station and client, are important success factors for this position. If you like working for high sales commissions with motivated people who want to win, we want to hear from you! Greater Media, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
Applicants can submit their coverletter and resumes to hired@gmclt.com; or fax to 704-338-3079, or mail to: Greater Media Charlotte WBT/WLNK Radio One Julian Price Place Charlotte, NC 28208

DEADLINE: 2012-05-02

Radio Traffic Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Do you like to solve puzzles? Are you innately curious? Does working in a critical support role in a fast paced environment sound rewarding? If so, we want to talk to you about being our next Traffic Manager! This demanding position oversees revenue through management and scheduling of programming and commercial inventory for both WBT and WLNK. The ideal candidate must be a critical thinker and problem solver and have the demonstrated ability to manage a diverse workload, and work effectively under pressure and deadlines.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Some of the essential duties and responsibilities of a Traffic Manager include: • Responsibility for all aspects of and creation for daily broadcast logs. • Format and maintain daily log of syndication network inventory and commercials. • Schedule all syndication, network and barter commercials requirements • Complete affidavits for all syndication, network and barter commercials requirements • Complete verification of log(s) to ensure accurate billing. • Communicate consistent change needs to Sales Management • Work with DOS and PD to build show format/show times and breaks to maximize inventory.

REQUIREMENTS:
The Traffic Manager for WBT and WLNK must possess excellent communication skills; have the ability to work well with others in a sometimes stressful environment, and display solid judgment when making critical decisions. It is imperative to have an excellent work ethic, be organized and detail oriented. Knowledge of broadcast inventory management software is a plus (preferably Marketron).

HOW TO APPLY:
If you think you possess the knowledge, skills and abilities to be our next Traffic Manager, please send your cover letter and resume to hired@gmclt.com. You can also fax your information to 704-338-3079, or mail to: Human Resources WBT/WLNK Radio Greater Media Charlotte One Julian Price Place Charlotte, NC 28208 No phone calls please Greater Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2012-05-31

Sales and Digital Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX CHARLOTTE /WCCB-TV, a Bahakel Communications station, seeks a Sales and Digital Assistant. This position will work with the local sales manager and the digital sales specialist to support the local sales team’s efforts. Candidate must possess the ability to prioritize workflow, be self-motivated and work with minimal supervision to resolve conflicts. Candidate must have excellent organizational and interpersonal communication skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Primary duties include, but are not limited to campaign preparation, presentation creation, execution of promotion campaigns, creation of web advertisements, order entry, post analysis and varied administrative duties.

REQUIREMENTS:
Candidate must be capable of working well under pressure in a fast-paced sales environment and be a team player. Candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Familiarity with website marketing, mobile apps, texting, search engine marketing, social media and web analytics preferred. It is helpful to have experience with One Domain ratings/proposal system and/or Wide Orbit traffic system. Marketing or related degree a plus.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you would like to join the team at one of the top FOX affiliates in the country, email a resume to: Carol Mangin, Executive Assistant carol.mangin@foxcharlotte.com FOX Charlotte, One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 No phone calls please EOE 4/27/12

DEADLINE: 2012-06-30

Executive Producer FOX News Rising

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Executive Producer for FOX News Rising FOX Charlotte has an immediate opening for an Executive Producer for our morning show, FOX News Rising. functions. Assist reporters in story development.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The successful candidate will work closely with producers, reporters, photographers, editors, anchors and assignment desk to gather and present the news. Maintain editorial direction set by the news director. We expect you to have the ability to lead and work well with the morning team. Discretion and substantial experience, especially under deadline, are critical. Excellent communication and organizational skills are a must. Oversee newscast rundown development and execution. Generate compelling live interview segments. Provide regular feedback and critiques for newscast producers. Ability to work as line producer as needed. You will also have input on hiring producers. Manage team contributions to website and social media. Must be current in understanding of digital reporting and producing, microwave and satellite technology. Relate story ideas in daily meetings. Responsible for content, use of video and graphics and logistical coordination. Coordination of all production

REQUIREMENTS:
Experience as a newsroom manager or 5 years as a producer with leadership responsibilities preferred. College degree preferred in Journalism and/or Communications. Ability to comprehend and implement creative mobile journalism efforts as part of news coverage.

HOW TO APPLY:
If interested, please send a link of your most recent work and a resume to Ken White, ND, FOX Charlotte. kwhite@foxcharlotte.tv Or mail to : Ken White, New Director, FOX Charlotte , One Television Place, Charlotte, NC 28205 EEO 6/11/12

DEADLINE: 2012-07-31

FOX News Rising Traffic Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX NEWS RISING TRAFFIC REPORTER FOX Charlotte's 4-hour morning show is adding to our talent pool, with a new position opening for an on-camera traffic reporter. We're looking for someone with personality and verve to become part of the FOX News Rising family.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The successful candidate will deliver comprehensive traffic reports every 10 minutes, using our in-house traffic information system. Coverage focuses on the Charlotte Metro area, but may extend to other parts of the DMA based on the impact of events. This position will work both in-studio, and in-field as needed. The successful candidate will utilize equipment to report from the field live while covering traffic conditions. The position also includes turning packages for use on-air. Elements of this position include, but are not limited to: • Working early • Ability to comprehend and present traffic information delivered via computer • Ability to process multiple incidents, and correctly determine the most relevant • A valid NC driver\'s license (ability to procure one). • Clean driving record and ability to be insured by FOX Charlotte.

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
To apply, send a DVD of your most recent work, resume and cover letter explaining why you are our best fit to: Ken White, News Director FOX Charlotte 1 Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 EOE 6/18/12

DEADLINE: 2012-07-31

Traffic Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX NEWS RISING TRAFFIC REPORTER FOX Charlotte's 4-hour morning show is adding to our talent pool, with a new position opening for an on-camera traffic reporter. We're looking for someone with personality and verve to become part of the FOX News Rising family.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The successful candidate will deliver comprehensive traffic reports every 10 minutes, using our in-house traffic information system. Coverage focuses on the Charlotte Metro area, but may extend to other parts of the DMA based on the impact of events. This position will work both in-studio, and in-field as needed. The successful candidate will utilize equipment to report from the field live while covering traffic conditions. The position also includes turning packages for use on-air. Elements of this position include, but are not limited to: • Working early • Ability to comprehend and present traffic information delivered via computer • Ability to process multiple incidents, and correctly determine the most relevant • A valid NC driver\'s license (ability to procure one). • Clean driving record and ability to be insured by FOX Charlotte.

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
To apply, send a DVD of your most recent work, resume and cover letter explaining why you are our best fit to: Ken White, News Director FOX Charlotte 1 Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 EOE 6/18/12

DEADLINE: 2012-07-31

Radio Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Greater Media Charlotte, home of News Talk 1110 WBT and 107.9 WLNK is looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to be our newest Account Executive. If you have sales experience, are detail oriented, and enjoy a fast paced and productive environment, this is the position for you.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The successful candidate will have prior sales experience and possess strong verbal and written communication skills. The ability to make sound business judgments and negotiate favorable outcomes, for both the station and client, are important success factors for this position. If you like working for high sales commissions with motivated people who want to win, we want to hear from you! Greater Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidates should send their cover letter and resume to: Human Resources WBT/WLNK Radio Greater Media Charlotte, Inc. One Julian Price Place Charlotte, NC 28208 hired@gmclt.com 704 338 3079 (fax) No phone calls please

DEADLINE: 2012-08-10

Program Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:
News Talk 1110 WBT in Charlotte, North Carolina is looking for our next Program Director. You must have proven success in a News Talk format and be experienced in coaching talent, leading a staff and incorporating the best practices of PPM and digital media. Greater Media is an equal opportunity employer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send your cover letter and resume to: Human Resources Greater Media Charlotte WBT AM-FM 1 Julian Price Place, Charlotte, NC 28208. hired@wbt.com 704-338-3079 (fax) No phone calls please. All inquiries will be confidential.

DEADLINE: 2012-08-13

Assignment Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:
ASSIGNMENT Editor-Full Time Position FOX Charlotte TV is looking for a full-time Assignment Editor. We are looking for someone who exhibits good news judgment, will hustle after stories and contacts for stories, can think analytically and creatively. We are looking for someone to be proactive, not simply reactive, to news. Ability to quickly develop sources is critical.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The successful candidate will assign news crews, as well as enterprise, develop and track news stories. You will need to communicate well to reporters, producers, photographers and news managers. You will be expected to post news stories on our website. You should be able to answer phones, handle faxes, emails, and monitor scanners. The candidate must be well organized; ablity to handle multiple tasks in a high stress environment; and enjoy juggling multiple tasks.

REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum 2 years experience preferred as a Producer, Assignment Editor, Photographer or Reporter. Computer assisted reporting skills and college degree is preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:
Resume, including references along with a cover letter stating where you found out about this job to: Ken White News Director FOX Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte, N.C. 28205 kwhite@foxcharlotte.com FOX Charlotte is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in the hiring, training or promotion of employees by reason of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability or age. EOE 8/15/12

DEADLINE: 2012-10-16

Master Control Engineer Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Master Control ENG Technician WCCB/WOLO Full-Time Charlotte .

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This position requires prior experience in master control, and must attain proficiency in on-air switching. Primary Responsibilities Include, but are not limited to: On-air switching for WCCB/WOLO master control, recording of satellite and program feeds, program and commercial dubbing, and coordination of satellite and fiber remote feeds. Schedule flexibility is required subject to the operational needs of WCCB/WOLO.

REQUIREMENTS:
Secondary Duties Include, but are not limited to: News Videotape playback, Newscast Audio mixing, and Engineering and maintenance support or any other assigned duties as deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of WCCB/WOLO.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested Applicants should send their resume to: Larry Rowland/Operations Supervisor FOX Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte NC 28205 No Phone Calls Accepted EOE 08/09/12

DEADLINE: 2012-09-09

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Full-Time Photographer FOX Charlotte has a new opening for a full-time photographer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities include shooting stories for newscasts (including packages, voice-overs and soundbites), editing stories, live truck operation and management of equipment and vehicle. Excellent photography skills including composition, use of lighting and sound, and high definition workflow. Minimum of two years experience required. •Non-linear and linear editing skills. Applicant must understand how to use established quality standards such as selecting the best video, sequences, natural sound breaks and effects. •College preferred but relevant experience will be considered. •Self-starter who works well under pressure, can multi-task and meet news deadlines. •Basic computer skills. •Must possess a valid driver’s license and an excellent driving record.

REQUIREMENTS:
Applicant needs to be proficient in Sony XDCAM technology and Final Cut Pro non-linear equipment. High definition experience required. Must be available to work flexible hours including early mornings, weekends and evenings.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send or e-mail resume to: bcarrier@foxcharlotte.com Billy Carrier Chief Photographer FOX Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 NO PHONE CALLS. EOE

DEADLINE: 2012-09-10

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX CHARLOTTE FULL TIME POSITION SALES ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY FOX CHARLOTTE /WCCB-TV, a Bahakel Communications station in the nation’s 25th market, seeks a results-focused Account Executive to sell multiple opportunities across FOX Charlotte and foxcharlotte.com.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The ideal candidate will have a strong track record of developing new business and the ability to increase station revenue/share of existing accounts.

REQUIREMENTS:
One to three years of television sales experience and 4-year degree in communications, business or related field preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you would like to join the team at one of the top FOX affiliates in the country, email a resume to: Carol Mangin, Executive Assistant carol.mangin@foxcharlotte.com FOX Charlotte, One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 No phone calls please EOE 9/26/12

DEADLINE: 2012-11-30

Newscast Director (Week-end)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WEEKEND NEWSCAST DIRECTOR (full-time) Fox Charlotte (WCCB) is looking to hire a director for our weekend evening newscasts.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Candidate must possess strong leadership abilities and work well under high stress deadline conditions. Strong communication skills are necessary. This position will primarily be Friday through Tuesday 3pm - midnight. However, the candidate would also be required to fill in for vacation relief and any shifts deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of both WCCB and WOLO. PRIMARY DUTIES Direct and/or technical our 10pm newscast, our 10:30pm Fox News Edge entertainment style show, our Fox sports show “Got Game”, and our WOLO 6pm and 11pm news – or any combination of the above. This position will also be responsible for editing and tagging daily episodic promotions. SECONDARY DUTIES Studio support - including camera operation, graphics, audio, video-tape playback and lighting, or any other tasks deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of both WCCB and WOLO.

REQUIREMENTS:
A minimum of 1 year of directing live news, or relevant experience, and a minimum of 2 years of television production experience are required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested Applicants should email or send a cover letter and resume to: Rick Gamertsfelder / Production Manager rgamertsfelder@foxcharlotte.com FOX Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte NC 28205 No Phone Calls Accepted EOE 10/12/12

DEADLINE: 2012-10-18

New media Research Specialist

JOB DESCRIPTION:
New Media Research Specialist Fox Charlotte is looking for a Web Producer/Research Specialist who desires to be part of our growing New Media team.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
In a fast-paced web-publishing environment, the New Media Research Specialist will be responsible for creating, formatting and managing the digital content of our website and mobile applications. The individual must be strong at multi-tasking with excellent communication skills and thrive in high-pressure and deadline driven environments.

REQUIREMENTS:
This position is responsible for performing a broad range of functions, including: *Creating and posting local and breaking news stories. *Providing immediate day-to-day support of page production-related requests in a timely manner * Troubleshooting a variety of issues relating to content and execution * Continuously looking for opportunities for process improvement * Assisting with additional projects, reporting and tasks as needed QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS * Bachelor's Degree * Must have proficiency in Microsoft programs, including Excel, Outlook and Word * Working knowledge with Mac Book Pro and Windows PC * Experience in a professional technology organization * Working knowledge of e-commerce websites * Ability to effectively establish and maintain working relationships with all levels of our organization. * Must be able to work productively under regular deadline pressure and complete scheduled tasks with minimum supervision * Ability to prioritize and multitask while meeting deadlines each day while using good judgment and making decisions * Ability to work independently and pro-actively seek new projects during downtime * Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with expanding responsibilities * Excellent communication skills with team members from multiple disciplines (Graphic Designers, Editors, Developers, etc.) * Demonstrated analysis and innovative problem solving skills * Strong presentation and persuasion skills

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume to: Caryn Little Web Producer FOX CHARLOTTE 1 Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 No phone calls please. 11/12/12 EEO

DEADLINE: 2012-11-12

FOX News Edge Co-Hosts

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Fox News Charlotte is looking for co-hosts for Charlotte’s most talked about show—Fox News Edge.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The best hosting candidate(s) will discuss trendy issues, banter on news of the day and get to the bottom of pop culture developments. We want hosts who can be entertaining and engaging.

No two days are alike on this show and we need someone who can adjust accordingly. Show us your creativity and your range on your link or DVD.

REQUIREMENTS:
Please send us work samples, a resume and an outline of your Edgy news philosophy to :

HOW TO APPLY:
Ken White, Edge Co-host, Fox News Charlotte
One Television Place
Charlotte, NC 28205.

EOE.

Please list on your cover letter where you learned of this job.

DEADLINE: 2012-11-30

Morning Show Co-Host

JOB DESCRIPTION:
HERITAGE STATION SEEKING MORNING SHOW CO-HOST

WBT AM/FM Heritage News/Talker in Charlotte is looking for an experienced broadcaster with a news background and a track record of success in ratings and revenue. This will not be your first morning show!

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This is a "BIG" opportunity with a station committed to local news and local talk. This is a top 25 market, a great place to live with lots going on. If you want to make a difference in local news, love working in a team environment, and have creativity to spare, we want to hear from you!

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
Include with your resume, a brief description of your vision for a morning news show and the talents you would bring as a co-host. Please send an mp3 or a link to any of your recent news content audio. Send all materials to:

Jason Furst
Program Director WBT
jfurst@wbt.com
704-338-3079 (fax)
704-374-3646 (phone)

Greater Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2013-01-31

Director- Production

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WEEKEND NEWSCAST DIRECTOR (full-time)

Fox Charlotte (WCCB) is looking to hire a director for our weekend evening newscasts.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This position will primarily be Friday through Tuesday 3pm - midnight. However, the candidate would also be required to fill in for vacation relief and any shifts deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of both WCCB and WOLO.

PRIMARY DUTIES

Direct and/or technical our 10pm newscast, our 10:30pm Fox News Edge entertainment style show, our Fox sports show "Got Game", and our WOLO 6pm and 11pm news - or any combination of the above. This position will also be responsible for editing and tagging daily episodic promotions.

SECONDARY DUTIES

Studio support - including camera operation, graphics, audio, video-tape playback and lighting, or any other tasks deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of both WCCB and WOLO.

REQUIREMENTS:
A minimum of 1 year of directing live news, or relevant experience, and a minimum of 2 years of television production experience are required.

Candidate must possess strong leadership abilities and work well under high stress deadline conditions. Strong communication skills are necessary.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested Applicants should email or send a cover letter and resume to:

Rick Gamertsfelder / Production Manager
rgamertsfelder@foxcharlotte.com
FOX Charlotte
One Television Place
Charlotte NC 28205
No Phone Calls Accepted

EOE 02/05/13

DEADLINE: 2013-03-31

Managing Producer and Web Program Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
News Talk 1110 WBT is looking for a sharp and dedicated individual with entry level experience for a full-time position as a Morning Show Managing Producer and Web Program Manager. This position works to ensure the timely and successful execution of Charlotte’s Morning News through teamwork and coordination with the hosts, news department and technical producers, along with the direction and content of the website. This position reports directly to the Program Director.

Greater Media Charlotte is an equal opportunity employer

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities include managing and organizing the daily content for the Charlotte`s Morning News brand, booking guests, operating the board, screening phone calls, and managing daily show meetings. In addition, the candidate will oversee the direction and content of the entire WBT website including our social networking, research and digital strategies.

REQUIREMENTS:
Qualifications for a successful candidate will include: familiarity with board operation and call screening, a knowledge of audio vault and adobe audition, and proficient skills in website graphic design programs such as Photoshop, Illustrator and Final Cut. This position requires an individual who exhibits great interpersonal communication skills, is an enthusiastic and dynamic team player, is interested in demanding projects and enjoys working in a fast paced environment. Availability to work some weekends and evenings is required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Greater Media Charlotte
WBT Human Resources
One Julian Price Place
Charlotte, NC 28208

DEADLINE: 2013-02-22

Studio Manager Utility

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Studio Manager/Production Utility (Full Time)

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Primary Responsibilities Include but are not limited to

  • Maintaining quality control over studio operations
  • Managing, training and evaluating the studio production crew
  • Upkeep and maintenance of (2) studios and the prop storage area
  • Attending and contributing towards daily production planning meetings
  • Developing new camera blocking and lighting positions in the studios
  • Floor directing, camera operation and prompter for the newscasts
  • Knowledge of studio lighting, lighting systems, and studio grid
  • File playback for the newscasts
Secondary Duties Include but are not limited to
  • Producing and ingesting web content to our website
  • Audio operations, graphic operations
  • Editing episodic promotions
  • Assisting other departments with special projects (promotions, news, creative services)
  • Any assigned duties deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of both WCCB or it`s sister stations.

REQUIREMENTS:
This position requires (2) years, or related experience in the television production field.

The ideal candidate must be able to work well with others, communicate effectively, and handle fast-paced/high-stress situations efficiently.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested Applicants should send their resume or email to:
Rick Gamertsfelder/Production Manager
rgamertsfelder@foxcharlotte.com
FOX Charlotte WCCB
One Television Place
Charlotte NC 28205
No Phone Calls
EOE

DEADLINE: 2013-03-31

Producer AM

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte is looking for a Producer
Full Time
We are looking for a dynamic morning show producer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Our Morning newscast is not your typical show. You have to balance breaking news, live guests, cooking segments and a variety of other segments that change daily. You must be familiar with live shots, the use of social media in newscasts, production techniques and standard news gathering.

REQUIREMENTS:
You have to be a great writer, detail oriented, be able to time a show, multi-task and work with a team of producers.

We're looking for someone who can meet deadlines and work under pressure.

Successful candidate will have a minimum of one year experience line producing.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send disc or link to show along with a critique of that tape and resume to:

Jeff Monheit / Managing Editor
Producer Position.
WCCB Charlotte
One Television Place
Charlotte, NC 28205
Please mention where you heard of this position.
EOE
March 25, 2013

DEADLINE: 2013-05-31

Traffic Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB-TV/WCCBM-TV

Traffic Assistant Job Description

Primary responsibilities include daily log editing, spot placement and manipulation to maximize inventory and edit commercial program schedules.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Other responsibilities include input commercial orders, copy entry, various duties necessary to cross-train and backup support for our business office.

Job requires working closely with other departments.

Individual must be a detail-oriented person who is organized and able to meet deadlines. Must be accurate and able to work well in stressful, fast-paced environment.

REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum two-years traffic experience preferred. Knowledge of WideOrbit preferred. Please mention in your cover letter where you heard about this position.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume to the attention of:

Lou Mauney, Traffic Manager
WCCB Charlotte
One Television Pl.
Charlotte, NC 28205
lmauney@wccbcharlotte.com

No Phone Calls Please

EOE

DEADLINE: 2013-05-31

Radio Sales Manager, with a National Focus

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Sales Manager Position, with National Focus

WBT AM-FM and WLNK FM have a rare opportunity for an astute and detailed oriented Sales Professional. This strategic position will be responsible for the station`s national sales program, in addition to coaching and developing the local sales team to increase revenue and brand exposure. Inventory management, sales forecasting, and negotiating with national and regional clients are top on the list of duties for this position.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Other responsibilities include:

  • Develop, implement and oversee the national sales plan for the cluster
  • Generate ideas to sell to national and regional advertisers
  • Review sales proposals from local sales staff
  • Work closely with the Director of Sales and Traffic Manager to manage inventory, activity and rates
  • Meet with national agencies and national sales representatives in major markets including Atlanta, New York and Chicago
If you have at least five years of radio sales with experience in packaging, pricing and managing multi-station inventory, possess the ability to build and maintain customer relationships, and can execute several projects at once, we want to hear from you!

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
Please submit your cover letter and resume to hired@wbt.com, or mail/fax to:
Human Resources
WBT/WLNK
Greater Media Charlotte
One Julian Price Place
Charlotte, NC 28208
704-338-3079 (fax)

Greater Media Charlotte is an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2013-05-20

Radio Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Greater Media Charlotte, home of News Talk 1110WBT and 107.9 WLNK is looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to be our newest Account Executive. If you have sales experience, are detail oriented, and enjoy a fast paced and productive environment, this is the position for you!

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for maintaining and growiing an active account list providing maximum revenue generation for the station and their clients. Develoop new business and sell specialty programming and events.

REQUIREMENTS:
The successful candidate will have prior sales experience and possess strong verbal and written communication skills. The ability to make sound business judgments and negotiate favorable outcomes, for both the station and client, are important success factors for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you like working for high sales commissions with motivated people who want to win, we want to hear from you! Interested candidates should send their cover letter and resume to:

Human Resources
WBT/WLNK Radio
Greater Media Charlotte, Inc.
One Julian Price Place
Charlotte, NC 28208
hired@gmclt.com
704-338-3079 (fax)

Greater Media Charlotte is an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2013-06-04

Local Sales Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
July 5, 2013
Local Sales Manager Position

WBT AM-FM and WLNK FM have an opportunity for an astute and detailed oriented Sales Professional. The Local Sales Manager (LSM) is responsible for the coaching and development of the sales team for the purpose of maximizing sales and achieving monthly, quarterly and annual revenue goals. Key parts of the LSM duties are:

  • creating marketing plans which also include digital sales opportunities through collaboration with the station’s Sales, Promotions and Interactive Departments
  • developing digital sales strategies utilizing all available interactive components including websites, social media, video, email and any future technologies identified by station management
  • developing NTR sales including station events, paid programming and traffic network inventory
  • achieving implementation and compliance with CRM tools
  • working with the Director of Sales to set rates through yield management tools

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
3-5 Years Sales Management Experience 4 Year Degree preferred

HOW TO APPLY:
If you have at least three to five years experience in radio sales and management with experience in sales and management of digital assets and NTR, we want to hear from you! Four year degree preferred. Please submit your cover letter and resume to hired@wbt.com, or mail/fax to:
Human Resources
WBT/WLNK
Greater Media Charlotte
One Julian Price Place
Charlotte, NC 28208
704-338-3079 (fax)

Greater Media Charlotte is an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2013-07-29

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Photographer Position
Full Time
WCCB is looking to add a new member to its multi-award-winning photography staff. We shoot on Sony XDCAM 350 cameras and edit on Final Cut Pro 7 non-linear equipment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities include shooting stories for newscasts (including packages, voice-overs and soundbites), editing stories, live truck operation and management of equipment and vehicle.

REQUIREMENTS:
Requirements include:

  • Excellent photography skills including use of lighting and sound and high definition workflow. Minimum of two years experience required.
  • Non-linear and linear editing skills. Applicant must understand how to use established quality standards such as selecting the best video, sequences, natural sound breaks and effects.
  • College preferred but relevant experience will be considered.
  • Self-starter who works well under pressure, can multi-task and meet news deadlines.
  • Computer skills.
  • Must possess a valid driver`s license and an excellent driving record.
  • Must be available to work flexible hours including early mornings, weekends and evenings.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send or e-mail resume to:
Billy Carrier
Chief Photographer
WCCB-TV
One Television Place
Charlotte, NC 28205
bcarrier@wccbcharlotte.com
EOE.
NO PHONE CALLS.
7/15/13

DEADLINE: 2013-08-31

News Rising Co - Host

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB – Charlotte's new home of the CW – has an opening for a co-host on WCCB News Rising. This four hour show covers a broad range of topics from news (local, national and international) to family, parenting and relationships, along with what's trending in social media, fashion, entertainment and technology.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
We are looking for someone with an excellent command of the English language, bi-lingual capabilities, exemplary reporting, writing and social media skills.

REQUIREMENTS:
Additionally, we need someone who is adaptable, a team player, possesses a variety of skills and a strong work ethic.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send reel and resume to:
Angela Robbins
WCCB News Director
arobbins@wccbcharlotte.com
No phone calls please
EOE
Please note source of referral on all resumes/cover letters.

DEADLINE: 2013-08-31

Anchor/ Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB - Charlotte's new home of the CW - has an opening for a weekend news anchor/reporter.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
We are looking for someone with an excellent command of the English language, bi-lingual capabilities, exemplary reporting, writing and social media skills. Requirements include: bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university and two year's experience as an anchor or reporter.

We are looking for someone with an excellent command of the English language, bi-lingual capabilities, exemplary reporting, writing and social media skills. Requirements include: bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university and two year's experience as an anchor or reporter.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send reel and resume to:
Angela Robbins
WCCB News Director
arobbins@wccbcharlotte.com
No calls please

EOE
Please note source of referral on all resumes/cover letters.

DEADLINE: 2013-08-31

Broadcast Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Experienced Broadcast/IT Engineer
Are you looking for a position that incorporates engineering, systems, IT and broadcast production? WCCB is seeking an experienced Engineer to support the many facets of engineering and IP video in a 24/7 multi-state broadcast environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Broadcasting is experiencing a convergence of broadcast operations and IT; and with the right candidate this position offers exciting growth opportunities. Position requires continuous learning and application with the industry’s new technologies in both broadcast and IT areas. Experience with proven knowledge in any of the areas listed below is a requisite.

  • Broadcast operations
  • Video over IP, VOD, and Streaming applications
  • Studio and RF environments
  • HDSDI equipment, ATSC & MPEG encoding, multiplexing and processing.
  • News ENG and related technology, STL microwave systems, and broadcast transmitters.
  • Maintenance and or installation of PC networks, configuration and/or routing in a LAN based environment. NLE and file based server playback installation and support.
  • Automation and Integrated production systems.

REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum requirements:
Prior Broadcast experience with strong interpersonal skills and a degree in IT Technology, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering or Computer Science are required. Candidate must possess a strong work ethic, be proactive and be able to work in a team environment. This position requires light travel and on-call support in a multi-station multi-network news oriented operation.

HOW TO APPLY:
Mail Resume and cover letter to:

Bob Davis
Director of Engineering and Operations
Bahakel Communications
One Television Place
Charlotte NC 28205

No Phone Calls Accepted; EOE
8/5/13

DEADLINE: 2013-10-15

Producer & Web Programming Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
News Talk 1110 WBT is looking for a sharp and dedicated individual with entry level experience to fill a full-time position as a show producer.

This position works to ensure the timely and successful execution of local shows through teamwork and coordination with the hosts, news department, and technical producers.

This position reports directly to the Program Director.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities include managing and organizing daily content, booking guests, operating the board, screening phone calls and managing daily show meetings. This position requires an individual who exhibits great interpersonal communication skills, is an enthusiastic and dynamic team player, is interested in demanding projects and enjoys working in a fast paced environment.

Availability to work some weekends and evenings is required.

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send your cover letter and resume to:

Greater Media Charlotte
WBT Human Resources
One Julian Price Place
Charlotte, NC 28208
hired@wbt.com
704-338-3079 (fax)
No phone calls please

Greater Media Charlotte is an equal opportunity employer

DEADLINE: 2013-09-06

Sales Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV is seeking a detail-oriented Sales Assistant who has strong written and oral communication skills.

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Creation of PowerPoint presentations, database management, and sales report maintenance
• Efficiently work with the team of Account Executives/Management team
• Assist with support on local and national business
• Various administrative duties and contract management
• Other responsibilities as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-07-02

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV is seeking a Master Control Operator. Applicant must be versatile and capable of learning specialized software applications and have an aptitude for operating electronic equipment. Must have great attention to detail, excellent computer skills, and must be able to work in a fast paced environment. This shift is midnight to 8:00 AM, Sunday - Thursday. Must be reliable.

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Broadcast Operations including setting up, controlling and monitoring television broadcast equipment to transmit television programs and commercials to the viewing audience
• On-air switching, dubbing and transferring programs
• Gathering satellite feeds for broadcast use
• Preparation and operation of equipment (before, during and after live newscasts)
• Support the production of newscasts and other live or taped programming for television and multi-platform use
• Support operation of the station by assisting Engineering, News, and other departments
• Computer Knowledge a must
• Other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

• Previous experience as a Master Control Operator is preferred

HOW TO APPLY:

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-06-27

General Assignment Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS News 13 in beautiful Asheville, NC (Market 37) has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Reporter. We want to hire a take-charge General Assignment Reporter to help us continue to grow our newscasts! We are seeking a motivated, energetic, creative, and aggressive reporter who can think and perform outside the box. This is a station that values visual and compelling storytelling. We have a highly skilled reporter and photography staff. Were looking for someone with sharp news judgment, excellent storytelling skills and the ability to work well with others. You must also have excellent time management skills and a strong work ethic.

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities will include:

  • Pitching story ideas
  • Developing contacts
  • Reporting daily
  • Produce daily content on a variety of platforms including, internet, social networking sites and mobile phones, in addition to television

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Proven knowledge and experience working with current media creation tools and contemporary newsroom system
  • Strong writing and copy editing skills are a must
  • 2-5 years of experience as a Reporter
  • Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
  • Able to utilize Social Media platforms
  • You will need a minimum of two years reporting experience at a commercial TV station and a positive attitude
  • Demonstrated experience with active and visual live shots required

HOW TO APPLY:

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-06-26

Traffic Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
April, 2014
Traffic Manager - Charlotte, North Carolina
This demanding position oversees revenue through management and scheduling of programming and commercial inventory for both WBT and WLNK. The ideal candidate must be a critical thinker and problem solver and have the demonstrated ability to manage a diverse workload and work effectively under pressure and deadlines.

Ideal characteristics:

  • Enjoys analytics and puzzles
  • Innately curious
  • Meticulous with details
  • Thrives in a fast paced environment
  • Works calmly and effectively under pressure
  • Reacts quickly to meet tight deadlines
  • Diplomatic, determined with solid people skills
  • Ability to train others

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for all aspects of and creation for daily broadcast logs.
  • Manage commercial inventory while maximizing revenue.
  • Initiate problem solving and decision making skills to achieve station goals.
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data from inventory programs.
  • Format and maintain daily log of syndication network inventory and commercials.
  • Schedule all syndication, network and barter commercial requirements.
  • Complete affidavits for all syndication, network and barter commercials requirements.
  • Complete verification of log(s) to ensure accurate billing.
  • Communicate consistent changes and needs to Sales Management.
  • Work with DOS and PD to build show format/show times and breaks to maximize inventory.
  • Coordinate traffic systems for digital products including web ads (banners) as well as streaming commercials.
  • Communicate with Director of Sales regarding inventory flow to efficiently accommodate advertisers and resolve log discrepancies.
  • Oversee continuity.
  • College graduate preferred, 5 years + experience in work environment.

REQUIREMENTS:
The Traffic Manager for WBT and WLNK must possess excellent communication skills, the ability to work well with others in a sometimes stressful environment, and display solid judgment when making critical decisions. Requires excellent work ethic, organization skills and attention to detail. Time management skills are essential.

  • College graduate preferred, 5 years + experience in work environment.
Computer skills: Knowledge of broadcast inventory management and traffic software is a plus:
  • Marketron
  • V-Creative
  • Efficio

HOW TO APPLY:
If you possess this knowledge, skills and abilities, please send your cover letter and resume to hired@gmclt.com. You may also fax your information to 704-338-3099, or mail to:

Human Resources - WBT/WLNK Radio
Greater Media Charlotte
One Julian Price Place
Charlotte, NC 28208

No phone calls please. Greater Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Email resume and cover letter to hired@gmclt.com or fax to 704-338-3099.

DEADLINE: 2014-04-18

Technical Operator Floating Utility Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
TECHNICAL OPERATOR / FLOATING UTILITY (FULL TIME) WCCB, the CW affiliate in Charlotte is looking for an experienced technical operator/utility with exceptional communication skills and the ability to handle and work efficiently under high-stress conditions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This position will require the employee to be “on-call” to cover all shifts in emergency situations – (work early morning shifts, as well as evening shifts, subject to the needs of WCCB/WOLO as determined by management)

REQUIREMENTS:
Primary Duties include, but are not limited to: Server playback for WOLO morning show Server playback for WCCB morning and evening shows as necessary Studio support (including camera, studio managing, studio maintenance) Remote broadcast support (camera, grip, audio assist) Interested applicants will be required to handle strenuous physical activity Utility/Engineering support as necessary (light construction, ability to work in unpredictable environments, delivering and/or driving as needed) Willingness to travel to Bahakel stations for support as needed Directing, Audio, Graphics support

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested Applicants should send their resume or email to: Rick Gamertsfelder / Production Manager rgamertsfelder@wccbcharlotte.com WCCB Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte NC 28205 No Phone Calls Accepted EOE 7/7/14

DEADLINE: 2014-08-31

Morning Show Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte is looking for a Morning Show Producer WCCB – Charlotte's home of the CW – has an opening for a morning show producer. We are looking for a dynamic fulltime morning show producer. We're looking for someone who can meet deadlines and work under pressure.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
You must be familiar with live shots, the use of social media in newscasts, production techniques and standard news gathering.

REQUIREMENTS:
You have to be a great writer, detail oriented, be able to time a show, multi¬task and work with a team of producers. Our Morning newscast is not your typical show. You have to balance breaking news, live guests, cooking segments and a variety of other segments that change daily. Successful candidate will have a minimum of one year experience line producing.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send disc or link to show along with a critique of that tape and resume to: Jeff Monheit / Managing Editor WCCB Television One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 email:jmonheit@wccbcharlotte.com No PHONE CALLS, PLEASE. Please mention where you heard about this position. EOE July 1, 2014

DEADLINE: 2014-08-31

Receptionist/Accounting Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV has an opening for a receptionist. This is an important role. The receptionist is our first point of contact. As such, the ideal candidate must possess excellent communication skills and interact well with others. In addition, the candidate in this role must display a professional appearance and attitude.

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities:

  • Greeting guests
  • Maintaining files
  • Maintaining sufficient supplies, inventory, ordering and organizing
  • Accounts Payable experience is plus
  • 2 or more years of receptionist experience is preferred, as is previous broadcast experience

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

  • Assist with Accounting clerical duties and other tasks as assigned
  • Must be detail-oriented and exceptionally well organized
  • Great people skills and a positive, can-do attitude are essential
  • Must take initiative and be a problem-solver
  • Ability to work well in a team environment as well as independently
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-06-26

Newscast Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:
NEWSCAST DIRECTOR (Shift to be determined) WCCB television is looking to hire an experienced Director/TD for our local and regional newscasts.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This position is responsible for the visual direction and clean technical execution of our newscasts. Candidate must be detail-oriented and able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment. Candidate will provide creative input and will work closely with the newscast producer and production crew. PRIMARY DUTIES Direct and/or technical direct segments of our 4:30am – 9am morning show “Rising” Direct and/or technical direct our sister-stations (WOLO) “Good Morning Columbia” morning and/or noon newscast. Direct and/or technical direct our 10pm newscast, 10:30pm “News Edge” (an entertainment style show), our local sports show “Got Game”, and our sister-station’s (WOLO) 6pm and 11pm news or any combination of the above. Direct and/or technical direct post-show promotions, special events, weather inserts as necessary. SECONDARY DUTIES Studio support, remote production, graphics, audio, video-tape playback and lighting, or any other tasks deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of both WCCB and WOLO.

REQUIREMENTS:
A minimum of 2 years of directing live news, or relevant experience, and a minimum of 3 years of television production experience are required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested Applicants should email or send a cover letter and resume to: Rick Gamertsfelder / Production Manager rgamertsfelder@wccbcharlotte.com WCCB Television One Television Place Charlotte NC 28205 No Phone Calls Accepted EOE 8/14/14

DEADLINE: 2014-08-28

10PM Newscast Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte is looking for a Newscast Producer We are looking for a dynamic full-time news producer to join our award-winning team.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Our newscasts are not cookie-cutter. We need someone who is a great writer, detail oriented, a multi-tasker and someone who can use graphics and our HD set to showcase stories and talent. You must be familiar with live shots, the use of social media in newscasts, production techniques and standard news gathering.

REQUIREMENTS:
We're looking for someone who can meet deadlines and work under pressure. Successful candidate will have a minimum of two years experience line producing.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send disc or link to show along with a critique of that tape and resume to: Jeff Monheit / Managing Editor WCCB Television One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 email: jmonheit@wccbcharlotte.com No phone calls. Please mention where you heard about this position. EOE August 26, 2014

DEADLINE: 2014-10-31

Studio Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Studio Manager Full Time Evening Shift

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Schedule flexibility is required, subject to the needs of WCCB as determined by management. This position will act as a liaison between the Production Directors and the News Team to ensure proper communication during live broadcasts. PRIMARY DUTIES INCLUDE: Responsible for the overall quality control of studio operations. Responsible for supervising, reviewing, and training production studio crew in all aspects of show production (Camera, Teleprompter, Floor Directing). Responsible for the continued upkeep and maintenance of our (2) studios and related equipment. Responsible for attending daily production meetings and relaying the necessary information to the studio crew. SECONDARY DUTIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: ENG operations Audio operations Assisting with construction and engineering of our sister stations Remote broadcast operations

REQUIREMENTS:
This position requires a minimum of (2) years of studio production experience at a television station. Excellent communication skills, the ability to work in high-stress/deadline-driven conditions and the ability to teach and lead a team of studio personnel are necessary for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:
Qualified Applicants should send their resume or email to: Rick Gamertsfelder (Production Manager) rgamertsfelder@wccbcharlotte.com WCCB Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte, NC 29205 EOE

DEADLINE: 2015-01-31

Morning Show Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Charlotte's home of the CW – is looking for a Morning Show Producer. We are looking for a dynamic full­-time producer. WCCB News Rising is growing in the ratings and we need someone who can help build on that success.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
You have to be a great writer, detail oriented, be able to time a show, mult-­task and work with a team of producers and talent. Our Morning newscast is not your typical show. You have to balance breaking news, live guests, cooking segments and a variety of other segments that change daily. You must be familiar with live shots, the use of social media in newscasts, production techniques and standard news gathering. We're looking for someone who can meet deadlines and work under pressure.

REQUIREMENTS:
Successful candidate will have a minimum of one year experience line producing.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send disc or link to show along with a critique of that show and a resume to: Jeff Monheit / Managing Editor WCCB Television One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 jmonheit@wccbcharlotte.com Please mention where you heard about this position. EOE December 2, 2014

DEADLINE: 2014-12-10

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte is looking for a Photographer WCCB Charlotte is looking for an experienced photographer to join our team of competitive and award-winning photojournalists.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The ideal candidate must be proficient in Sony XDCAM technology and Final Cut Pro. Responsibilities include shooting and editing stories for newscasts. Live experience is a must including bonded cellular backpack units and live truck operation. It's news so you'll have to be flexible and available to work mornings, weekends and evenings. We need a self-starter who works well under pressure, can multitask and meet news deadlines.

REQUIREMENTS:
You must possess a valid driver's license and an excellent driving record. College preferred but relevant experience will be considered.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send link along with your resume to: Bill Carrier WCCB Chief Photographer bcarrier@wccbcharlotte.com No phone calls EOE January 15, 2015 Please note source of referral on all resumes/cover letters.

DEADLINE: 2015-01-20

Sports Producer-Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte Sports Producer/Reporter WCCB Charlotte is looking for an experienced sports producer/reporter to join our growing team in an exciting sports market featuring the Carolina Panthers and the Charlotte Hornets.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The ideal candidate must be able to produce sportscasts, our Got Game show and contribute to sports specials. You\'ve also got to shoot and edit. This is a unique opportunity to not only produce but report, anchor and co¬host.

REQUIREMENTS:
The candidate must be a self starter who can work well under deadline pressure. This is not a 9¬5 gig. Your hours will be flexible. We're also looking for someone who will contribute on multiple platforms including wccbcharlotte.com and social media.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send link along with your resume to: Angela Robbins WCCB News Director arobbins@wccbcharlotte.com No phone calls EOE January 15, 2015 Please note source of referral on all resumes/cover letters.

DEADLINE: 2015-01-20

Sports Producer-Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte Sports Producer/Reporter WCCB Charlotte is looking for an experienced sports producer/reporter to join our growing team in an exciting sports market featuring the Carolina Panthers and the Charlotte Hornets.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
The candidate must be a self starter who can work well under deadline pressure. This is not a 9¬5 gig. Your hours will be flexible. We're also looking for someone who will contribute on multiple platforms including wccbcharlotte.com and social media.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send link along with your resume to: Angela Robbins WCCB News Director arobbins@wccbcharlotte.com No phone calls EOE January 15, 2015 Please note source of referral on all resumes/cover letters.

DEADLINE: 2015-01-20

Master Control

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Master Control ENG Technician for WCCB/WOLO Full Time Charlotte . This full time position requires some prior experience in master control, and a proven aptitude for technical duties.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Candidate must exhibit proficiency in on-air switching, recording of satellite and program feeds, program and commercial dubbing, and coordination of satellite and fiber remote feeds. Schedule flexibility is required subject to the operational needs of WCCB/WOLO.

REQUIREMENTS:
Secondary Duties Include, but are not limited to production which may include the following: News Videotape playback, Newscast Audio mixing, repair and setup of technical equipment as needed. Additionally, other assigned duties as deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of WCCB/WOLO. Position may require a rotating schedule if needed to meet our operational needs. A technical education background is an added plus.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested Applicants should send their resume to: Larry Rowland/Operations Supervisor WCCB Charlotte the CW One Television Place Charlotte NC 28205 No Phone Calls Accepted EOE 2/4/15

DEADLINE: 2015-02-09

Producer for late night show

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte Producer for late Night Show Full Time Do you want to work for the Daily Show, Last Week Tonight or The Bill Maher Show? Consider this the first step. WCCB News Edge is not your typical newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
We need someone who will choose topics and encourage conversation that gains traction in the community. You must be able to recognize stories that will trend tomorrow and have them in the show tonight. Can you quickly, independently and accurately break down local and national news events into bite-sized, digestible chat topics for our hosts to discuss? Are you able to inflate or condense a 30 minute show on the fly if your talent takes a topic and sparks fly?

REQUIREMENTS:
We are looking for a show producer who has great news judgment and ethics, but doesn't mind pushing the envelope and ruffling feathers. Do you have a creative edge? If so, please send a disc or a link to show and resume to:

HOW TO APPLY:
Jeff Monheit / Managing Editor WCCB Television One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 email: jmonheit@wccbcharlotte.com No phone calls. Please mention where you heard about this position. EOE January 28, 2015

DEADLINE: 2015-03-02

Newscast Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte is looking for a Newscast Producer We are looking for a dynamic full-time news producer to join our award-winning team. Our newscasts are not cookie-cutter.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
We need someone who is a great writer, detail oriented, a multi-tasker and someone who can use graphics and our set to showcase stories and talent. You must be familiar with live shots, the use of social media in newscasts, production techniques and standard news gathering. We are looking for someone who can meet deadlines and work under pressure.

REQUIREMENTS:
Successful candidate will have at least two years experience line producing.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send disc or link to show along with a critique of that tape and resume to: Jeff Monheit / Assistant News Director WCCB Television One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 email: jmonheit@wccbcharlotte.com No phone calls. Please mention where you heard about this position. EOE March 30, 2015

DEADLINE: 2015-04-30

Morning Show Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte is looking for a Morning Show Producer We are looking for a dynamic full-time producer. WCCB News Rising is growing in the ratings and we need someone who can help build on that success. Our Morning newscast is not your typical show.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
You have to balance breaking news, live guests, cooking segments and a variety of other segments that change daily. You must be familiar with live shots, the use of social media in newscasts, production techniques and standard news gathering. We are looking for someone who can meet deadlines and work under pressure.

REQUIREMENTS:
You have to be a great writer, detail oriented, be able to time a show, multi-task and work with a team of producers and talent. Successful candidate will have a minimum of one year experience line producing.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send disc or link to show along with a critique of that show and a resume to: Jeff Monheit / Assistant News Director WCCB Television One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 jmonheit@wccbcharlotte.com Please mention where you heard about this position. EOE April 14, 2015

DEADLINE: 2015-05-22

Director Production

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Job Posting 4/21/2015 WCCB Charlotte is accepting applications for the position of Director 1.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Director 1 Job Description - Director 1 is responsible for the visual direction and clean technical execution of our newscasts (including Audio, Graphics, Studio Crew) - Director 1 is responsible for the supervision and continued training of production crew (Directors, Audio, Graphics, Studio Crew) - Director 1 will provide creative input and will work closely with the newscast producer and production crew. - Director 1 may be responsible for scheduling, staffing and planning numerous live and recorded events in a timely matter - Director 1 must be detail-oriented and able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment with a calm demeanor. - Director 1 will be required to fill in for vacation relief and any shifts deemed necessary. -Director 1 must be able to maintain continued proficiency in at least (3) of the following areas: oAudio oGraphics oENG playback oStudio (camera/lighting/floor directing) oEngineering Support/Utility - Director 1 reports to Supervising Director. Director 1 Attributes -Leads by example -Self-starter/Proactivity -Willingness to go above and beyond in all situations -Work as team leader and/or team player - Solution-oriented - Visionary in the field

REQUIREMENTS:
A minimum of 2 years of directing live news, and a minimum of 2 years of television production experience are required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Qualified Applicants should send their resume or email to: Rick Gamertsfelder (Production Manager) rgamertsfelder@wccbcharlotte.com WCCB Charlotte - One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 (No Phone calls accepted) EOE

DEADLINE: 2015-05-22

Newscast Producer 10PM

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte is looking for a Newscast Producer We are looking for a dynamic full-time news producer to join our award-winning team. Our newscasts are not cookie-cutter.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
We need someone who is a great writer, detail oriented, a multi-tasker and someone who can use graphics and our set to showcase stories and talent. You must be familiar with live shots, the use of social media in newscasts, production techniques and standard news gathering. We are looking for someone who can meet deadlines and work under pressure.

REQUIREMENTS:
Successful candidate will have at least two years experience line producing.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send disc or link to show along with a critique of that tape and resume to: Jeff Monheit / Assistant News Director WCCB Television One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 email: jmonheit@wccbcharlotte.com No phone calls. Please mention where you heard about this position. EOE March 30, 2015

DEADLINE: 2015-05-31

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte Photographer WCCB Charlotte is looking for an experienced photographer to join our team of competitive and award¬-winning photojournalists. It's news so you'll have to be flexible and available to work mornings, weekends and evenings. We need a self-¬starter who works well under pressure, can multitask and meet news deadlines.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities include shooting and editing stories for newscasts. Live experience is a must including bonded cellular backpack units and live truck operation

REQUIREMENTS:
The ideal candidate must be proficient in Sony XDCAM technology and Final Cut Pro. You must possess a valid driver's license and an excellent driving record. College preferred but relevant experience will be considered.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send link along with your resume to: Bill Carrier WCCB Chief Photographer bcarrier@wccbcharlotte.com No phone calls EOE July 1, 2015 Please note source of referral on all resumes/cover letters.

DEADLINE: 2015-08-31

Web & Social Media Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte is looking for an energetic evening Web & Social Media Producer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ideal candidates must be self-starters, hard working, have a great attitude, be versatile & efficient. Have strong knowledge of news writing. Must have an interest in social media and its applications for broadcast television, news coverage and pop culture.

REQUIREMENTS:
Qualifications: - Strong writing skills and good editorial judgment necessary - Skill with Photoshop, Illustrator, video editing software and other creative tools - Avid user of social networking sites including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Periscope, Snapcat & others - Ability to work in a fast paced environment and adjust quickly - Experience as an administrator on CMS and multiple social media platforms is a plus - Have fun coming up with new ideas to promote WCCB Charlotte on web & social Previous experience is required. WCCB Charlotte reserves the discretion to add or modify job duties as required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume, references and social media links to: Andy Madewell – Media Services Director WCCB Charlotte One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28205 Email: amadewell@wccbcharlotte.com No phone calls please. EOE

DEADLINE: 2015-08-31

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB Charlotte Photographer WCCB Charlotte is looking for an experienced photographer to join our team of competitive and award¬-winning photojournalists.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The ideal candidate must be proficient in Sony XDCAM technology and Final Cut Pro. Responsibilities include shooting and editing stories for newscasts. Live experience is a must including bonded cellular backpack units and live truck operation. It's news so you'll have to be flexible and available to work mornings, weekends and evenings. We need a self-¬starter who works well under pressure, can multitask and meet news deadlines.

REQUIREMENTS:
You must possess a valid driver's license and an excellent driving record. College preferred but relevant experience will be considered.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send link along with your resume to: Bill Carrier WCCB Chief Photographer bcarrier@wccbcharlotte.com No phone calls EOE

DEADLINE: 2015-08-31

Sales Support Specialist

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WCCB-TV the CW - Position overview The function of the sales support specialist is to assist and support the management and account executives of a multi-media advertising sales department.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities Primary duties include assisting the local and national sales team on order entry, contract maintenance, weekly posts, make-goods, spot times and resolution of discrepancies. The sales support specialist will also offer support for digital sales initiatives as needed. Additional duties include, but are not limited to, assistance with package and presentation creation, execution of promotional campaigns for station entities including WCCB-TV, MeTV, Antenna TV and wccbcharlotte.com. The sales support specialist will act as a substitute in the station’s traffic department to edit station logs and provide commercial continuity.

REQUIREMENTS:
Requirements The ideal candidate will possess the ability to prioritize workflow, be self-motivated, and work with minimal supervision to resolve conflicts. Candidate must have excellent organizational and interpersonal communication skills, the capability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced sales environment, and be a team player. Hands-on knowledge of traffic systems and ratings/proposal applications required, preferably Wide Orbit. Working knowledge of web and social media platforms preferred. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Marketing or related degree a plus.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants can mail or email their resume to: Carol Mangin, Executive Assistant WCCB Charlotte, 1 Television Place, Charlotte, NC 28205 carol. mangin@wccbcharlotte.com NO PHONE CALLS EOE

DEADLINE: 2015-09-30

Traffic Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
TRAFFIC COORDINATOR
FULLTIME

WCCB Television Traffic department seeks an experienced traffic coordinator.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Traffic duties include, but not limited to:

  • Editing daily program logs for three television stations
  • Entering commercial orders
  • Assisting sales department with client needs
  • General traffic duties, as requested

REQUIREMENTS:

Job requirements:

  • Previous broadcasting traffic experience
  • Knowledge of Wide Orbit Traffic System

Candidate must be able to work within tight deadlines, work independently, handle multiple tasks, prioritize, and possess great communication skills

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send resume to lmauney@wccbcharlotte.com

Lou Mauney, Traffic Manager
WCCB Charlotte
One Television Place
Charlotte, NC 28205
704-336-6922 Fax

No Phone Calls Please.

EOE 9/14/15

DEADLINE: 2015-10-30

Nightside Graphic Artist

JOB DESCRIPTION:
NIGHTSIDE GRAPHICS ARTIST / OPERATOR WCCB-TV (The CW affiliate in Charlotte DMA # 22) seeks a mature, creative, focused and motivated person to create and operate news graphics for the evening shows on WCCB and our sister station WOLO (ABC affiliate in Columbia, SC DMA # 78). Job is based at the Charlotte studios of WCCB. .

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Applicants must be self starters with very strong attention to detail and accuracy. Looking for individuals who can work on deadline with the ability to respond promptly and professionally when breaking news occurs. Applicants must be strong team players who can effectively interact and collaborate with the various departments and co-workers who produce the local news shows for WCCB and WOLO

REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must be proficient with Photoshop and After Effects. One to two years experience creating and operating nightly news graphics during live broadcasts is required. A working familiarity with the Q Series newsroom system and the Inscriber broadcast graphic system is strongly preferred. Applicants must be able to work nights.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resumes to: Jeff Arrowood WCCB-TV One Television Place Charlotte, NC 28025 Or email to: jarrowood@WCCBcharlotte.com EEO 1/29/16

DEADLINE: 2016-02-29

Local Sales Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV is looking for a Local Sales Manager (LSM) who will lead our local sales department in maximizing all sales opportunities, with an emphasis on new business development.

 

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

-Collaborate with General Sales Manager in recruitment, training and effective management of local sales team.
-Oversight of new local business efforts, including accountability for new business sales goals and inventory management.
-Grow relationships with local advertisers.
-Assist in inventory management and pricing.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Qualifications:

-At least 5 years broadcast sales experience, with televisions sales and management experience preferred.
-Proven success in developmental business and multimedia platforms including web and mobile applications.
-Thorough knowledge of ratings and the ability to create presentations utilizing comparative values.
-College degree preferred.
-Computer software (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, etc.) competency required.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:

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

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-06-30

Investigative Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS News 13, in beautiful Asheville, NC (Market 37), has an exciting opportunity for an Investigative Reporter. News 13 values visual and compelling storytelling, as well as ethical and balanced reporting. We are looking for an aggressive investigative reporter with a proven track record. The right candidate will be able to successfully organize, research, write, and produce original stories for multiple platforms. Successful applicants must be able to hold public officials accountable and root out wrongdoing, while being respectful and professional. You must have strong ethics and a working knowledge of the law. Were looking for someone with sharp news judgment and the ability to work well independently and with others. Strong writing and investigating skills are necessary. You will have to develop story ideas and cultivate contacts. A positive attitude is a must!

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Develop and maintain contacts and sources in the community to enterprise story ideas
• Identify and pitch investigative angles to big daily news stories
• Work closely with Producer and Executive Producer to refine investigative pitches and story scripts
• Write online versions of investigative reports and work with Digital Investigative Producer on "web extra" content for each investigation
• Maintain an active social media presence to build your brand and solicit original story ideas
• Other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

• 5 to 7 years of investigative reporting experience preferred
• History of award-winning investigative journalism preferred
• Must have experience with public records searches and computer assisted reporting

HOW TO APPLY:

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-07-17

Multi-Media Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS News 13 has an exciting opportunity for a Multimedia Journalist (MMJ) in our Greenville newsroom. This is a station that values visual and compelling storytelling with a highly skilled photography staff. Your responsibilities as an MMJ will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories, as well as, pitching story ideas and developing contacts.

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Reporting, shooting and editing news stories,
• Pitching story ideas and developing contacts
• Sharp news judgment, excellent technical skills and the ability to work well independently and with others
• Produce daily content on a variety of platforms including, internet, social networking sites and mobile phones, in addition to television
• Experience with live shots required
• A positive attitude
• Minimum of two years reporting experience at a commercial TV station
• Knowledge of P2 cameras and Avid editing a bonus
• Must have and maintain a valid drivers license and a good driving record
• Experience with live shots is required
• Experience with Live-U is a plus

REQUIREMENTS:

• Sharp news judgment
• Excellent technical skills
• The ability to work well independently
• Must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record

HOW TO APPLY:

While applying online, please include a web link of your recent work.  If you do not have a web link, please apply online.

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-07-17

Billing Coordinator

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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! 

Sinclair Broadcast Group is seeking a Billing Coordinator to assist staff and clients with procedures and reporting, including follow-up inquiries and maintaining records.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Handling email and calls for payment portal
Upload and maintain scripts that are used for our co-op business
Maintain up-to-date terms and records in billing systems
Process/upload billing information
Assist with balancing and maintaining customer accounts
Prepare and maintain various reports
Investigate customer inquiries as needed
Carry out activities according to specific procedures and deadlines
Communicate with internal personnel and clients via phone or email as a hub center

REQUIREMENTS:

Required Skills:

Must be proficient with Excel
Knowledge of Oracle a plus
Ideal candidate will be able to prioritize, have a high level of attention to detail, and have excellent communication (both written and over the phone) skills

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-07-29

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

JOB POSTING

WCCB CHARLOTTE

FULL TIME POSITION

SALES ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY

WCCB Charlotte, the 2016 CW Network Model Affiliate award winner, is seeking an account executive to join our already successful team.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 Must demonstrate an ability to think creatively, sell strategically and communicate effectively in a multi-media environment.

REQUIREMENTS:

Ideal candidate has a background in broadcast TV and digital media sales with an emphasis on new business development.  Four-year degree in business, communications, advertising, marketing or related field is desirable.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please email resume to:

Carol Mangin
carol.mangin@wccbcharlotte.com
WCCB Charlotte, One Television Place
Charlotte, NC  28205

No phone calls please

EEO

7/18/16

DEADLINE: 2016-08-19

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WCCB Charlotte, the 2016 CW Network Model Affiliate award winner, is seeking an account executive to join our already successful team.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Ideal candidate has a background in broadcast TV and digital media sales with an emphasis on new business development. Must demonstrate an ability to think creatively, sell strategically and communicate effectively in a multi-media environment.

REQUIREMENTS:

Four-year degree in business, communications, advertising, marketing or related field is desirable.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please email resume to:

Carol Mangin

carol.mangin@wccbcharlotte.com

WCCB Charlotte, One Television Place

Charlotte, NC  28205

No phone calls please

EEO

DEADLINE: 2016-08-31

Digital Sales Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WCCB, CW’s 2016 Model Affiliate, is the flagship station of Bahakel Communications in Charlotte, NC. We seek a proven digital media seller to lead our team of multimedia sales professionals.  The Digital Sales Manager must possess a passion for new media, have the resolve to keep pace with its evolution, and thrive in a client-focused team environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

RESPONSIBILITIES

Provide sales team with digital platform training, support and innovative integrations
Gather new media technology, content information and research
Develop new digital revenue initiatives and grow existing digital accounts
Support local sellers in sales presentations to multiple points of contact with client/agency personnel
Meet extensively with clients to develop/strengthen business relationships and drive client retention
Respond to RFP requests and meet client deadlines
Prepare and implement individual advertiser account strategy and establish revenue goals
Regularly meet with local sales team including group and individual meetings to ensure professional development and success with company goals
Lead portion of weekly sales meeting devoted to digital
Meet with vendors and potential vendors to improve existing and develop new programs
Assist with implementation of programs and be knowledgeable on technical aspects
Act as primary negotiator on all digital business
Manage various expense budgets related to digital initiatives
Maintain current and accurate revenue forecasts
Prepare and present various reports
Report to the General Sales Manager and work in partnership with the Local Sales Manager to achieve stated and strategic goals

REQUIREMENTS:

QUALIFICATIONS

Ability to lead, train and direct sales team successfully
Familiarity with new media, digital interactive initiatives, social media and content
Experience developing and selling through new business as a skilled negotiator and motivator
Strong organizational, written and communication skills
Ability to excel in a collaborative environment with driven sales professionals and managers

HOW TO APPLY:

WCCB is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Email resumes to:

Carol Mangin, Executive Assistant

carol.mangin@wccbcharlotte.com

Maill: WCCB TV the CW, One Television Pl., Charlotte, NC 28205

6/8/16

No phone calls, please.

DEADLINE: 2016-08-31

WEB and Social Content Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Web & Social Content Producer - WCCB, Charlottes CW is looking for an energetic evening Web & Social Content Producer. Ideal candidates must be self-starters, hardworking, have a great attitude, be versatile & efficient.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Qualifications:

- Strong writing skills and good editorial judgment
- Skill with Photoshop, video editing software and other creative tools
- Avid user of social networking sites including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Periscope,
     Snapcat & others
- Ability to work in a fast paced environment and adjust quickly to meet deadlines
- Experience as an administrator on WordPress and multiple social media platforms- Effective communicator with the ability to produce and present ideas in a clear, concise and
     creative manner

- Have fun coming up with new ideas to promote WCCB Charlotte on web & social

REQUIREMENTS:

Candidate must be proficient in news writing, social media and its applications for broadcast television, news coverage and pop culture, in addition, with a drive to promote station brand through multiple digital platforms while working with Digital Services, News & Promotions Departments. 
 
 
Previous experience is required.
WCCB Charlotte reserves the discretion to add or modify job duties as required.
 

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send resume, references and social media links to:
Andy Madewell – Digital Services Director

WCCB Charlotte
One Television Place
Charlotte, NC 28205

Email: amadewell@wccbcharlotte.com

No phone calls please.

EOE

DEADLINE: 2016-08-31

Videographer, Editor, Writer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WCCB, Charlotte’s CW is looking for an experienced Creative Services Producer to join our award winning team.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Qualified candidates will have excellent communication skills and be able to work in a fast paced television environment. While being able to conceptualize and create effective client commercials and long form informational packages; working with Sales Team & clients to brainstorm ideas, write scripts, shoot & edit. A strong background in videography and visual storytelling is a plus. A great attitude and work ethic is a must, along with the ability to self motivate while pushing the creative envelope.

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

  • Non linear editing experience required, familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite is a plus.
  • Advanced knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, DSLR experience preferred.
  • Creative eye for shooting commercial and long form spots.
  • Creative Writing to produce effective scripts for client’s commercials and station promos.
  • Ability to handle all aspects of production including studio & field lighting, sound and production gear.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Minimum of three years experience in field production and editing.
  • College Degree preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send resume, reel/links and salary history to:
Andy Madewell
Creative Services Director
One Television Place, Charlotte, NC 28205

No phone calls please.
EOE

DEADLINE: 2016-08-31

News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS News 13 has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer. The candidate will be responsible for the production of their assigned newscasts. This position will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. In this position, you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our web site.

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:


Skills:
 
-Solid news judgment.
-Be a compelling and accurate writer.
-Be able to multitask and manage their time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast.
-Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment.
-Must also have strong leadership skills.
-Excellent communication skills.
-The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts.
-Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must.
 

REQUIREMENTS:


Experience:
-Must have at least 1-2 years of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station.
-Journalism degree preferred.
-Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems such as iNews.

HOW TO APPLY:

When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have a link to your work, please apply online and then send a non-returnable DVD of a recent newscast to: WLOS, 110 Technology Drive, Asheville, NC 28803.

 

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-09-02

News Production Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS, in Asheville, NC, has an exciting opportunity for a News Production Assistant.

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include:
 
-Operate Deko, Audio or Camera for our (Morning, Evening, Weekend) Newscast.
-Prep for newscasts including but not limited to:
       -Prepare all fonts to air during newscast.
       -Studio and set preparation.
       -Maintaining studio.
       -Lighting.
       -Tape Editing for newscasts.
       - ther duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:
  -2 years of experience required.
 


Work Schedule:
 -Must be able to work on weekends.
 -Other hours as needed, on occasion.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-09-02

Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WCCB – Charlotte’s home of the CW – has an opening for an experienced live reporter.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

We need someone who is adaptable, a team player, has a variety of skills, a strong work ethic and enjoys daily interactions with our viewers and co-workers.  This is an opportunity to bring an outgoing personality with solid reporting skills to WCCB News @ Ten.

REQUIREMENTS:

We are looking for someone with strong reporting, writing and investigative skills.  Candidate must be able to perform strong live shots.  We need someone with excellent communication skills for a diverse audience and social media skills.  A plus: the ability to shoot and edit.

HOW TO APPLY:

Send reel and resume to:

Angela Robbins
WCCB News Director
arobbins@wccbcharlotte.com

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

EOE

Please note source of referral on all resumes/cover letters

DEADLINE: 2016-08-31

Digital Content Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS, in beautiful Asheville, NC, has an opening for a Digital Content Producer. If you thrive in a high energy environment, pride yourself on being on top of the latest news and trending stories, this is the job for you! In this role, you will be responsible for posting compelling and breaking news stories on multiple screens with accuracy and efficiency. You will work with others in the newsroom to make sure our digital approach works in concert with our on air product.

 

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Required Experience:
 
-Must have at least 2-3 years of previous web producing experience at a news website.


-Journalism degree preferred.


-Proficient with non-linear editing, photo editing software and newsroom systems such as iNews.


-An understanding of AP Style is a plus.


-Excellent spelling and grammar skills.


-Ability to meet strict deadlines.


-Ability to write and edit content that tells a compelling story.


-Ability to write clearly and ALWAYS be factually accurate.


-Ability to maintain digital assets, archives and edit systems.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Required Skills:
 
-Solid sense of what works on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.


-Ability to tell the story with words and pictures.


-Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving abilities are a must.


-Understand how to format stories for different platforms in order to give the viewer the best experience and maximize our digital assets.


-Solid news judgment.


-Be a compelling and accurate writer.


-Ability to multitask and manage time in order to maintain and update wlos.com and our social media assets.


-Ability to communicate clearly and be a champion for digital media initiatives .

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-09-05

Weekend Meteorologist/Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS, in beautiful Asheville, NC, is looking for a Weekend Meteorologist/Reporter. In this role, you will present the weather forecast for the weekend morning news and report 3 days a week.

 

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

As a meteorologist, you will be responsible for the content of the weather cast on-air and on our digital platforms. You will issue warnings and alerts, produce graphics and maps, and report live during weather events. You must be able to utilize social media during severe weather, as well as write weather stories. Duties include forecasting, producing and presenting clear and concise weather casts- which tell a story and connect with viewers, developing content and graphics for on-air, web and social media, making public appearances on behalf of the station, working with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations, doing live shots and reporting from community events and in breaking news.

 

As a reporter, you will need the skills to tell memorable stories. We value visual and compelling storytelling. Your responsibilities will include pitching story ideas, developing contacts and reporting 3 days a week. Were looking for someone with sharp news judgment, strong writing and excellent storytelling skills, and the ability to work well with others. Ability to demonstrate experience with active and visual live shots is required. You will be expected to produce content on a variety of platforms including, internet, social networking sites, and mobile phones, in addition to television. You must have excellent time management skills.

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:
4 year degree in communications or meteorology
2-5 years experience as an on-air meteorologist
 
This is not an entry-level position – previous on-air experience presenting weather and news information is required.

HOW TO APPLY:

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-09-12

News Operations Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The news operations manager reports to the VP/News Director and Assistant News Director. This person is responsible for the day-to-day news and administrative operation.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supervises all field operations for WJZY/WMYT, including the supervision of all field crews for News and "Good Day Charlotte" and Editors
  • Also responsible for the booking, scheduling and assigning of personnel and equipment for all field related operations
  • Assists in the evaluation, budgeting and purchasing of all field related equipment
  • Maintains equipment and constantly monitors systems for accountability
  • Oversees all aspects of news coverage including daily assignments, coverage of big events, as well as planning; Responsible for the manner in which breaking news is covered and how the desk reacts to big stories
  • trains, coaches and monitors the progress of Digital Journalists and Photojournalists
  • Maintains and troubleshoots all newsroom equipment
  • Helps plan special projects including special programming and live remote shows
  • Works closely with Production Operations Manager
  • Has working knowledge of newsroom budget and A/P invoice system
  • Assists in the development of story ideas and execution;
  • Manages all news video including feeds for quality control
  • Resolves technical and editorial problems within editing
  • Manages video archiving for news purposes and FCC regulations
  • Oversees news dubs for clients, subpoenas and other programming
  • Maintains strong and close working relationship with news management team to resolve problems and create and execute new ideas
  • Remains knowledgeable on current events
  • Stays current on station technology as well as other technologies for potential inclusion in WJZY operations
  • Evaluates new technology and make recommendations for budgets
  • Edits for newscasts and special projects
  • Reports to work to assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at times of severe weather conditions or breaking news
  • Assists with staff performance appraisal process
  • Maintains and tracks all equipment assigned to news staff
  • Maintains systems for accountability and quality control.
  • Acts as a liaison between BitCentral
  • Functions as liaison between News, Engineering and IT Departments
  • Coordinates purchase, maintenance and repair of all station cell phones and air cards, and other equipment
  • Assembles, maintains and distributes internet transmission tools and laptop-to-go kits
  • Trains news staff on internet transmission tools
  • Maintains user interface and trains staff with the FOX Fiber News Network
  • Complies with all FTS computer requirements – myfoxpay, Navigator training, password protection, etc
  • Complies with all FTS and Station policies.

Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in all aspects of field operations. ENG/Production Photographer and KA truck operation, Knowledge of automobile and truck repair, Knowledge of newsroom computer systems, satellite and microwave news, gathering. Good interpersonal and communication skills required, Minimum two years management experience preferred. Must possess strong leadership/motivational skills. Must be excellent teacher and coach.

REQUIREMENTS:

TYPICAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION:

Regularly stand; walk; sit; use hands; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear.  Occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  Regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.  Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-09-24

Digital Sales Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Digital Sales Manager is responsible for exceeding the web revenue budget. This position description outlines broad essential duties and responsibilities.  It is not intended, nor should it be construed, to represent an exhaustive list of all essential duties and responsibilities of the position.

This position description may be amended, modified, and changed as needed pursuant to business necessity.  Affected individuals will be notified, in advance, of the applications of amendments, modifications, and changes.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Manage web and digital sales, inventory management and pricing for web and all digital products. Create & traffic web and digital ads. Create web and digital sales materials and sponsorships. Work with local sales team and FSS to achieve web goals  ust demonstrate logic and critical thinking skills; has latitude to effectively handle most situations; confers with appropriate level of management on unusual problems and/or situations that may arise.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

4 year degree (B.A.) preferred. Minimum 2 year’s related sales experience required. Work schedule is Monday-Friday.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-09-24

Sports Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Schedule to be determined by the news department needs. It is an essential part of the Sports Director’s job to be willing to adjust hours to meet the fluctuating demands of a news team.   If special events fall on an employee’s day off he may be required to participate if requested.   Overtime/varied hours may also be required based on the needs of the department.  As part of the news team, holidays which fall Monday through Friday may be worked, unless time-off is approved by VP of News or Assistant News Director.  No vacations will be approved one week prior to and during a television-rating period.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Directs and coordinates all aspects of the sports department by performing the following duties:

  • Works with news managers, assignment desk and producers to plan broadcast coverage of sports events, as well as feature stories and live events
  • Shoots, writes, edits packages for on air and online
  • Works to obtain and cultivate social media followers. Participates in individual and station social media posting. Strives for maximum engagement on all platforms
  • Oversees and guides the editorial coverage of sports, in conjunction with news management
  • Establishes, maintains and cultivates relationships with individuals at professional and other local sports teams.
  • Leverages those relationships for sports/news coverage
  • Oversees scheduling of sports personnel, in conjunction with news management.
  • Oversees handling of special sports coverage
  • Performs essential duties and responsibilities of a sports anchor, reporter and producer
  • Reviews newscasts to ensure objectives are attained, and helps guide and coach other sports talent
  • Reports to work to assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule
  • Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Attends and participates in editorial meetings as well as other scheduled meetings
  • Responsible for any equipment issued by FOX
  • Other duties as assigned by the VP of News or Assistant News Director
  • Acts as station goodwill ambassador to members of the public by attending public appearances throughout the year

REQUIREMENTS:

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Regularly stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  Occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  Regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.  Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year College or University and Four year’s equivalent experience.
  • Regularly drives automobile for extended periods of time to perform job-related activities.
  • Regularly assesses video and audio content and quality, on-air look, sound track for live news or news videotape.
  • Responsible for providing specific, detailed feedback. 
  • Regularly receives and gives information and instruction via telephone, headset, IFB, 2-way radio to station personnel or news teams.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by the News Director or Assistant News Director. 
     

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-09-24

Photojournalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Photojournalist/DJ

We are looking for someone with combined experience as a studio production worker and photojournalist.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will work in the studio for newscasts.  This journalist will also shoot breaking news, stories with anchors, and other news stories as assigned.  Must like to hustle and be competitive with other stations in the market.  The PJ/DJ will use various forms of technology to get stories posted online and to air.

REQUIREMENTS:

He or she must also have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Education: Bachelor’s degree required, preferably with an emphasis on journalism and/or communications. Experience: Small- to medium-market experience in broadcast news photography and/or broadcast news production.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-09-24

Assistant News Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Assists the VP/News Director in the overall daily management and strategic planning of the News Department, including supervision of the Executive Producers, Producers, Weather, Sports, Digital and the Special Projects Department.  Leads the newsroom on various social media platforms in order to connect with and consistently engage the audiences/users available to the company on all platforms.  Will have primary oversight of the content gathering selections made during editorial meetings to evaluate selections on a daily basis for appropriateness of the audiences addressed and for adherence to the Fox 46 brand.  Acts as primary point person in big breaking news, Coaches storytelling, writing and production value. Assists in recruitment of on air talent. Manages, evaluates, and monitors employee performance on an on-going basis. Scheduling and other administrative duties as assigned. Communication and cooperation with other departments. Other duties as assigned.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Required Skills: 4 year college degree required with emphasis in Communications or Journalism preferred.  Minimum of 7 years as an Assistant News Director or Executive Producer in a major market.  Must have excellent supervisory and management skills. Must be a good coach and willing to train and mentor less experienced managers and employees.  Must have exceptional editorial judgment and the ability to deliver compelling live television, as well as timely and consistent compelling comment in social media and online.  Must have experience working with newsroom budgets and a strong background in

legal and ethical issues as it relates to the newsgathering process. Must have the ability to challenge employees to grow and develop newsgathering and reporting skills to consistently deliver informative, compelling and accurate newscasts.  Must be able to use newsroom computer systems, including AVID iNews and AVID search, editing and graphics programs.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-09-24

News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
(2 openings)
The FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC, seeks a talented news producer. The ideal candidate must be creative, energetic, have great editorial judgment and social media savvy.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style. Responsible for production of stories to include: setting up the story, interviews, writing, and graphic coordination.  Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts. Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for online and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts. Responsible for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air.  Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in studio. Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscast about changes. Partners with newscast director before, during and after newscast to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts.  Edit reporter scripts and provide feedback. Assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Via phone, and in person work with on-air staff to assist with story development and/or story support. Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift.  Assign writing ideas to APs.  Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments. Participates in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts. Participate in special projects and programming. Available to work outside of scheduled hours. Constantly uses verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions.  Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Attend and participate in any company training seminars, meetings or other attendance required events. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions.

REQUIREMENTS:
Must possess a minimum of 2 years television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is required. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

HOW TO APPLY:
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1
For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-09-24

IT Support Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

This position assists FTS personnel with technical support of desktop computers, applications, and related technology. Support includes specification, installation, and repair of computers systems and peripherals within established FTS standards and guidelines. Activities require interaction with other members of the FTS IT team to diagnose and resolve unique, non-recurring problems. The employee in this position also assists in the maintenance, deployment, and problem solving associated with servers and networking devices. Work is performed with little supervision and requires initiative and judgment. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Provide PC technical support to FTS employees. This includes the installation, configuration, and ongoing usability of desktop laptop computers, mobile devices and peripheral technology.
  • Ensure systems interconnect seamlessly with diverse systems and Active Directory resources.
  • Back up station’s IT Manager and assist with maintaining station’s servers and network. This includes technical support for the file servers on the “primary Active Directory domain”.
  • Recommends and performs hardware and software upgrades on systems to ensure security, reliability, performance and longevity.
  • Ensure system configurations and operations are in compliance with company policies and procedures.
  • Maintain hardware/software inventories for all IT managed technologies.
  • Works with support vendors to troubleshoot technical problems on PCs, servers and software.
  • Assist with the creation and maintenance of technical documents used for planning and support of local servers and networks.
  • Deploy new or upgraded technologies as defined in approved projects.
  • Assist in information gathering associated with asset management and IT initiatives on an as-needed basis.

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience & Job Skills: 5+ years supporting Windows PCs, Servers; 3+ years supporting a user base >75 people; 2+ years’ basic IP networking. Must be able to resolve issues and isolate faults methodically. Able to follow defined procedure and processes. Able to deal with frequent change, and unexpected events. Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness. Exhibits sound and accurate judgment and logical reasoning. Ability to learn quickly. BS / BA in Computer Science (or equivalent in experience)

 

Relevant Technologies:

OS: MS/Windows Server 2008/2012 and MS Windows 7/10 Hardware Platforms: HP Desktop and ProLiant Servers, Cisco Switches. Tablets and Smartphones.

 

Applications/Software: MS Office, McAfee Antivirus , Microsoft SCCM, BackupExec, Ghost (or equivalent), and PGP disk encryption

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-09-24

Digital Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Digital Journalist (2 positions)

WJZY-TV, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Digital Journalist, which is what we call our reporters.  We need the total MMJ package: someone who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while tweeting and keeping our website updated. You will need to be quick on your feet and well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. You’ll establish a

network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. You’ll need to be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist.  FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

A minimum of 2 years’ experience reporting news required. Excellent communication and writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms.  Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed.

HOW TO APPLY:

 

 To Apply go to

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

 

 

DEADLINE: 2016-09-24

Producer / Booker

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Producer/Booker

The Producer/Booker is a news content expert responsible for growing our audience through the coordination of programming and news department segments, series and quests by performing the following duties: Conceptualizing, producing and booking highly creative and localized segments for the morning newscasts. This includes post and pre-game shows.  Conceptualize, execute and enhance the vision and philosophy of news content management. Oversee content of newscasts and proactively act as the “go-to” person for booking compelling and relevant guests for Good Day Charlotte during the weekdays, weekends and post and pre-game shows with a focus on audience growth. Participants and experts should resonate with a large portion of the Charlotte market. Greet, escort and ensure guests are properly equipped with mic and any other equipment the guest (s) might need during the weekday morning show. Encourage guests on GDC to post on social media to their fan base before and after appearances.  Assist with taking photos. Develop creative new ideas and segments in a professional manner to keep the shows fresh with local content for all newscasts including GDC. Must attend all editorial meetings during shift. Act as a liaison with the Promotions department to assist with the booking

and execution of satellite live shots to support high profile guests and series. Identify and communicate with Promotions department which stories and/or shows need to be cross-promoted. Oversee gathering of viewer advocacy stories and vet which ones are relevant enough to air. Creatively use skills to produce

great TV. Utilize networks of contacts (i.e. PR) to secure celebrity guests visiting Charlotte. Develop contacts in other markets to borrow successful concepts. Other duties as assigned.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Required Skills: Bachelor’s degree in Journalism/Communication. News Production preferred. Must possess a minimum of five years’ experience in a television newsroom or comparable. Ideal candidate must have strong oral & written skill set in social media; strong people and leadership skills and exceptional communication skills with a strong work ethic. Must be highly creative and able to visualize and execute compelling television segments. Organization and outstanding news and content judgement are essential in this role.  Capable to react quickly to breaking news. Working knowledge of libel laws, journalistic ethics and contest rules. Proficiency with newsroom computer systems (iNews, AVID, etc.) and satellite news gathering.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-09-24

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY & WMYT, FOX owned duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for an Account Executive.  Ideal candidate will be a sales professional with a minimum 4 years media sales experience.  Responsible for growing transactional list, developing new business & selling digital products by maximizing opportunities.  Must develop & maintain relationships with clients. Excellent oral & written communications skills required.  Prior experience with WideOrbit pref. Candidate must be detailed oriented, resourceful, team player, reliable and a self-starter. Maintain timely paperwork and reports relating to sales activities. Excellent and detailed service on all accounts is expected and required.  Must have or be willing to obtain and drive reliable transportation and have a valid driver’s license. Local travel and varied hours required.  Education: Bachelor’s degree required. Experience: Industry experience required; TV Sales preferred.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-10-12

Video Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC, is seeking a video editor. WJZY-TV is looking to hire a talented and quick-thinking editor who can juggle packages and VO-SOTS along with special projects in a high-pressure news environment. Experience with digital non-linear software is a must knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 is a plus. The ideal candidate will be familiar with Content Management systems like BitCentral and should be willing and able to pick up a camera and shoot news when needed.

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Education: High School diploma is required some college education is preferred. Experience: Minimum of one year editing news or entertainment programming

HOW TO APPLY:

 

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

 

 

 

DEADLINE: 2016-10-12

News Operations Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The news operations manager reports to the VP/News Director and Assistant News Director. This person is responsible for the day-to-day news and administrative operation.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supervises all field operations for WJZY/WMYT, including the supervision of all field crews for News and "Good Day Charlotte" and Editors;
  • Also responsible for the booking, scheduling and assigning of personnel and equipment for all field related operations;
  • Assists in the evaluation, budgeting and purchasing of all field related equipment.
  • Maintains equipment and constantly monitors systems for accountability.
  • Oversees all aspects of news coverage including daily assignments, coverage of big events, as well as planning;
  • Responsible for the manner in which breaking news is covered and how the desk reacts to big stories;
  • trains, coaches and monitors the progress of Digital Journalists and Photojournalists.
  • Maintains and troubleshoots all newsroom equipment.
  • Helps plan special projects including special programming and live remote shows.
  • Works closely with Production Operations Manager.
  • Has working knowledge of newsroom budget and A/P invoice system.
  • Assists in the development of story ideas and execution;
  • Manages all news video including feeds for quality control.
  • Resolves technical and editorial problems within editing.
  • Manages video archiving for news purposes and FCC regulations.
  • Oversees news dubs for clients, subpoenas and other programming.
  • Maintains strong and close working relationship with news management team to resolve problems and create and execute new ideas.
  • Remains knowledgeable on current events.
  • Stays current on station technology as well as other technologies for potential inclusion in WJZY operations. Evaluates new technology and make recommendations for budgets.
  • Edits for newscasts and special projects.
  • Reports to work to assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at times of severe weather conditions or breaking news.
  • Assists with staff performance appraisal process.
  • Maintains and tracks all equipment assigned to news staff.
  • Maintains systems for accountability and quality control.
  • Acts as a liaison between BitCentral. Functions as liaison between News, Engineering and IT Departments.
  • Coordinates purchase, maintenance and repair of all station cell phones and air cards, and other equipment.
  • Assembles, maintains and distributes internet transmission tools and laptop-to-go kits.
  • Trains news staff on internet transmission tools.
  • Maintains user interface and trains staff with the FOX Fiber News Network.
  • Complies with all FTS computer requirements – myfoxpay, Navigator training, password protection, etc.
  • Complies with all FTS and Station policies.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in all aspects of field operations.
  • ENG/Production Photographer and KA truck operation,
  • Knowledge of automobile and truck repair,
  • Knowledge of newsroom computer systems, satellite and microwave news, gathering.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills required,
  • Minimum two years management experience preferred.
  • Must possess strong leadership/motivational skills.
  • Must be excellent teacher and coach.
  • Regularly stand; walk; sit; use hands; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. 
  • Occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. 
  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. 
  • Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-10-12

Digital Sales Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Digital Sales Manager is responsible for exceeding the web revenue budget. 

This position description outlines broad essential duties and responsibilities.  It is not intended, nor should it be construed, to represent an exhaustive list of all essential duties and responsibilities of the position.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Manage web and digital sales, inventory management and pricing for web and all digital products. Create & traffic web and digital ads. Create web and digital sales materials and sponsorships. Work with local sales team and FSS to achieve web goals  ust demonstrate logic and critical thinking skills; has latitude to effectively handle most situations; confers with appropriate level of management on unusual problems and/or situations that may arise.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

4 year degree (B.A.) preferred. Minimum 2 year’s related sales experience required. Work schedule is Monday-Friday.
 

This position description may be amended, modified, and changed as needed pursuant to business necessity.  Affected individuals will be notified, in advance, of the applications of amendments, modifications, and changes.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-10-12

Photojournalist/DJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

We are looking for someone with combined experience as a studio production worker and photojournalist.

The ideal candidate will work in the studio for newscasts.  This journalist will also shoot breaking news, stories with anchors, and other news stories as assigned.  Must like to hustle and be competitive with other stations in the market.  The PJ/DJ will use various forms of technology to get stories posted online and to air. He or she must also have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Education: Bachelor’s degree required, preferably with an emphasis on journalism and/or communications. Experience: Small- to medium-market experience in broadcast news photography and/or broadcast news production.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-10-12

Assistant News Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Assists the VP/News Director in the overall daily management and strategic planning of the News Department, including supervision of the Executive Producers, Producers, Weather, Sports, Digital and the Special Projects Department.  Leads the newsroom on various social media platforms in order to connect with and consistently engage the audiences/users available to the company on all platforms.  Will have primary oversight of the content gathering selections made during editorial meetings to evaluate selections on a daily basis for appropriateness of the audiences addressed and for adherence to the Fox 46 brand.  Acts as primary point person in big breaking news, Coaches storytelling, writing and production value. Assists in recruitment of on air talent. Manages, evaluates, and monitors employee performance on an on-going basis. Scheduling and other administrative duties as assigned. Communication and cooperation with other departments. Other duties as assigned.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Required Skills: 4 year college degree required with emphasis in Communications or Journalism preferred.  Minimum of 7 years as an Assistant News Director or Executive Producer in a major market.  Must have excellent supervisory and management skills. Must be a good coach and willing to train and mentor less experienced managers and employees.  Must have exceptional editorial judgment and the

ability to deliver compelling live television, as well as timely and consistent compelling comment in social

media and online.  Must have experience working with newsroom budgets and a strong background in

legal and ethical issues as it relates to the newsgathering process. Must have the ability to challenge employees to grow and develop newsgathering and reporting skills to consistently deliver informative, compelling and accurate newscasts.  Must be able to use newsroom computer systems, including AVID iNews and AVID search, editing and graphics programs.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-10-12

News Producer (2 openings)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The ideal candidate must be creative, energetic, have great editorial judgment and social media savvy. Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style. Responsible for production of stories to include: setting up the story, interviews, writing, and graphic coordination. Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts. Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for online and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air. Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in studio. Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscast about changes. Partners with newscast director before, during and after newscast to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts. Edit reporter scripts and provide feedback. Assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Via phone, and in person work with on-air staff to assist with story development and/or story support. Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift. Assign writing ideas to APs. Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments. Participates in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts. Participate in special projects and programming. Available to work outside of scheduled hours. Constantly uses verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions. Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Attend and participate in any company training seminars, meetings or other attendance required events. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions.

REQUIREMENTS:

Must possess a minimum of 2 years television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is required. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-10-12

IT Support Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

This position assists FTS personnel with technical support of desktop computers, applications, and related technology. Support includes specification, installation, and repair of computers systems and peripherals within established FTS standards and guidelines. Activities require interaction with other members of the FTS IT team to diagnose and resolve unique, non-recurring problems. The employee in this position also assists in the maintenance, deployment, and problem solving associated with servers and networking devices. Work is performed with little supervision and requires initiative and judgment. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Functions/Responsibilities: Provide PC technical support to FTS employees. This includes the installation, configuration, and ongoing usability of desktop laptop computers, mobile devices and peripheral

technology. Ensure systems interconnect seamlessly with diverse systems and Active Directory resources. Back up station’s IT Manager and assist with maintaining station’s servers and network. This

includes technical support for the file servers on the “primary Active Directory domain”. Recommends and performs hardware and software upgrades on systems to ensure security, reliability, performance and longevity. Ensure system configurations and operations are in compliance with company policies and procedures. Maintain hardware/software inventories for all IT managed technologies. Works with support vendors to troubleshoot technical problems on PCs, servers and software. Assist with the creation and maintenance of technical documents used for planning and support of local servers and networks. Deploy new or upgraded technologies as defined in approved projects. Assist in information gathering associated with asset management and IT initiatives on an as-needed basis.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience & Job Skills: 5+ years supporting Windows PCs, Servers; 3+ years supporting a user base >75 people; 2+ years’ basic IP networking. Must be able to resolve issues and isolate faults methodically. Able to follow defined procedure and processes. Able to deal with frequent change, and unexpected events. Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness. Exhibits sound and accurate judgment and logical reasoning. Ability to learn quickly. BS / BA in Computer Science (or equivalent in experience)

 

Relevant Technologies:

OS: MS/Windows Server 2008/2012 and MS Windows 7/10 Hardware Platforms: HP Desktop and ProLiant Servers, Cisco Switches. Tablets and Smartphones.

 

Applications/Software: MS Office, McAfee Antivirus , Microsoft SCCM, BackupExec, Ghost (or equivalent), and PGP disk encryption

 

HOW TO APPLY:

 

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-10-12

Digital Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Digital Journalist, which is what we call our reporters.  We need the total MMJ package: someone who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while tweeting and keeping our website updated. You will need to be quick on your feet and well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. You’ll establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. You’ll need to be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist.  FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

A minimum of 2 years’ experience reporting news required. Excellent communication and writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms.  Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed.

HOW TO APPLY:

 

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-10-12

General Assignment Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS, in beautiful Asheville, NC, is looking for a take-charge reporter to help us continue to grow! We are seeking a motivated, energetic, creative, and aggressive reporter who can think and perform outside the box. The candidate should be able to develop story ideas and gather information for newscasts, have sound writing skills, a great work ethic, and a can-do attitude. The best person for this job will have excellent live shot skills and thrives on breaking stories.

 

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities will include:

-Pitching story ideas.
-Developing contacts and reporting daily.
-Producing daily content on a variety of platforms including, internet, social networking sites and mobile phones, in addition to television.

REQUIREMENTS:

This is a station that values visual and compelling storytelling with a highly skilled photography staff. Were looking for someone with sharp news judgment, excellent storytelling skills and the ability to work well with others. Demonstrated experience with active and visual live shots required.

 

-Proven knowledge and experience working with current media creation tools and contemporary newsroom systems
-Strong writing and copy editing skills are a must
-2+ years of experience as a Reporter
-Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
-Must also have excellent time management skills
-A minimum of two years reporting experience at a commercial TV station

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-10-20

Anchor/ DJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is looking for a News Anchor/Digital Journalist.  A prime position is open in a great Southern city. Our new morning anchor will be a highly-motivated journalist first and foremost.  The anchor must be able to handle hard news with the same skill as light interviews and cooking segments. Do it all, while posting to social media and engaging viewers/fans/followers.  This job is for you, if you want to become an integral part of the Charlotte community.  FOX46 is part of the newsroom of the future movement and you will be expected to shoot, write and edit your own stories.  We’re looking for a newsroom leader. A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting and anchoring news is required. Excellent communication and writing skills for both broadcast and digital platforms are required. Some training will be provided, if needed. A bachelor’s degree in communications preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-11-03

Producer/Booker

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Producer/Booker is a news content expert responsible for growing our audience through the coordination of programming and news department segments, series and quests by performing the following duties: Conceptualizing, producing and booking highly creative and localized segments for the morning newscasts. This includes post and pre-game shows. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conceptualize, execute and enhance the vision and philosophy of news content management.
  • Oversee content of newscasts and proactively act as the “go-to” person for booking compelling and relevant guests for Good Day Charlotte during the weekdays, weekends and post and pre-game shows with a focus on audience growth.
  • Participants and experts should resonate with a large portion of the Charlotte market.
  • Greet, escort and ensure guests are properly equipped with mic and any other equipment the guest (s) might need during the weekday morning show.
  • Encourage guests on GDC to post on social media to their fan base before and after appearances. 
  • Assist with taking photos.
  • Develop creative new ideas and segments in a professional manner to keep the shows fresh with local content for all newscasts including GDC.
  • Must attend all editorial meetings during shift.
  • Act as a liaison with the Promotions department to assist with the booking and execution of satellite live shots to support high profile guests and series.
  • Identify and communicate with Promotions department which stories and/or shows need to be cross-promoted.
  • Oversee gathering of viewer advocacy stories and vet which ones are relevant enough to air.
  • Creatively use skills to produce great TV.
  • Utilize networks of contacts (i.e. PR) to secure celebrity guests visiting Charlotte.
  • Develop contacts in other markets to borrow successful concepts. Other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism/Communication.
  • News Production preferred.
  • Must possess a minimum of five years’ experience in a television newsroom or comparable.
  • Ideal candidate must have strong oral & written skill set in social media; strong people and leadership skills and exceptional communication skills with a strong work ethic.
  • Must be highly creative and able to visualize and execute compelling television segments.
  • Organization and outstanding news and content judgement are essential in this role. 
  • Capable to react quickly to breaking news.
  • Working knowledge of libel laws, journalistic ethics and contest rules.
  • Proficiency with newsroom computer systems (iNews, AVID, etc.) and satellite news gathering.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-11-03

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY & WMYT, FOX owned duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for an Account Executive.  Ideal candidate will be a sales professional with a minimum 4 years media sales experience.  Responsible for growing transactional list, developing new business & selling digital products by maximizing opportunities.  Must develop & maintain relationships with clients. Excellent oral & written communications skills required.  Prior experience with WideOrbit pref. Candidate must be detailed oriented, resourceful, team player, reliable and a self-starter. Maintain timely paperwork and reports relating to sales activities. Excellent and detailed service on all accounts is expected and required.  Must have or be willing to obtain and drive reliable transportation and have a valid driver’s license. Local travel and varied hours required.  Education: Bachelor’s degree required. Experience: Industry experience required; TV Sales preferred

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-11-03

News Operations Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The news operations manager reports to the VP/News Director and Assistant News Director. This person is responsible for the day-to-day news and administrative operation.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supervises all field operations for WJZY/WMYT, including the supervision of all field crews for News and "Good Day Charlotte" and Editors;
  • Also responsible for the booking, scheduling and assigning of personnel and equipment for all field related operations;
  • Assists in the evaluation, budgeting and purchasing of all field related equipment.
  • Maintains equipment and constantly monitors systems for accountability.
  • Oversees all aspects of news coverage including daily assignments, coverage of big events, as well as planning;
  • Responsible for the manner in which breaking news is covered and how the desk reacts to big stories; trains, coaches and monitors the progress of Digital Journalists and Photojournalists.
  • Maintains and troubleshoots all newsroom equipment.
  • Helps plan special projects including special programming and live remote shows.
  • Works closely with Production Operations Manager.
  • Has working knowledge of newsroom budget and A/P invoice system.
  • Assists in the development of story ideas and execution;
  • Manages all news video including feeds for quality control.
  • Resolves technical and editorial problems within editing.
  • Manages video archiving for news purposes and FCC regulations.
  • Oversees news dubs for clients, subpoenas and other programming.
  • Maintains strong and close working relationship with news management team to resolve problems and create and execute new ideas.
  • Remains knowledgeable on current events.
  • Stays current on station technology as well as other technologies for potential inclusion in WJZY operations.
  • Evaluates new technology and make recommendations for budgets.
  • Edits for newscasts and special projects.
  • Reports to work to assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at times of severe weather conditions or breaking news.
  • Assists with staff performance appraisal process.
  • Maintains and tracks all equipment assigned to news staff.
  • Maintains systems for accountability and quality control.
  • Acts as a liaison between BitCentral. Functions as liaison between News, Engineering and IT Departments.
  • Coordinates purchase, maintenance and repair of all station cell phones and air cards, and other equipment.
  • Assembles, maintains and distributes internet transmission tools and laptop-to-go kits.
  • Trains news staff on internet transmission tools.
  • Maintains user interface and trains staff with the FOX Fiber News Network.
  • Complies with all FTS computer requirements – myfoxpay, Navigator training, password protection, etc.
  • Complies with all FTS and Station policies.  
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in all aspects of field operations.
  • ENG/Production Photographer and KA truck operation,
  • Knowledge of automobile and truck repair,
  • Knowledge of newsroom computer systems, satellite and microwave news, gathering.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills required, Minimum two years management experience preferred.
  • Must possess strong leadership/motivational skills. Must be excellent teacher and coach.

REQUIREMENTS:

Regularly stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  Occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  Regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.  Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-11-03

Assistant News Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Fox 46 Charlotte seeks Assistant news director to assists the VP/News Director in the overall daily management and strategic planning of the News Department, including supervision of the Executive Producers, Producers, Weather, Sports, Digital and the Special Projects Department.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Leads the newsroom on various social media platforms in order to connect with and consistently engage the audiences/users available to the company on all platforms. 
  • Will have primary oversight of the content gathering selections made during editorial meetings to evaluate selections on a daily basis for appropriateness of the audiences addressed and for adherence to the Fox 46 brand. 
  • Acts as primary point person in big breaking news, Coaches storytelling, writing and production value.
  • Assists in recruitment of on air talent.
  • Manages, evaluates, and monitors employee performance on an on-going basis.
  • Scheduling and other administrative duties as assigned.
  • Communication and cooperation with other departments.
  • Other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

Required Skills:

  • 4 year college degree required with emphasis in Communications or Journalism preferred. 
  • Minimum of 7 years as an Assistant News Director or Executive Producer in a major market. 
  • Must have excellent supervisory and management skills.
  • Must be a good coach and willing to train and mentor less experienced managers and employees. 
  • Must have exceptional editorial judgment and the ability to deliver compelling live television, as well as timely and consistent compelling comment in social media and online. 
  • Must have experience working with newsroom budgets and a strong background in legal and ethical issues as it relates to the newsgathering process.
  • Must have the ability to challenge employees to grow and develop newsgathering and reporting skills to consistently deliver informative, compelling and accurate newscasts. 
  • Must be able to use newsroom computer systems, including AVID iNews and AVID search, editing and graphics programs.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-11-03

News Producer (3 openings)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC, seeks a talented news producer. The ideal candidate must be creative, energetic, have great editorial judgment and social media savvy.  Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style. Responsible for production of stories to include: setting up the story, interviews, writing, and graphic coordination.  Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts. Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for online and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts. Responsible for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air.  Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in

studio. Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscast about changes. Partners with newscast director before, during and after newscast to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts.  Edit reporter scripts and provide feedback. Assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Via phone, and in person work with on-air staff to assist with story development and/or story support. Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift.  Assign writing ideas to APs.  Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments. Participates in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts. Participate in special projects and programming. Available to work outside of scheduled hours. Constantly uses verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions.  Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Attend and participate in any company training seminars, meetings or other attendance required events. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions. Must possess a minimum of 2 years television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is required. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/

DEADLINE: 2016-11-03

IT Support Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

This position assists FTS personnel with technical support of desktop computers, applications, and related technology. Support includes specification, installation, and repair of computers systems and peripherals within established FTS standards and guidelines. Activities require interaction with other members of the FTS IT team to diagnose and resolve unique, non-recurring problems. The employee in this position also assists in the maintenance, deployment, and problem solving associated with servers and networking devices. Work is performed with little supervision and requires initiative and judgment. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Functions/Responsibilities: Provide PC technical support to FTS employees. This includes the installation, configuration, and ongoing usability of desktop laptop computers, mobile devices and peripheral technology. Ensure systems interconnect seamlessly with diverse systems and Active Directory resources. Back up station’s IT Manager and assist with maintaining station’s servers and network. This includes technical support for the file servers on the “primary Active Directory domain”. Recommends and performs hardware and software upgrades on systems to ensure security, reliability, performance and longevity. Ensure system configurations and operations are in compliance with company policies and procedures. Maintain hardware/software inventories for all IT managed technologies. Works with support vendors to troubleshoot technical problems on PCs, servers and software. Assist with the creation and maintenance of technical documents used for planning and support of local servers and networks. Deploy new or upgraded technologies as defined in approved projects. Assist in information gathering associated with asset management and IT initiatives on an as-needed basis.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience & Job Skills:

5+ years supporting Windows PCs, Servers; 3+ years supporting a user base >75 people; 2+ years’ basic IP networking. Must be able to resolve issues and isolate faults methodically. Able to follow defined procedure and processes. Able to deal with frequent change, and unexpected events. Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness. Exhibits sound and accurate judgment and logical reasoning. Ability to learn quickly. BS / BA in Computer Science (or equivalent in experience).

 

Relevant Technologies:

OS: MS/Windows Server 2008/2012 and MS Windows 7/10 Hardware Platforms: HP Desktop and ProLiant Servers, Cisco Switches. Tablets and Smartphones.

 

Applications/Software: MS Office, McAfee Antivirus , Microsoft SCCM, BackupExec, Ghost (or equivalent), and PGP disk encryption

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-11-03

Assistant Chief Photographer

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

Duties include assisting the Chief Photojournalist/News Operations Manager in the supervision and development of a staff of thirteen photojournalists and three news video editors and:

  • Recruiting and evaluating candidates for openings.
  • Serving as the primary photojournalist for investigative and special projects, and overseeing other photojournalists assigned in those areas.
  • Maintenance and management of Avid media, and working with the engineering staff and Media Managers to troubleshoot areas of concern with Avid.
  • Working with other news managers to supervise reporters and photojournalists to ensure strong elements of advocacy journalism and effective storytelling on broadcast, mobile and digital platforms.
  • Assisting the Chief Photojournalist/News Operations Manager in training the staff in the use of Live U, ENG, DSNG and emerging technologies.
  • Coordinating and compiling awards entries for the news department.

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:
WLOS/WMYA is a storytelling and advocacy-driven NPPA shop and the runner-up the past two years for the NPPA’s Medium Market Station of the Year. The ideal candidate will have at least five years experience shooting, editing and live truck operation in a daily, strict deadline television news operation.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-11-09

News Photographer

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

 


WLOS/WMYA-TV is looking for a creative and dedicated full-time News Photographer! We are seeking someone who can see beyond the lens and bring back compelling stories. News 13 was the NPPA medium market SOY runner up the past 2 years. In this role, you will cover day to day general, in-depth features and investigative assignments. We are shooting full High-definition (HD) on Panasonic P-2 cards and editing on AVID desktops and laptops. You should have strong editing skills in non-linear edit systems, possess excellent people skills, a strong work ethic, and a great attitude. A passion for story telling is absolutely essential in this position.

RESPONSIBILITIES:


-We are looking for an aggressive team-player who can produce good stories under tight deadlines
-Must have valid driver’s license, good driving record and be able to operate ENG news vehicles
-At least one year of shooting experience and technical knowledge of editing and photo equipment
-Ability to edit and shoot general assignment stories, lives shots and natural sound packages
-Must be able to lift and carry between 25 and 50 pounds on a regular basis
 

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:
The candidate should have two years of ENG experience with a daily deadline television news organization

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2016-11-12

JOB DESCRIPTION:


The FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC, is seeking a video editor.

WJZY-TV is looking to hire a talented and quick-thinking editor who can juggle packages and VO-SOTS along with special projects in a high-pressure news environment.Experience with digital non-linear software is a must; knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 is a plus. The ideal candidate will be familiar with Content Management systems like BitCentral and should be willing and able to pick up a camera and shoot news when needed.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Education: High School diploma is required; some college education is preferred.

Experience: Minimum of one year editing news or entertainment programming.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-12-02

Photojournalist/DJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Photojournalist must have an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts by performing the following duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air.

Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Operates all live technology i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc. Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly.

Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Regular attendance is required. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS computer requirements – myfoxpay, Navigator training, password protection, computer usage, etc. Complies with all FTS and Station policies – Anti-Bribery & Anti-Corruption, Insider Trading, etc. Other duties as assigned. Some in-studio camera duties. Attends and participates in all scheduled meetings.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) required, preferably with an emphasis on journalism and/or

Communication. One to two year’s equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear

editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record. 

Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-12-02

Digital Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Digital Journalist, which is what we call our reporters.  We need the total MMJ package: someone who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while tweeting and keeping our website updated. You will need to be quick on your feet and well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. You’ll establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. You’ll need to be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist. Other duties as assigned by the Assistant News Director and/or the News Director. FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. A minimum of 2 years’ experience reporting news required. Excellent communication and writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms.  Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism preferred. Some training will be provided if needed. Please provide a sample of your work to be considered for this position.

 

No vacation or personal time may be taken one week prior, and throughout, the television ratings periods.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.   

 


To apply please visit the following website:

 


https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 


For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-12-06

Photo Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Photojournalist must have an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts by performing the following duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air.
Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Operates all live technology i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc. Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner. This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly.
Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Regular attendance is
required. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS computer requirements – myfoxpay, Navigator training, password protection, computer usage, etc. Complies with all FTS and Station policies – Anti-Bribery & Anti-Corruption, Insider Trading, etc. Other duties as assigned. Some in-studio camera duties. Attends and participates in all scheduled meetings.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) required, preferably with an emphasis on journalism and/or

Communication. One to two year’s equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear

editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record. 

Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 


https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 


For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/

DEADLINE: 2016-12-07

Chief Meteorologist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

This position reports to the VP, News Director. Oversees the daily operations of the weather department by performing the following duties:


Must have experience in severe weather coverage and knowledge of industry-standard broadcast weather computer and radar systems. Must be able to sustain severe weather coverage, esp. during tornado warnings. Must be a great communicator and tell a compelling weather story especially on days when theweather is quiet. Must demonstrate experience in use of alert systems to disseminate weather information across multiple platforms. Must excel in social media and be willing and able to win weather coverage versus other local meteorologists on social platforms. Must have ability to shoot, edit and report stories as well as do traditional weather casts. Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience as a broadcast meteorologist preferred. Performs the essential duties and responsibilities of a weather anchor for assigned newscasts. Schedules weather personnel. Works with vendors and suppliers to keep weather equipment fully functional and up to date. Prepares and implements a severe weather plan. Establishes a philosophy for the best delivery of weather information to the public. Assists with the maintenance of story boxes in the newsroom computer system including updating files and noting possible story ideas. Reviews newscasts to ensure objectives are attained. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Attends and participates in all scheduled meetings. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Assists News Director with preparation of weather staff performance appraisals. Other duties as assigned. Four year degree required. Must be certified as a Meteorologist. Must be flexible and able to work overtime, holidays and varied hours required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 


https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 


For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-12-07

Anchor / DJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is looking for a News Anchor/Digital Journalist.  A prime position is open in a great Southern city. Our new morning anchor will be a highly-motivated journalist first and foremost.  The anchor must be able to handle hard news with the same skill as light interviews and cooking segments. Do it all, while posting to social media and engaging viewers/fans/followers.  This job is for you, if you want to become an integral part of the Charlotte community.  FOX46 is part of the newsroom of the future movement and you will be expected to shoot, write and edit your own stories.  We’re looking for a newsroom leader. A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting and anchoring news is required. Excellent communication and writing skills for both broadcast and digital platforms are required. Some training will be provided, if needed. A bachelor’s degree in communications preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 


https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 


For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-12-07

Digital Journalist / Anchor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Digital Journalist, with anchoring skills.  We need the total MMJ package: someone who can do their own hard news and breaking news morning live shots 3 days a week.  You will need to be quick on your feet with a desire to beat the other stations each and every day. This Digital Journalist also co-anchors and helps write a Saturday and Sunday morning news show that is a mix of hard news and lifestyle interviews.  FOX46 is a dynamic newsroom; part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century news gathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. This Digital Journalist will have the opportunity to get attention for the right reasons and to Get Results for the community. A minimum of 2 years’ experience reporting news and 1 year anchoring is required. Excellent communication and writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms.  Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism preferred. Some training will be provided if needed.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 


https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 


For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-12-07

Producer / Booker

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Producer/Booker is a news content expert responsible for growing our audience through the coordination of programming and news department segments, series and quests by performing the following duties: Conceptualizing, producing and booking highly creative and localized segments for the morning newscasts. This includes post and pre-game shows.  Conceptualize, execute and enhance the vision and philosophy of news content management. Oversee content of newscasts and proactively act as the “go-to” person for booking compelling and relevant guests for Good Day Charlotte during the weekdays, weekends and post and pre-game shows with a focus on audience growth. Participants and experts should resonate with a large portion of the Charlotte market. Greet, escort and ensure guests are properly equipped with mic and any other equipment the guest (s) might need during the weekday morning show. Encourage guests on GDC to post on social media to their fan base before and after appearances.  Assist with taking photos. Develop creative new ideas and segments in a professional manner to keep the shows fresh with local content for all newscasts including GDC. Must attend all editorial meetings during shift. Act as a liaison with the Promotions department to assist with the booking and execution of satellite live shots to support high profile guests and series. Identify and communicate with Promotions department which stories and/or shows need to be cross-promoted. Oversee gathering of viewer advocacy stories and vet which ones are relevant enough to air. Creatively use skills to produce great TV. Utilize networks of contacts (i.e. PR) to secure celebrity guests visiting Charlotte. Develop contacts in other markets to borrow successful concepts. Other duties as assigned.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Required Skills: Bachelor’s degree in Journalism/Communication. News Production preferred. Must possess a minimum of five years’ experience in a television newsroom or comparable. Ideal candidate must have strong oral & written skill set in social media; strong people and leadership skills and exceptional communication skills with a strong work ethic. Must be highly creative and able to visualize and execute compelling television segments. Organization and outstanding news and content judgement are essential in this role.  Capable to react quickly to breaking news. Working knowledge of libel laws, journalistic ethics and contest rules. Proficiency with newsroom computer systems (iNews, AVID, etc.) and satellite news gathering.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 


https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 


For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-12-07

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY & WMYT, FOX owned duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for an Account Executive.  Ideal candidate will be a sales professional with a minimum 4 years media sales experience.  Responsible for growing transactional list, developing new business & selling digital products by maximizing opportunities.  Must develop & maintain relationships with clients. Excellent oral & written communications skills required.  Prior experience with WideOrbit pref. Candidate must be detailed oriented, resourceful, team player, reliable and a self-starter. Maintain timely paperwork and reports relating to sales activities. Excellent and detailed service on all accounts is expected and required.  Must have or be willing to obtain and drive reliable transportation and have a valid driver’s license. Local travel and varied hours required.  Education: Bachelor’s degree required. Experience: Industry experience required; TV Sales preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

 


To apply please visit the following website:

 


https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 


For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-12-07

News Operations Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The news operations manager reports to the VP/News Director and Assistant News Director. This person is responsible for the day-to-day news and administrative operation. Supervises all field operations for WJZY/WMYT, including the supervision of all field crews for News and "Good Day Charlotte" and Editors; Also responsible for the booking, scheduling and assigning of personnel and equipment for all field related operations; Assists in the evaluation, budgeting and purchasing of all field related equipment. Maintains equipment and constantly monitors systems for accountability. Oversees all aspects of news coverage including daily assignments, coverage of big events, as well as planning; Responsible for the manner in which breaking news is covered and how the desk reacts to big stories; trains, coaches and monitors the progress of Digital Journalists and Photojournalists. Maintains and troubleshoots all newsroom equipment. Helps plan special projects including special programming and live remote shows. Works closely with Production Operations Manager. Has working knowledge of newsroom budget and A/P invoice system. Assists in the development of story ideas and execution; Manages all news video including feeds for quality control. Resolves technical and editorial problems within editing. Manages video archiving for news purposes and FCC regulations. Oversees news dubs for clients, subpoenas and other programming. Maintains strong and close working relationship with news management team to resolve problems and create and execute new ideas. Remains knowledgeable on current events. Stays current on station technology as well as other technologies for potential inclusion in WJZY operations. Evaluates new technology and make recommendations for budgets. Edits for newscasts and special projects. Reports to work to assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at times of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Assists with staff performance appraisal process. Maintains and tracks all equipment assigned to news staff. Maintains systems for accountability and quality control. Acts as a liaison between BitCentral. Functions as liaison between News, Engineering and IT Departments. Coordinates purchase, maintenance and repair of all station cell phones and air cards, and other equipment. Assembles, maintains and distributes internet transmission tools and laptop-to-go kits. Trains news staff on internet transmission tools. Maintains user interface and trains staff with the FOX Fiber News Network. Complies with all FTS computer requirements – myfoxpay, Navigator training, password protection, etc. Complies with all FTS and Station policies.  Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in all aspects of field operations. ENG/Production Photographer and KA truck operation, Knowledge of automobile and truck repair, Knowledge of newsroom computer systems, satellite and microwave news, gathering. Good interpersonal and communication skills required, Minimum two years management experience preferred. Must possess strong leadership/motivational skills. Must be excellent teacher and coach.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Regularly stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  Occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  Regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.  Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 


https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 


For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-12-07

News Producer (3 positions)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC, seeks a talented news producer. The ideal candidate must be creative, energetic, have great editorial judgment and social media savvy.  Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style. Responsible for production of stories to include: setting up the story, interviews, writing, and graphic coordination.  Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts. Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for online and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts. Responsible for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air.  Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in studio. Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscast about changes. Partners with newscast director before, during and after newscast to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts.  Edit reporter scripts and provide feedback. Assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Via phone, and in person work with on-air staff to assist with story development and/or story support. Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift.  Assign writing ideas to APs.  Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments. Participates in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts. Participate in special projects and programming. Available to work outside of scheduled hours. Constantly uses verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions.  Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Attend and participate in any company training seminars, meetings or other attendance required events. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

 


Must possess a minimum of 2 years television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is required. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 


https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 


For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-12-07

IT Support Tech

JOB DESCRIPTION:

This position assists FTS personnel with technical support of desktop computers, applications, and related technology. Support includes specification, installation, and repair of computers systems and peripherals within established FTS standards and guidelines. Activities require interaction with other members of the FTS IT team to diagnose and resolve unique, non-recurring problems. The employee in this position also assists in the maintenance, deployment, and problem solving associated with servers and networking devices. Work is performed with little supervision and requires initiative and judgment. Functions/Responsibilities: Provide PC technical support to FTS employees. This includes the installation, configuration, and ongoing usability of desktop laptop computers, mobile devices and peripheral technology. Ensure systems interconnect seamlessly with diverse systems and Active Directory resources. Back up station’s IT Manager and assist with maintaining station’s servers and network. This includes technical support for the file servers on the “primary Active Directory domain”. Recommends and performs hardware and software upgrades on systems to ensure security, reliability, performance and longevity. Ensure system configurations and operations are in compliance with company policies and procedures. Maintain hardware/software inventories for all IT managed technologies. Works with support vendors to troubleshoot technical problems on PCs, servers and software. Assist with the creation and maintenance of technical documents used for planning and support of local servers and networks. Deploy new or upgraded technologies as defined in approved projects. Assist in information gathering associated with asset management and IT initiatives on an as-needed basis.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience & Job Skills: 5+ years supporting Windows PCs, Servers; 3+ years supporting a user base >75 people; 2+ years’ basic IP networking. Must be able to resolve issues and isolate faults methodically. Able to follow defined procedure and processes. Able to deal with frequent change, and unexpected events. Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness. Exhibits sound and accurate judgment and logical reasoning. Ability to learn quickly. BS / BA in Computer Science (or equivalent in experience).

 
Relevant Technologies:

OS: MS/Windows Server 2008/2012 and MS Windows 7/10 Hardware Platforms: HP Desktop and ProLiant Servers, Cisco Switches. Tablets and Smartphones.


Applications/Software: MS Office, McAfee Antivirus , Microsoft SCCM, BackupExec, Ghost (or equivalent), and PGP disk encryption

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 


https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 


For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-12-07

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Master Control ENG Technician for WCCB/WOLO - Full Time Charlotte.

This full time position requires some prior experience in master control, and a proven aptitude for technical duties. Position may require a rotating schedule if needed to meet our operational needs. A technical education background is an added plus.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Candidate must exhibit proficiency in on-air switching, recording of satellite and program feeds, program and commercial dubbing, and coordination of satellite and fiber remote feeds. Schedule flexibility is required subject to the operational needs of  WCCB/WOLO.

REQUIREMENTS:

Secondary Duties Include, but are not limited to production which may include the following:  News Videotape

playback, Newscast Audio mixing, repair and setup of technical equipment as needed. Additionally, other assigned duties as deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of  WCCB/WOLO.

HOW TO APPLY:

Interested Applicants should send their resume to:

Larry Rowland/Operations Supervisor

WCCB Charlotte the CW

One Television Place

Charlotte NC 28205

No Phone Calls Accepted

EOE

11/15/2016

DEADLINE: 2016-12-30

Video Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC, is seeking a video editor. WJZY-TV is looking to hire a talented and quick-thinking editor who can juggle packages and VO-SOTS along with special projects in a high-pressure news environment

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Experience with digital non-linear software is a must; knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 is a plus. The ideal candidate will be familiar with Content Management systems like BitCentral and should be willing and able to pick up a camera and shoot news when needed.

REQUIREMENTS:

Education: High School diploma is required; some college education is preferred. 

Experience: Minimum of one year editing news or entertainment programming.

 

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-12-30

Photojournalist / DJ (2 positions)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Photojournalist must have an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts by performing the following duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air.
Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Operates all live technology i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc. Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Regular attendance is required. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS computer requirements – myfoxpay, Navigator training, password protection, computer usage, etc. Complies with all FTS and Station policies – Anti-Bribery & Anti-Corruption, Insider Trading, etc. Other duties as assigned. Some in-studio camera duties. Attends and participates in all scheduled meetings.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-12-30

Photojournalist / DJ (2 positions)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Photojournalist must have an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts by performing the following duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air.

Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Operates all live technology i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc. Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Regular attendance is required. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS computer requirements – myfoxpay, Navigator training, password protection, computer usage, etc. Complies with all FTS and Station policies – Anti-Bribery & Anti-Corruption, Insider Trading, etc. Other duties as assigned. Some in-studio camera duties. Attends and participates in all scheduled meetings.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) required, preferably with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication. One to two year’s equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-12-30

Chief Meteorologist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

This position reports to the VP, News Director. Oversees the daily operations of the weather department by performing the following duties: Must have experience in severe weather coverage and knowledge of industry-standard broadcast weather computer and radar systems. Must be able to sustain severe weather coverage, esp. during tornado warnings. Must be a great communicator and tell a compelling weather story especially on days when the  weather is quiet. Must demonstrate experience in use of alert systems to disseminate weather information across multiple platforms.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must excel in social media and be willing and able to win weather coverage versus other local meteorologists on social platforms. Must have ability to shoot, edit and report stories as well as do traditional weathercasts. Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience as a broadcast meteorologist preferred. Performs the essential duties and responsibilities of a weather anchor for assigned newscasts. Schedules weather personnel. Works with vendors and suppliers to keep weather equipment fully functional and up to date. Prepares and implements a severe weather plan. Establishes a philosophy for the best delivery of weather information to the public. Assists with the maintenance of story boxes in the newsroom computer system including updating files and noting possible story ideas. Reviews newscasts to ensure objectives are attained. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Attends and participates in all scheduled meetings. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Assists News Director with preparation of weather staff performance appraisals. Other duties as assigned. Four year degree required. Must be certified as a Meteorologist. Must be flexible and able to work overtime, holidays and varied hours required.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

 

DEADLINE: 2016-12-30

Anchor / DJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is looking for a News Anchor/Digital Journalist.  A prime position is open in a great Southern city. Our new morning anchor will be a highly-motivated journalist first and foremost.  The anchor must be able to handle hard news with the same skill as light interviews and cooking segments. Do it all, while posting to social media and engaging viewers/fans/followers.  This job is for you, if you want to become an integral part of the Charlotte community.  FOX46 is part of the newsroom of the future movement and you will be expected to shoot, write and edit your own stories.  We’re looking for a newsroom leader.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting and anchoring news is required. Excellent communication and writing skills for both broadcast and digital platforms are required. Some training will be provided, if needed. A bachelor’s degree in communications preferred.

 

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-12-30

Producer / Booker

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Producer/Booker is a news content expert responsible for growing our audience through the coordination of programming and news department segments, series and quests by performing the following duties: Conceptualizing, producing and booking highly creative and localized segments for the morning newscasts. This includes post and pre-game shows.  Conceptualize, execute and enhance the vision and philosophy of news content management. Oversee content of newscasts and proactively act as the “go-to” person for booking compelling and relevant guests for Good Day Charlotte during the weekdays, weekends and post and pre-game shows with a focus on audience growth. Participants and experts should resonate with a large portion of the Charlotte market. Greet, escort and ensure guests are properly equipped with mic and any other equipment the guest (s) might need during the weekday morning show. Encourage guests on GDC to post on social media to their fan base before and after appearances.  Assist with taking photos. Develop creative new ideas and segments in a professional manner to keep the shows fresh with local content for all newscasts including GDC. Must attend all editorial meetings during shift. Act as a liaison with the Promotions department to assist with the booking and execution of satellite live shots to support high profile guests and series. Identify and communicate with Promotions department which stories and/or shows need to be cross-promoted. Oversee gathering of viewer advocacy stories and vet which ones are relevant enough to air. Creatively use skills to produce great TV. Utilize networks of contacts (i.e. PR) to secure celebrity guests visiting Charlotte. Develop contacts in other markets to borrow successful concepts. Other duties as assigned.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Required Skills: Bachelor’s degree in Journalism/Communication. News Production preferred. Must possess a minimum of five years’ experience in a television newsroom or comparable. Ideal candidate must have strong oral & written skill set in social media; strong people and leadership skills and exceptional communication skills with a strong work ethic. Must be highly creative and able to visualize and execute compelling television segments. Organization and outstanding news and content judgement are essential in this role.  Capable to react quickly to breaking news. Working knowledge of libel laws, journalistic ethics and contest rules. Proficiency with newsroom computer systems (iNews, AVID, etc.) and satellite news gathering.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

DEADLINE: 2016-12-30

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY & WMYT, FOX owned duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for an Account Executive.  Ideal candidate will be a sales professional with a minimum 4 years media sales experience.  Responsible for growing transactional list, developing new business & selling digital products by maximizing opportunities.  Must develop & maintain relationships with clients. Excellent oral & written communications skills required.  Prior experience with WideOrbit pref. Candidate must be detailed oriented, resourceful, team player, reliable and a self-starter. Maintain timely paperwork and reports relating to sales activities. Excellent and detailed service on all accounts is expected and required.  Must have or be willing to obtain and drive reliable transportation and have a valid driver’s license. Local travel and varied hours required. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Education: Bachelor’s degree required. Experience: Industry experience required; TV Sales preferred

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

                                                          

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-12-30

News Operations Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The news operations manager reports to the VP/News Director. Responsible for day-to-day news and administrative operation. Supervises all field operations for WJZY/WMYT, including the supervision of all field crews for News and "Good Day Charlotte" and Editors;

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsible for scheduling and assigning of personnel and equipment for all field related operations; Assists in the evaluation, budgeting and purchasing of all field related equipment. Maintains equipment and constantly monitors systems for accountability. Oversees all aspects of news coverage including daily assignments, coverage of big events, as well as planning; Responsible for breaking news the handling of breaking news coverage; trains, coaches and monitors the progress of Digital Journalists and Photojournalists. Maintains and troubleshoots all newsroom equipment. Helps plan special projects including special programming and live remote shows. Works closely with Production Operations Manager. Has working knowledge of newsroom budget and A/P invoice system. Assists in the development of story ideas and execution; Manages all news video including feeds for quality control. Resolves technical and editorial problems within editing. Manages video archiving for news purposes and FCC regulations. Oversees news dubs for clients, subpoenas and other programming. Maintains strong and close working relationship with news management team to resolve problems and create and execute new ideas. Remains knowledgeable on current events. Stays current on station technology as well as other technologies for potential inclusion in WJZY operations. Evaluates new technology and make recommendations for budgets. Edits for newscasts and special projects. Reports to work to assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at times of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Assists with staff performance appraisal process. Maintains and tracks all equipment assigned to news staff. Maintains systems for accountability and quality control. Acts as a liaison between BitCentral. Functions as liaison between News, Engineering and IT Departments. Coordinates purchase, maintenance and repair of all station cell phones and air cards, and other equipment. Assembles, maintains and distributes internet transmission tools and laptop-to-go kits. Trains news staff on internet transmission tools. Maintains user interface and trains staff with the FOX Fiber News Network. Complies with all FTS computer requirements – myfoxpay, Navigator training, password protection, etc. Complies with all FTS and Station policies.  Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in all aspects of field operations. ENG/Production Photographer and KA truck operation, Knowledge of automobile and truck repair, Knowledge of newsroom computer systems, satellite and microwave news, gathering. Good interpersonal and communication skills required, Minimum two years management experience preferred. Must possess strong leadership/motivational skills. Must be excellent teacher and coach. Regularly stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  Occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  Regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.  Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

 

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

                                                          

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-12-30

News Producer (2 positions)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC, seeks a talented news producer. The ideal candidate must be creative, energetic, have great editorial judgment and social media savvy.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style. Responsible for production of stories to include: setting up the story, interviews, writing, and graphic coordination.  Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts. Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for online and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts. Responsible for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air.  Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in

studio. Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscast about changes. Partners with newscast director before, during and after newscast to accomplish creative and clean production. Work

with reporters to develop story scripts.  Edit reporter scripts and provide feedback. Assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Via phone, and in person work with on-air staff to assist with story

development and/or story support. Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift.  Assign writing ideas to APs.  Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments. Participates in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts. Participate in special projects and programming. Available to work outside of scheduled hours. Constantly uses verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions.  Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Attend and participate in any company training seminars, meetings or other attendance required events. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Must possess a minimum of 2 years television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is required. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

 

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

                                                          

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-12-30

News Production Assistant

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include:

-Operate Deko, Audio or Camera for our morning, evening, and weekend newscast
-Prep for newscasts including but not limited to:
-Prepare all fonts to air during newscast
-Studio and set preparation
-Maintaining studio
-Lighting
-Tape Editing for newscasts
-Other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online at http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2017-02-05

Associate Producer/Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is seeking a quick-thinking Associate Producer/Editor.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will write and edit stories for news programs. Select appropriate video and sound for stories. Assist anchors, reporters and producers in preparing stories for broadcast and the web. Work with the assignment desk in gathering information. Produce newscasts as needed under management supervision. Strong creative writing skills and editorial judgment are a must. Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, the Internet, graphic and production equipment is desirable. Must work well under deadline pressure.  Ability to juggle packages and VO-SOTS along with special projects in a high-pressure news environment

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience with digital non-linear software is a must; knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 is a plus. The ideal candidate will be familiar with Content Management systems like BitCentral and should be willing and able to pick up a camera and shoot news when needed. College degree in applicable discipline such as broadcast journalism, communications, or equivalent job experience is preferred. Minimum of one year editing news or entertainment programming preferred.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2017-02-28

Audio Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY / WMYT is seeking an Audio Operator.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position reports to the News Operations Manager. Audio Operator will operate audio board during live newscasts, properly mixing various sources including anchor mics, audio from live remotes, animated opens and video clips. Audio Operator duties include: operate audio board during fast-paced newscasts, mixing various sources including anchor mics, audio from live remotes, animated opens and video clips. Must maintain wireless mic and IFB packs, ensuring fresh batteries before each show. Responsible for monitoring crews that are dialing in on IFB lines and obtaining mic checks from talent before each live shot. Must be able to route the proper mix-minus audio sub-mix to each IFB line. Must be able to put live callers on the air. Must ensure that the correct audio mix is going out to our Closed Captioning vendor at all times. Must have the capacity to help troubleshoot audio issues with input from our engineers. Perform other duties as assigned. A thorough understanding and knowledge of broadcast TV production is desired, including but not limited to the following assignments: studio camera operation; floor director; operating jib camera; maintaining the condition of the studio, sets and props with periodic cleanings. Ability to fill in as a Director or Technical Director is a plus. The ability to work under pressure and work in a cohesive team environment is a must. Must have clear verbal skills.

REQUIREMENTS:

Requires promptness, reliability and a great attitude. Minimum of one year experience in a news production position. High school degree or equivalent is required.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2017-02-28

Photojournalist / DJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY/WMYT is seeking a Photojournalist/ DJ

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Photojournalist must have an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts by performing the following duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air.

Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Operates all live technology i.e.

Live U, KA trucks, etc. Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly.

Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Regular attendance is required. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS computer requirements – myfoxpay, Navigator training, password protection, computer usage, etc. Complies with all FTS and Station policies – Anti-Bribery & Anti-Corruption, Insider Trading, etc. Other duties as assigned. Some in-studio camera duties. Attends and participates in all scheduled meetings.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) required, preferably with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication. One to two year’s equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2017-02-28

Producer / Booker

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY/WMYT is seeking a Producer/Booker.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Producer/Booker is a news content expert responsible for growing our audience through the coordination of programming and news department segments, series and quests by performing the following duties: Conceptualizing, producing and booking highly creative and localized segments for the morning newscasts. This includes post and pre-game shows.  Conceptualize, execute and enhance the vision and philosophy of news content management. Oversee content of newscasts and proactively act as the “go-to” person for booking compelling and relevant guests for Good Day Charlotte during the weekdays, weekends and post and pre-game shows with a focus on audience growth. Participants and experts should resonate with a large portion of the Charlotte market. Greet, escort and ensure guests are properly equipped with mic and any other equipment the guest (s) might need during the weekday morning show. Encourage guests on GDC to post on social media to their fan base before and after appearances.  Assist with taking photos. Develop creative new ideas and segments in a professional manner to keep the shows fresh with local content for all newscasts including GDC. Must attend all editorial meetings during shift. Act as a liaison with the Promotions department to assist with the booking and execution of satellite live shots to support high profile guests and series. Identify and communicate with Promotions department which stories and/or shows need to be cross-promoted. Oversee gathering of viewer advocacy stories and vet which ones are relevant enough to air. Creatively use skills to produce great TV. Utilize networks of contacts (i.e. PR) to secure celebrity guests visiting Charlotte. Develop contacts in other markets to borrow successful concepts. Other duties as assigned.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Required Skills: Bachelor’s degree in Journalism/Communication. News Production preferred. Must possess a minimum of five years’ experience in a television newsroom or comparable. Ideal candidate must have strong oral & written skill set in social media; strong people and leadership skills and exceptional communication skills with a strong work ethic. Must be highly creative and able to visualize and execute compelling television segments. Organization and outstanding news and content judgement are essential in this role.  Capable to react quickly to breaking news. Working knowledge of libel laws, journalistic ethics and contest rules. Proficiency with newsroom computer systems (iNews, AVID, etc.) and satellite news gathering.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

 

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2017-02-28

Account Executive (2 positions)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY & WMYT, FOX owned duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for an Account Executive. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Ideal candidate will be a sales professional with a minimum 4 years media sales experience.  Responsible for growing transactional list, developing new business & selling digital products by maximizing opportunities.  Must develop & maintain relationships with clients. Excellent oral & written communications skills required.  Prior experience with WideOrbit pref. Candidate must be detailed oriented, resourceful, team player, reliable and a self-starter. Maintain timely paperwork and reports relating to sales activities.

REQUIREMENTS:

Excellent and detailed service on all accounts is expected and required.  Local travel and varied hours required.  Education: Bachelor’s degree required. Experience: Industry experience required; TV Sales preferred

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

For opportunities at other 21st Century Fox companies, please visit http://www.21cf.com/JobSearch/QuickSearch/.

 

DEADLINE: 2017-02-28

Special Projects Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV has an immediate opening for a creative Special Projects Producer. If you can produce dynamic special projects with a proven track record of delivering ratings results and want to take the next great step in your career, then this may be the position may be for you. We need a leader who knows how to dig for a story, produce it with an edge, and use strong storytelling and TV production to make it impactful and memorable.

 

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Skills:

Strong leadership skills
Excellent communication skills
The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:
Knowledge of the FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) process, computer-assisted reporting, data-driven reporting and legal issues related to investigative television news reporting are required. A successful candidate will have a natural curiosity to dig into the how and why of issues. We need someone who understands how to tell stories on twitter, Facebook, mobile, web, as well as TV. This position will help producers craft compelling, engaging and interactive newscasts. We need a leader who is a tremendous writer and storyteller with high journalism and ethical standards. We need passion, positivity and proven results. If you feel you are up to the challenge, we want to hear from you!

 

 

Experience:
Must have at least 5 years of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station
Journalism degree preferred. You should also be proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems such as iNews

HOW TO APPLY:

When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have a link to your work, please apply online and then send a non-returnable DVD to:

WLOS/WMYA-TV
Attn.: News Director
110 Technology Dr.
Asheville, NC 28803

 

Please, no phone calls.
Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

DEADLINE: 2017-02-28

Commercial Production Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV is seeking an experienced and creative Producer/Editor for our Creative Services department. Qualified candidates must be able to create, conceptualize, script, shoot and edit cutting edge commercials for our clients. Live production experience is a plus. The ability to work well with internal and external clients is vital. 

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!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Meeting deadlines with clients and staff, and managing equipment maintenance and usage
• Properly manage and schedule all aspects of Commercial Production, including working with clients, commercial producers, sales staff and agencies
• Work with Sales Management and Account Executives to create a mutually beneficial relationship with clients in the community
• Accurately and promptly turn in all client billing to Department Manager
• Other responsibilities as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

• Non-linear editing experience (Adobe Premier non-linear editing experience is a must)
• Extensive shooting and scripting of both short and long form spots
• Ability to write, shoot and edit content that tells a compelling story
• A strong understanding of fundamental design, sense of color, typography and composition
• Advanced knowledge of the post-production process, including media management and encoding video to various formats
• Ability to maintain a variety of projects and work with varying production styles while employing strong client service skills
• Advanced knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, motion graphics and creative lighting techniques
• Ability to maintain digital assets, archives and edit systems
• Must maintain a valid driver’s license and good driving record
• Ability to routinely lift, carry and move equipment in excess of 40 lbs
• A minimum of five years of experience in broadcast production is a must
• A college degree is preferred

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.


Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-27

Creative Services Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV is seeking an experienced and creative Producer/Editor for our Creative Services department. Qualified candidates must be able to create, conceptualize, script, shoot and edit cutting edge commercials for our clients. Live production experience is a plus. The ability to work well with internal and external clients is vital. 

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!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Meeting deadlines with clients and staff, and managing equipment maintenance and usage
• Properly schedule all aspects of commercial production, including working with clients, sales staff and agencies
• Work with sales management and Marketing Consultants to create a mutually beneficial relationship with clients in the community
• Other responsibilities as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

• Non-linear editing experience (Adobe Premier non-linear editing experience is a must)
• Expertise with Adobe After Effects and Adobe Creative Cloud software
• Extensive shooting and scripting of both short and long form spots
• Ability to write, shoot and edit content that tells a compelling story
• A strong understanding of fundamental design, sense of color, typography and composition
• Advanced knowledge of the post-production process, including media management and encoding video to various formats
• Ability to maintain a variety of projects and work with varying production styles while employing strong client service skills
• Advanced knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, motion graphics and creative lighting techniques
• Ability to maintain digital assets, archives and edit systems
• Must maintain a valid driver’s license and good driving record
• Ability to routinely lift, carry and move equipment in excess of 40 lbs
• A minimum of five years of experience in broadcast production is a must
• A college degree is preferred

HOW TO APPLY:

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


Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-06-01

Assignment Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY, The FOX Owned & Operated duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for an Assignment Editor responsible for gathering story info from various news sources and determining the newsworthiness. The ideal candidate will make decisions on what stories to cover and assign/dispatch crews. Must be aggressive and thorough in responding to breaking news.  Research and select news stories through multiple sources including: news wires, websites, social media, newspapers, scanners and email. The candidate will be responsible for daily communication with police and government officials and agencies. The incumbent must develop reliable sources to help in obtaining, and confirming information for newscasts. Secure and organize elements for newscasts such as electronic audio and video files, photos and documents. Must have broad working knowledge of online databases, as well as broad working knowledge of court and police procedures.  Write and publish stories for fox46charlotte.com and consistently publish to social media channels. Coordinate, dispatch and communicate with crews to planned and breaking news events. Work closely with reporters, producers and managers to develop stories and story ideas. Answer viewer calls and emails and speak with community contacts. Perform other duties as assigned. College degree preferred.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

A minimum of three years’ experience in TV news, including assignment desk experience preferred. Must be well organized and able to manage multiple projects. Must demonstrate outstanding news judgment and good news writing skills. Must be able to deal effectively with people, work in a fast-paced environment and under tight deadlines. Strong working knowledge of the technical aspects of television news production required, including digital and web-based newsgathering tools.  The candidate must be able to use newsroom computer systems, including AVID iNews and AVID search, editing and graphics systems.  Strong communication skills are a must and must be able to complete required administrative tasks in a timely and accurate manner.

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-25

Executive Producer of Special Projects

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY, the FOX Owned & Operated duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for a leader/motivator/idea machine/social media addict to be our Executive Producer of Special Programs. Duties include producing sports and news specials. Specials projects may be live or taped; in studio or on location and include regularly scheduled programming and breaking news. Some fill-in news producing may be included. Social media proficiency and leadership is required.  Editing experience required and videography experience is helpful. If you want to make your mark with innovation and intelligence, we want you to join our team. Fox 46 is committed to the “Getting Results” brand.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will be responsible for compiling stories, video, wire copy, in-field interviews, coordinating video/graphics, social media, etc. The ideal candidate must possess a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style. Work with newsroom staff (Reporters, Anchors, Producers, etc.) in story selection and script development. Coordinate social media and web coverage and support the Senior Web Producer and the Director of Social Media.  Make contacts with relevant sports figures and newsmakers.  Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the program is on the air.  Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction.  Supervise the APs assigned to the shift and assign Aps writing ideas. Edit Reporter scripts and provide feedback.  Assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to Reporters and Anchors. Provide graphic support by drawing rudimentary instructions (concepts) for graphics personnel. Work closely with assignment desk to coordinate live shots and photographer assignments.  Stay informed on current news and sports events.  Attend and participate in news department meetings.  Must be able to sit for extended period of time and occasionally bend, stoop and crouch in order to accomplish essential duties.  Must be able to arrange, lift or move equipment up to 25 lbs.  Perform other duties and projects as needed and directed by the Assistant News Director or News Director. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree required, with emphasis on journalism and/or communications.  Minimum of 5 years’ experience producing on local or national news broadcast. Management experience preferred. 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-25

Anchor/Digital Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY, the FOX Owned & Operated duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for a News Anchor/Digital Journalist.  A prime position is open in a great Southern city. This journalist will be a breaking news anchor who is able to write, edit and post breaking news on-the-fly during our dynamic morning show. The best candidate will also be a one-man-band. This position is for a DIGITAL FIRST journalist who already has enviable social media skills. Fox 46 is committed to the Getting Results brand. If you want to make your mark, we want you to join our team. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting and anchoring news is required. Excellent communication and writing skills for both broadcast and digital platforms are required. Some training will be provided, if needed. A Bachelor’s degree in communications preferred. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-25

Digital Journalist / Anchor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Multimedia Journalist, with anchoring skills.  We need the total MMJ package: someone who can do their own hard news and breaking news morning live shots 3 days a week.  You will need to be quick on your feet with a desire to beat the other stations each and every day. This Digital Journalist also co-anchors and helps write a Saturday and Sunday morning news show that is a mix of hard news and lifestyle interviews.  FOX46 is a dynamic newsroom; part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. This Digital Journalist will have the opportunity to get attention for the right reasons and to Get Results for the community. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news and 2 year anchoring is required. Excellent communication and writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms.  Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism required. Some training will be provided if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to (50) pounds to complete essential job functions.  Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-25

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY/WMYT-TV, the FOX O&O duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for an Account Executive.  Ideal candidate will be a sales professional with a minimum 4 years media sales experience.  Responsible for growing transactional list, developing new business & selling digital products by maximizing opportunities.  Must develop & maintain relationships with clients. Excellent oral & written communications skills required.  Prior experience with WideOrbit pref. .

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Candidate must be detailed oriented, resourceful, team player, reliable and a self-starter. Maintain timely paperwork and reports relating to sales activities. Excellent and detailed service on all accounts is expected and required.  Local travel and varied hours required.  Education: Bachelor’s degree required. Experience: Industry experience required; TV Sales preferred

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-25

Photojournalist / DJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY/WMYT-TV, the FOX O&O duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts by performing the following duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Regular attendance is required. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS policies and procedures. Other duties as assigned. Some in-studio camera duties. Attends and participates in all scheduled meetings. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) required, preferably with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication. One to two year’s equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must be able to lift and carry up to (50) pounds to complete essential job functions.  Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-25

News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY/WMYT-TV, the FOX O&O duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for a News Producer, responsible for daily production of newscast (s) to include: setting up the story, interviews, writing, graphic coordination and social media posting. Must become very knowledgeable about the Charlotte region and develop meaningful contacts. Become fluent with the Fox 46 news brand and strive for excellence in headline writing skills. Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style.  Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts. Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for online and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts.  Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air.  Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in studio.  Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscast about changes. Partner with newscast director before, during and after newscast to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts.  Edits reporter scripts and provides feedback. Assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Work with on-air staff by phone and in person to assist with story development and/or story support.  Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift.  Assign writing ideas to APs.  Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments.  Participates in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts.  Participate in special projects and programming.  Available to work outside of scheduled hours. Constantly uses verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions. Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties.  Attend and participate in any company training seminars, meetings or other attendance required events.  Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions.    

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Must possess a minimum of 2 years television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is required. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-25

Web Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX O&O duopoly in Charlotte, NC is seeking a content producer with strong web and social media focus.  Should live and breathe online news and be an expert on a variety of digital and social media platforms.  Will gather news from social media sources and identify trending topics, but also create content that will itself become trending.  Produces stories using text, photos, and video.  Needs to be an excellent storyteller and writer, with strong knowledge of AP style and a zero-tolerance policy for typos.  Non-linear video editing skills and experience a must.  Be able to work in a team and liaison with newsroom staff to ensure complete social media and web dominance. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree required, plus two to three years of web production management experience.  Solid understanding of web/mobile standards, design, and usability, along with an eye for detail.  Knowledge of HTML and Photoshop.

Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-25

Maintenance Engineer/Digital Systems

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY and WMYT, Fox O&O serving the Charlotte, NC region is seeking a Maintenance Engineer / Digital Systems. The Maintenance Engineer will manage the technical operations of this Fox O&O duopoly in accordance with FCC, OSHA, and Corporate Engineering Standards and practices that meets SMPTE/IEEE and ATSC and other applicable specifications. In addition to maintenance duties for Engineering, this employee will install and turn up new technologies and provide necessary operator training to match department workflow. As needed this position supports repair and maintenance of the facility. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Knowledge, Abilities and Skills: In depth knowledge of broadcast technical operations including IP based equipment. Extensive knowledge and experience with hardware, software, and multiple OS of servers and PC’s is required. Ability to work with any manufacturer on applications. Basic understanding of networking devices on multiple LANs and connecting to WANS is a plus. Strong organizational and communication skills. Ability to understand and implement written procedures and directives a current working knowledge of IT and broadcast equipment, an understanding of multiple formats of video and transport streams. A clear working knowledge of multiple digital media formats and basics of transcoding. Ability to maintain satellite operations. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious relationships. Maintain confidentiality regarding company information.

REQUIREMENTS:

Education: Minimum Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
Experience: 3 years engineering experience working in a TV broadcast news environment.
Credentials: Must have a valid NC/SC driver’s license. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, reach above one’s head and climb ladders. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

Ancillary Training a plus:
ITX Automation system training and experience
OSHA Electrical (NEC) lockout/tag out training
SBE certification
Network IT training
FCC General Class license
OSHA MSDS training
RF transmitter and microwave training or experience
Satellite installation and maintenance training

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-25

Newscast Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY/WMYT, the FOX O&O duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Newscast Director. The ideal candidate will have experience as both a director and a technical director, with a hands-on understanding of the Sony 7000, 4M/E switcher or similar systems.  Knowledge of Chyron ISQ, Mosaic, and Powerclyps; BitCentral, and Avid iNews is also preferred.  The ideal candidate must be able to handle fast-paced and quick changing newscasts, breaking news and weather events. These newscasts have a broad range of segments which include, but are not limited to:  in studio guests, multiple live shots, anchor movement throughout the studio, combined animations and heavy use of graphics. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Newscast Director’s responsibilities include audio mixing, floor directing, studio camera operation and jib as well as other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree preferred. Two (2) years’ experience directing/technical directing live and pre-produced television newscasts required. Familiarity with automated newsroom control systems is a plus.

**Please provide a work sample video link of a complete live broadcast that the candidate has directed and technically directed to be considered for this position.  The unedited show reel must contain two audio tracks: 1) Director audio track and 2) Show audio mix.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-06-03

Assignment Desk Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY, The FOX Owned & Operated duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for an Assignment Editor responsible for gathering story info from various news sources and determining the newsworthiness. The ideal candidate will make decisions on what stories to cover and assign/dispatch crews. Must be aggressive and thorough in responding to breaking news.  Research and select news stories through multiple sources including: news wires, websites, social media, newspapers, scanners and email. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The candidate will be responsible for daily communication with police and government officials and agencies. The incumbent must develop reliable sources to help in obtaining, and confirming information for newscasts. Secure and organize elements for newscasts such as electronic audio and video files, photos and documents. Must have broad working knowledge of online databases, as well as broad working knowledge of court and police procedures.  Write and publish stories for fox46charlotte.com and consistently publish to social media channels. Coordinate, dispatch and communicate with crews to planned and breaking news events. Work closely with reporters, producers and managers to develop stories and story ideas. Answer viewer calls and emails and speak with community contacts. Perform other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS:

College degree preferred.  A minimum of three years’ experience in TV news, including assignment desk experience preferred. Must be well organized and able to manage multiple projects. Must demonstrate outstanding news judgment and good news writing skills. Must be able to deal effectively with people, work in a fast-paced environment and under tight deadlines. Strong working knowledge of the technical aspects of television news production required, including digital and web-based newsgathering tools.  The candidate must be able to use newsroom computer systems, including AVID iNews and AVID search, editing and graphics systems.  Strong communication skills are a must and must be able to complete required administrative tasks in a timely and accurate manner.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

 

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-06-03

Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS News 13, in beautiful Asheville, NC (Market 37), has an exciting opportunity for a Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter. Your responsibilities will include anchoring, reporting, shooting and editing, as well as, maintaining web, mobile and social media content. We want an excellent storyteller who can find captivating characters.

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Experience:

Skills:

  • A positive attitude
  • The ability to work as a team, and independently, as necessary
  • A strong writer
  • Someone with sharp wit and the ability to work well with others
  • A self-starter and who can generate his or her own story ideas on a daily basis
    able to demonstrate enterprise reporting and creativity in story-telling
  • Exemplary communication skills

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

  • A clean driving record
  • Considerable live shot experience
  • Previous experience working in a team environment is a must
  • You must have 4+ years on-air experience

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.


Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-06-03

Digital Sales Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Digital Sales Manager – WCCB Charlotte

Full-time Position

 WCCB, CW’s  Affiliate, is the flagship station of Bahakel Communications in Charlotte, NC. We seek a proven digital media seller to lead our team of multimedia sales professionals.  The Digital Sales Manager must possess a passion for new media, have the resolve to keep pace with its evolution, and thrive in a client-focused team environment.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

RESPONSIBILITIES

Provide sales team with digital platform training, support and innovative integrations
Gather new media technology, content information and research
Develop new digital revenue initiatives and grow existing digital accounts
Support local sellers in sales presentations to multiple points of contact with client/agency personnel
Meet extensively with clients to develop/strengthen business relationships and drive client retention
Respond to RFP requests and meet client deadlines
Prepare and implement individual advertiser account strategy and establish revenue goals
Regularly meet with local sales team including group and individual meetings to ensure professional development and success with company goals
Lead portion of weekly sales meeting devoted to digital
Meet with vendors and potential vendors to improve existing and develop new programs
Assist with implementation of programs and be knowledgeable on technical aspects
Act as primary negotiator on all digital business
Manage various expense budgets related to digital initiatives
Maintain current and accurate revenue forecasts
Prepare and present various reports
Report to the General Sales Manager and work in partnership with the Local Sales Manager to achieve stated and strategic goals
 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Provide sales team with digital platform training, support and innovative integrations
Gather new media technology, content information and research
Develop new digital revenue initiatives and grow existing digital accounts
Support local sellers in sales presentations to multiple points of contact with client/agency personnel
Meet extensively with clients to develop/strengthen business relationships and drive client retention
Respond to RFP requests and meet client deadlines
Prepare and implement individual advertiser account strategy and establish revenue goals
Regularly meet with local sales team including group and individual meetings to ensure professional development and success with company goals
Lead portion of weekly sales meeting devoted to digital
Meet with vendors and potential vendors to improve existing and develop new programs
Assist with implementation of programs and be knowledgeable on technical aspects
Act as primary negotiator on all digital business
Manage various expense budgets related to digital initiatives
Maintain current and accurate revenue forecasts
Prepare and present various reports


Report to the General Sales Manager and work in partnership with the Local Sales Manager to achieve stated and strategic goals.
 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

QUALIFICATIONS

Ability to lead, train and direct sales team successfully
Familiarity with new media, digital interactive initiatives, social media and content
Experience developing and selling through new business as a skilled negotiator and motivator
Strong organizational, written and communication skills.


Ability to excel in a collaborative environment with driven sales professionals and managers.
 

HOW TO APPLY:

WCCB is an Equal Opportunity Employer

  

Email resumes to:

Carol Mangin, Executive Assistant

carol.mangin@wccbcharlotte.com

6/8/16     No phone calls, please.

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-06-30

Videographer/Editor/Writer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Creative Services - WCCB Charlotte
Videographer/Editor/Writer - Full Time Position

WCCB, Charlotte’s CW is looking for an experienced Creative Services Producer to join our award winning team. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Non linear editing experience required, familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite is a plus.
  • Advanced knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, DSLR experience   preferred
  • Creative eye for shooting commercial and long form spots,
  • Creative writing to produce effective scripts for client’s commercials and station promos
  • Ability to handle all aspects of production including studio & field lighting, sound and production gear
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Minimum of three years experience in field production and editing.
  • College Degree preferred.

REQUIREMENTS:

Qualified candidates will have excellent communication skills and be able to work in a fast paced television environment.  While being able to conceptualize and create effective client commercials and long form informational packages; working with Sales Team & clients to brainstorm ideas, write scripts, shoot & edit.  A strong background in videography and visual storytelling is a plus.  A great attitude and work ethic is a must, along with the ability to self motivate while pushing the creative envelope.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send resume, reel/links and salary history to:

Andy Madewell
Creative Services Director
One Television Place, Charlotte, NC 28205
 amadewell@wccbcharlotte.com

No phone calls please.

EOE

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-06-30

Network Broadcast Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Bible Broadcasting Network (BBN) is looking for qualified candidates to join our team. The Network Broadcast Engineer is responsible for support and assistance with all technical aspects of BBN operations including occasional travel to radio stations across the country.  No phone calls or e-mails. Apply on line at: http://tinyurl.com/hv46z7k

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include the installation, diagnostics and maintenance of studio and broadcast audio equipment, wiring, interface & processing; high-power RF transmission systems; general electronics; and satellite uplink/downlink communications. Prior broadcast engineering experience required, including RF experience.

REQUIREMENTS:

Associates degree in electrical engineering and/or S.B.E. certification helpful. U.S. citizens legally qualified to work in America need only apply. Competitive compensation and superior benefits for the right candidate. This is NOT an I.T. job!

HOW TO APPLY:

No phone calls or e-mails. Apply on line at: http://tinyurl.com/hv46z7k

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-07-19

Local Sales Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV is seeking a detail-oriented Sales Assistant who has strong written and oral communication skills.

 

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include: 

-Creation of PowerPoint presentations, database management, and sales report maintenance
-Efficiently work with the team of Marketing Consultants/management team
-Assist with support on local and national business
-Various administrative duties and contract management
-Other responsibilities as assigned

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements: 

-Skilled with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word duties
-Be able to utilize Wide Orbit, Wide Orbit Sales, Matrix, MediaLine, Outlook, and multi-line phone system 
-Great attention to detail is essential
-Strong analytical ability
-Ability to meet strict deadlines while maintaining accuracy

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:

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

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-07-14

Broadcast Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV, located in beautiful Asheville, NC, is seeking a Broadcast Engineer! This individual will be responsible for installing and maintaining video, audio, and other equipment associated with television broadcasting. This includes server-based record and play-out systems, non-linear editors, production switchers, routing switchers, MPEG encoders, decoders, automation, news room computer systems, data networks, and broadcast transmission equipment.

 

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!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include:

Provide the engineering design and assist with the building and installation of electronic systems/equipment as assigned
Maintain and repair transmitters (AM, FM, TV, Microwave, Fiber, satellite, etc.), receivers, cameras, switchers, graphic systems, audio equipment, video tape systems, routers, automation/editing systems, intercoms, two-way radios, monitors and display systems
Provide budget information to support the implementation of new systems
Provide technical support to operational users
Consult and communicate with engineering management and other engineers on technical issues as required
Work closely with the Chief Photographer to ensure all news gathering equipment is kept in good working order
Provide specific engineering signal flow diagrams for CAD documentation on all work performed on technical systems
Perform all technical work to engineering standards and practice
Conduct, plan and execute remote productions such as town halls, parades and election night
Inspect and repair all sng/dsng trucks
Other duties may be assigned

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Other Qualifications and Requirements:

 

Self-starter, able to work efficiently without direct supervision
Be able to work effectively with other departments receiving and communicating instructions via telephone or in person.
Be an integral part of a team working with all other departments in the building
Be able to read and understand technical materials
Able to set priorities under pressure of deadlines
Able to concentrate for long periods of time
Hold a valid drivers license
Must be flexible to accommodate shift changes including extended hours, weekends, and evenings
Associate’s degree (AA) in electronics preferred
Minimum of five years broadcast experience
Working knowledge of broadcast station operations

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:

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

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-06-26

Production Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA is seeking a full-time production assistant.

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include:

Operate Chyron, Audio, Camera or Teleprompter for our (Morning, Evening, Weekend) newscast

Prep for newscasts including but not limited to:
  Prepare all graphics to air during newscast
  Preset and assign all microphones and IFBs for newscast
  Studio and set preparation
  Maintaining studio
  Lighting
  Tape Editing for newscasts
  Other duties as assigned
 

General Hours:

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 4:00am-1:15pm. Saturday and Sunday 4:00am-12:30pm
Must be able to work on weekends. Other hours as needed, on occasion.

REQUIREMENTS:

A four year degree is preferable
At least one year of live studio television news experience is necessary
Non-linear editing experience will be helpful
 

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.


Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-13

Digital Sales Assistant

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!

 

 WLOS-TV is seeking a detail-oriented Digital Sales Assistant who has strong organizational written and oral communication skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include: 

Efficiently work with Management, Marketing Consultants and various Corporate teams
Successfully coordinate & deploy all sold digital campaigns in an accurate & timely manner via internal project ticketing system
Trouble shoot any problematic issues with live digital campaigns and implement changes as needed
Develop monthly or quarterly advertiser progress reports as requested by Management or Marketing Consultants
Prepare a weekly campaign performance analysis for all active campaigns and review with DSM
Creation of PowerPoint presentations for Digital Solutions as needed
Assist the Digital Sales Coordinator on graphics development
Various administrative duties
Write marketing content as needed
Other responsibilities as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements: 

Skilled with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
Attention to detail is essential for success in this position
Ability to work in a fast paced environment, meeting strict deadlines while maintaining accuracy
Strong trouble shooting & analytical ability
Excellent writing & editorial skills
Knowledge of Photoshop Suite (Preferred, but not required)
Be able to utilize OSI, Asana, Outlook, and other systems used on a daily basis

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/
 
 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-09-24

Engineering Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY/WMYT the FOX O&O serving the Charlotte, NC region is seeking an Engineering Manager who will directly lead the day to day repair and maintenance of WJZY on-air product, equipment, studio production systems, transmitter, building maintenance, at all Charlotte FOX sites by performing duties as outlined below.



RESPONSIBILITIES:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Directly leads and manages the day to day engineering team to maintain the stations highest quality of distributed broadcast signals. Must lead, manage, initiate improvements with the highest standards of excellence. Supervise the engineering employees to build a team that excels with every assignment and provide management oversight to create and maintain the highest levels of engineering quality control processes. Responsible for all the day to day engineering projects, tasks, and assignments, including multiple reports. Responsible for all FCC regulatory compliance as Chief Operator, including the Chief Operator FCC log. Must meet all assigned deadlines. Schedule resources to meet department projects/tasks. Follow the day to day policies and procedures for Purchase Order workflow. Responsible for Engineering IT related equipment and network assignments. The ideal candidate will implement and maintain the highest level of quality control and minimal downtime of equipment. Must meet all Electrical Safety, Tower safety, and OSHA regulator for health and safety of employees. Assist VP Engineering/Operations with strategies, project development, procurement, and implementations of 3-year capital planning. Assists VP Engineering/Operation during scheduled and non-scheduled hours. Ability to work non-schedule hours during breaking news or whenever an operational need arises for maintaining the highest quality of signals distributed by the station. Other duties as assigned.


REQUIREMENTS:

TYPICAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION:
Regularly stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear. Occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Ability to climb ladders and perform roof work inspections.

EDUCATION: College degree or broadcast equivalent knowledge and experience required. Minimum 3 years’ equivalent experience

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-25

Audio Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R. Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY-WMYT TV, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC (Market #22) is seeking an Audio Operator (Technician.) This position reports to the Production & Operations Manager. The Audio technician will operate the audio board during live newscasts and other productions, properly mixing various sources including anchor mics, audio from live remotes, animated opens and video clips. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities and duties include: Operate audio board during fast-paced newscasts, mixing various sources including anchor mics, audio from live remotes, animated opens and video clips. Maintain wireless mic and IFB packs, ensuring fresh batteries before each show. Responsible for monitoring crews that are dialing in on IFB lines and obtaining mic checks from talent before each live shot. Must be able to route the proper mix-minus audio sub-mix to each IFB line. Must be able to put live callers on the air. Ensure that the correct audio mix is going out to our Closed Captioning vendor at all times. Ability to help troubleshoot audio issues with input from our engineers. Perform other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

Required Skills: A thorough understanding and knowledge of broadcast TV production is desired, including but not limited to the following assignments: studio camera operation; floor director; operating jib camera; maintaining the condition of the studio, sets and props with periodic cleanings. The ability to work under pressure and in a cohesive team environment. Must be prompt and reliable with a great attitude. Ability to fill in as a Director or Technical Direct is a plus. Minimum of one-year experience in a news production position. High school degree or equivalent is required. Bachelor’s Degree or 2-yr certification preferred. The ideal candidate must have clear verbal skills. Must be willing to work nights and weekends and be able to lift 25 to 50lbs.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-25

Research & Programming Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R. Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY/WMYT-TV, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC (Market #22) is seeking a Research & Programming Director. Critical features of this job are described below.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Research Essential Functions:
Analyze and evaluate all audience measurement systems and all ratings data for internal & external use.
Conduct, analyze and interpret special Nielsen studies. Interpret findings for other departments.
Maintain all research systems (TVScan, Qualitap, Nielsen, Sorenson, Comscore. Maintain Nielsen station information and remain current with Nielsen related issues. Create Qualitative profiles and positioning pieces for Sales, News and Programming. Create rating estimates for Sales master planners and avails system. Create promotional material for the Sales Department (ratings one sheets, sports packages, positioning pieces, etc. Maintain Nielsen station information and remain current with Nielsen related issues. Prepare rating book breakouts. Represent the Station in a manner consistent with the business standards and policies of the Company.

Programming Essential Functions:
Evaluate new and current programming. Provide analysis of program acquisitions (estimate rational, lead-in and lead-out share, key demo trending.) Prepare and distribute program orders and communicate network, syndicated and local program format information. Perform program episode scheduling through the Wide Orbit system, or similar system, coordinate house number system, communicate relevant information to impacted departments, and prepare monthly usage reports. Maintain program contract information in the Wide Orbit system under supervision of the Regional VP of Finance. Review paid programs to ensure compliance with FTS policy. Maintain paid programming library, coordinate paid program scheduling with Sales, Traffic and Production. Maintain Public File including letters and email from the public, as well as quarterly issues reports and annual home office reports, i.e., return reports. Perform weekly review of children’s programming for FCC compliance. Assist in communication of operational procedures for live even programming. Ensure that Station FCC online file is current and up to date working with TVHO Corporate Attorney. Coordinate with Master Control satellite feed information and iTX program purges. 

REQUIREMENTS:

4-year degree (B.A) preferred. Minimum 2 years’ related sales experience required. Work schedule is Monday-Friday.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-25

Anchor/DJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R. Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC (Market #22) is looking for a News Anchor/Digital Journalist. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate must be an engaging and experienced news reader who infuses every story with warmth and personality. Must be a highly-motivated journalist who can turn hard news and investigative stories that embrace the Getting Results brand. Must have the ability to do it all, while posting to social media and engaging viewers, fans and followers. Must be an outgoing recruiter of viewers by being proactive in making personal appearances in the community to promote our station and brand. If you want to become an important player in the community, this is the career opportunity for you. FOX46 is part of the newsroom of the future movement and you will be expected to shoot, write and edit your own stories. Training will be provided, if needed. 

REQUIREMENTS:

A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting and anchoring news is required. Excellent communication and writing skills for both broadcast and digital platforms are required. Bachelor’s degree in Communications or Journalism required. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-25

Digital Journalist – Investigative

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R. Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC (Market #22) is seeking a multimedia journalist. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must be able to shoot, write, edit and deliver important and impactful investigative stories on air and via social media outlets. Dynamic live skills required. Must be well-informed on current events and local newsmakers with experience in finding, researching and executing investigative stories that Get Results. The ideal candidate must be a self-starter with a great attitude and desire to compete. FOX46 is the fastest-growing news station in the market. We are committed to the Getting Results brand. If you want to make your mark with innovation and intelligence, we want you on our team. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news required. Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills required for broadcast and digital platforms. Must be able to lift and carry up to (50) pounds to complete essential job functions. Bachelor’s degree in Communications or Journalism required. Some training will be provided if needed. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-25

Assignment Desk Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for an Assignment Editor responsible for gathering story info from various news sources and determining the newsworthiness. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will make decisions on what stories to cover and assign/dispatch crews. Must be aggressive and thorough in responding to breaking news. Research and select news stories through multiple sources including: news wires, websites, social media, newspapers, scanners and email. The candidate will be responsible for daily communication with police and government officials and agencies. The incumbent must develop reliable sources to help in obtaining, and confirming information for newscasts. Secure and organize elements for newscasts such as electronic audio and video files, photos and documents. Must have broad working knowledge of online databases, as well as broad working knowledge of court and police procedures. Write and publish stories for fox46charlotte.com and consistently publish to social media channels. Coordinate, dispatch and communicate with crews to planned and breaking news events. Work closely with reporters, producers and managers to develop stories and story ideas. Answer viewer calls and emails and speak with community contacts. Perform other duties as assigned. College degree preferred. 

REQUIREMENTS:

A minimum of three years’ experience in TV news, including assignment desk experience preferred. Must be well organized and able to manage multiple projects. Must demonstrate outstanding news judgment and good news writing skills. Must be able to deal effectively with people, work in a fast-paced environment and under tight deadlines. Strong working knowledge of the technical aspects of television news production required, including digital and web-based newsgathering tools. The candidate must be able to use newsroom computer systems, including AVID iNews and AVID search, editing and graphics systems. Strong communication skills are a must and must be able to complete required administrative tasks in a timely and accurate manner.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-25

Executive Producer of Special Projects

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for a leader/motivator/idea machine/social media addict to be our Executive Producer of Special Programs. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties include producing sports and news specials. Specials projects may be live or taped; in studio or on location and include regularly scheduled programming and breaking news. Some fill-in news producing may be included. Social media proficiency and leadership is required. Editing experience required and videography experience is helpful. If you want to make your mark with innovation and intelligence, we want you to join our team. Fox 46 is committed to the “Getting Results” brand. The ideal candidate will be responsible for compiling stories, video, wire copy, in-field interviews, coordinating video/graphics, social media, etc. and must possess a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style. Work with newsroom staff (Reporters, Anchors, Producers, etc.) in story selection and script development. Coordinate social media and web coverage and support the Senior Web Producer
and the Director of Social Media. Make contacts with relevant sports figures and newsmakers. Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the program is on the air. Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction. Supervise APs assigned to the shift and writing ideas. Edit Reporter scripts and provide feedback and assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to Reporters and Anchors. Provide support for graphics personnel by drawing rudimentary instructions (concepts) for graphics personnel. Work closely with assignment desk to coordinate live shots and photographer assignments. Stay informed on current news and sports events. Attend and participate in news department meetings. Must be able to sit for extended period of time and occasionally bend, stoop and crouch in order to accomplish essential duties. Must be able to arrange, lift or move equipment up to 25 lbs. Other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree required, with emphasis on journalism and/or communications. Minimum of 5 years’ experience producing on local or national news broadcast. Management experience preferred. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-25

News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is looking for a News Producer, responsible for daily production of newscast (s) to include: setting up stories, interviews, writing, graphic coordination and social media posting. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must become very knowledgeable about the Charlotte region and develop meaningful contacts. Become fluent with the Fox 46 news brand and strive for excellence in headline writing skills. Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style. Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts.
Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for online and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts. Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air. Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in studio. Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscast about changes. Partner with newscast director before, during and after newscast to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts. Edits reporter scripts and provides feedback. Assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Work with on-air staff by phone and
in person to assist with story development and/or story support. Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift. Assign writing ideas to APs. Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments. Participates in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts. Participate in special projects and programming. Constantly uses verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Must possess a minimum of 2 years’ television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is required. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-25

Accounts Receivable Specialist

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! 

WLOS, in Asheville, NC, is seeking a Billing Coordinator to assist with customer service, billing management, and credit management tasks. This role will be responsible for resolving inquires from both internal and external customers, completing billing processes in a timely manner, managing and completing invoice adjustments in HelpTrac and Oracle systems, and demonstrating leadership and personal traits while carrying out all functions and duties. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

-Handling emails and calls for payment portal
-Upload and maintain scripts that are used for our co-op business
-Maintain up-to-date terms and records in billing systems
-Process/upload billing information
-Assist with balancing and maintaining customer accounts
-Prepare and maintain various reports
-Investigate customer inquiries as needed
-Carry out activities according to specific procedures and deadlines
-Communicate with internal personnel and clients via phone or email as a hub center

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements: 

-Must be proficient with Excel
-Knowledge of general accounting principles
-Broadcasting or media experience preferred
-Experience with a broadcast traffic system such as OSI or Wide Orbit a plus
-Ideal candidate will be able to prioritize and multitask, have a high level of attention to detail, and have excellent communication (both written and over the phone) skills

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-28

Regional Staff Accountant

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

We are seeking a Regional Accountant for our business operations hub in Asheville, NC. The Regional Accountant will report to the Regional Controller. Main duties will include supporting the business departments of assigned markets in the following areas:

-preparation of month end close, including financial statements and general ledger
reconciliation of general ledger accounts
-fixed asset management
-budgeting and forecasting
-variance analysis
-human resources and payroll
-accounts receivable and credit management

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements include:

-ability to work well in a fast-paced team environment
-ability to manage multiple tasks
-high attention to detail
-strong accounting and analytical skills
-ability to meet multiple deadlines
-knowledge of SOX compliance
-proficiency in Microsoft Office products, especially Excel
-Oracle experience preferred
-television broadcasting or media experience preferred

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-28

Reporter (Prime Time)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Prime Time News Reporter

August 7, 2017

WCCB Charlotte has an opening for an experienced prime time reporter.

We are looking for someone with strong reporting, writing and investigative skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Candidate must be able to perform strong live shots. We need someone with excellent communication skills for a diverse audience and social media skills.  Plus: the ability to shoot and edit.

REQUIREMENTS:

Additionally, we need someone who is adaptable, a team player, has a variety of skills, a strong work ethic and enjoys daily interactions with our viewers and co-workers. This is an opportunity to bring an outgoing personality with solid reporting skills to WCCB News @ Ten.

HOW TO APPLY:

Send reel and resume to:

 Angela Robbins

WCCB News Director

arobbins@wccbcharlotte.com

No phone calls please

 EOE

 Please note source of referral on all resumes/cover letters.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-09-08

Local Sales and National Sales Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Local/National Sales Assistant- Full Time

 WCCB-TV Charlotte the CW

Candidate must be able to coordinate, prepare and distribute information as requested by Sales Managers and Account Executives for a television station.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Primary duties include assisting the sales team on order entry, contract maintenance, including weekly posting, make-goods, spot times and resolving discrepancies. Duties will also include assistance with package and presentation creation, executing promotional campaigns for WCCB Charlotte, other duties deemed necessary by the sales management team.

Candidate must possess the ability to prioritize workflow, be self-motivated, and work with minimal supervision to resolve conflicts. Candidate must have excellent organizational and interpersonal communication skills. Capable of working well under pressure in a fast-paced sales environment and be a team player.

REQUIREMENTS:

Hands-on knowledge of traffic systems, preferably Wide Orbit a MUST with minimum of 1 year experience in Media. Candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, Marketing or related degree a plus.

HOW TO APPLY:

Interested applicants should send or email their resume to:

Carol Mangin, Executive Assistant

carol.mangin@wccbcharlotte.com

WCCB Charlotte the CW

One Television Place

Charlotte, NC 28205

 Please, no phone calls.

 EOE

8/4/2017

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-09-08

Newscast Producer (WCCB Charlotte)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

 WCCB Charlotte is looking for a Newscast Producer

 We are looking for an experienced full-time news producer to join our award-winning team.

 Our newscasts are not the usual cookie-cutter broadcasts. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

We need someone who is a great writer, detail oriented, a multi-tasker and someone who can use graphics and our set to showcase stories and talent.

REQUIREMENTS:

You must be familiar with live shots, the use of social media in newscasts, production techniques and standard news gathering.

 We are looking for someone who can meet deadlines and work under pressure.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send disc or link to show along with a critique of that show and resume to:

 Jeff Monheit / Assistant News Director

WCCB Television

One Television Place

Charlotte, NC 28205

email: jmonheit@wccbcharlotte.com

No phone calls.

 Please mention where you heard about this position.

 EOE

 July 26, 2017

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-09-08

Weekend Newscast Technical Director (WCCB Charlotte)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

FULL-TIME WEEKEND NEWSCAST TECHNICAL DIRECTOR/ DIRECTOR

 WCCB Charlotte (CW) is currently interviewing for a newscast director.  Candidate must possess strong leadership abilities and work well under high stress deadline conditions. Strong communication skills are necessary.

 This position will primarily be Friday through Tuesday 3pm - midnight. However, the candidate would also be required to fill in for vacation relief and any shifts deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of both WCCB and WOLO.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

PRIMARY DUTIES

 Direct and/or technical our 10pm newscast, our 10:30pm Edge entertainment style show, our sports show “Got Game”, and our WOLO 6pm and 11pm news – or any combination of the above.

SECONDARY DUTIES

 Studio support - including camera operation, graphics, audio, video-tape playback and lighting, or any other tasks deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of both WCCB and WOLO.

REQUIREMENTS:

 A minimum of (1) year of directing live news, or relevant experience, and a minimum of (2) years of television production experience are required

HOW TO APPLY:

Interested Applicants should email or send a cover letter and resume to:

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Rick Gamertsfelder / Production Manager

rgamertsfelder@wccbtv.com

WCCB

One Television Place

Charlotte NC 28205

EOE

07/27/17

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-09-08

Marketing Consultant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA, in Asheville, NC, has an excellent opportunity for a Marketing Consultant. We are looking for someone who can connect with clients and help them achieve their business objectives through effective TV and digital advertising. The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills, an enthusiastic and passionate personality, have a tenacious yet empathetic attitude, and a drive to succeed!

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 the 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Experience:

We are currently looking for entry- level candidates interested in a career in media sales. Employment will include an intense sales training program in Baltimore, MD. After training, responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

 

Client Relations

 

 

Responsible for generating revenue for the station and meeting monthly goals through effective solicitations, promotions and services including telephone, in-person and email communication
Develop new business through selling commercial advertising time, digital, and other station products by contacting advertising agencies and local advertisers
Professionally formatted and written documents, including emails, are a must
Contribute to client proposals and other client documentation
Maintain and build positive customer relationships
Document all client contact and file all advertisement documentation
Handle confidential information with discretion
Initiate, follow-up and conclude assignments accurately and independently
Assist in the collection of past due accounts

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

Advertising

Create advertising strategies incorporating TV, mobile, online and digital billboard mediums
Create short and long-term client campaign plans
Develop advertising concepts and ideas
Prepare, negotiate and implement client media buys
Keep current on all of the company’s digital advertising products
Understand demographic data as it relates to media buys
General administrative tasks as needed
 

Qualifications

Strong desire to be in outside sales
Strong organizational, written and presentation skills
Proficient in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Self-motivated
Ability to overcome objections and retain a positive attitude
Working knowledge of new media, digital initiatives and social media required
Enjoys a fast paced environment with a desire to win
Professional appearance is a must
Must have a valid driver’s license, good driving record and your own vehicle

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-10-12

Weekend Morning Anchor/Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Weekend News Anchor / Reporter. The ideal candidate should have considerable live shot experience. We are looking for a strong writer, someone with sharp wit and the ability to work well with others. Were also looking for someone who is a self-starter and who can generate his or her own story ideas on a daily basis.

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!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Experience:

You will be required to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet and social networks, along with performing other duties as assigned by the news managers.

Skills:

Ability to demonstrate enterprise reporting and creativity in story-telling
Exemplary communication skills
Ability to work under deadline and on a flexible schedule, that will include evenings and/or weekends, is required

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

Previous anchoring experience is required
You must have 3-5 years on-air experience
Previous experience working in a team environment is a must
 

If you have the required experience and skills, please apply online. In addition, include a link of your latest work.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-10-12

Photojournalist/DJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is looking for a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts.   

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner. This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned.  Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS policies and procedures. Some in-studio camera duties. Other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) required, preferably with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication. One to two year’s equivalent experience. Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-11-03

Traffic Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is looking for a Traffic Coordinator, responsible for the accuracy of spot placement and separation of the log, and front loads each week in an effort to maximize the inventory and ensure inventory is not left unsold. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Monitors and notifies appropriate management of inventories that becomes available at the last minute or oversold. Evaluates and takes action on the inventory two or more weeks into the future to ensure the time required to publish each log is minimum. Assists other Commercial Operations personnel when necessary, and works with other departments as required. 

REQUIREMENTS:

A Bachelors degree from a four-year college or university is preferred. One to two years of TV traffic experience in commercial television station preferred. Knowledge of WideOrbit, Commercial Delivery Systems, and Microsoft Office (Excel and Word) is helpful. The candidate must be detail oriented and able to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-11-03

Executive Producer of Special Projects

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Awarular)d Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for a leader/motivator/idea machine/social media addict to be our Executive Producer of Special Programs. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties include producing sports and news specials. Specials projects may be live or taped; in
studio or on location and include regularly scheduled programming and breaking news. Some fill-in news producing may be included. Social media proficiency and leadership is required. Editing experience required and videography experience is helpful. If you want to make your mark with innovation and intelligence, we want you to join our team. Fox 46 is committed to the “Getting Results” brand. The ideal candidate will be responsible for compiling stories, video, wire copy, in-field interviews, coordinating video/graphics, social media, etc. and must possess a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style. Work with newsroom staff (Reporters, Anchors, Producers, etc.) in story selection and script development. Coordinate social media and web coverage and support the Senior Web Producer and the Director of Social Media. Make contacts with relevant sports figures and newsmakers. Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the program is on the air. Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction. Supervise APs assigned to the shift and writing ideas. Edit Reporter scripts and provide feedback and assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to Reporters and Anchors. Provide support for graphics personnel by drawing rudimentary instructions (concepts) for graphics personnel. Work closely with assignment desk to coordinate live shots and photographer assignments. Stay informed on current news and sports events. Attend and participate in news department meetings. Must be able to sit for extended period of time and occasionally bend, stoop and crouch in order to accomplish essential duties. Must be able to arrange, lift or move equipment up to 25 lbs. Other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree required, with emphasis on journalism and/or communications. Minimum of 5 years’ experience producing on local or national news broadcast. Management experience preferred. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-11-03

News Anchor/Digital Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R. Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC (Market #22) is looking for a News Anchor/Digital Journalist. The ideal candidate must be an engaging and experienced news reader who infuses every story with warmth and personality. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must be a highly-motivated journalist who can turn hard news and investigative stories that embrace the Getting Results brand. Must have the ability to do it all, while posting to social media and engaging viewers, fans and followers. Must be an outgoing recruiter of viewers by being proactive in making personal appearances in the community to promote our station and brand. If you want to become an important player in the community, this is the career opportunity for you. FOX46 is part of the newsroom of the future movement and you will be expected to shoot, write and edit your own stories. Training will be provided, if needed. 

REQUIREMENTS:

A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting and anchoring news is required. Excellent communication and writing skills for both broadcast and digital platforms are required. Bachelor’s degree in Communications or Journalism required. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license. Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds to complete essential job functions. Bachelor’s degree in Communications or Journalism required. Some training will be provided if needed. 

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-11-03

News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is looking for a News Producer, responsible for daily production of newscast (s) to include: setting up stories, interviews, writing, graphic coordination and social media posting. Must become very knowledgeable about the Charlotte region and develop meaningful contacts. Become fluent with the Fox 46 news brand and strive for excellence in headline writing skills. Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style. Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts.
Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for online and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts. Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air. Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in studio. Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscast about changes. Partner with newscast director before, during and after newscast to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts. Edits reporter scripts and provides feedback. Assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Work with on-air staff by phone and
in person to assist with story development and/or story support. Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift. Assign writing ideas to APs. Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments. Participates in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts. Participate in special projects and programming. Constantly uses verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Must possess a minimum of 2 years’ television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is required. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-11-03

General Assignment Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS, in beautiful Asheville, NC (market 38), has an exciting opportunity for a full time Reporter. We are looking for a strong writer, someone with sharp wit and the ability to work well with others. Were also looking for someone who is a self-starter and who can generate his or her own story ideas on a daily basis.

Sinclair has an exciting career opportunity that has opened in the News Department for a Reporter. 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. 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

We are seeking a motivated, energetic, creative, and aggressive reporter who can think and perform outside the box. The candidate should be able to develop story ideas and gather information for newscasts, have sound writing skills, a great work ethic, and a can-do attitude. The best person for this job will have excellent live shot skills and thrives on breaking stories. The winning candidate will be able to demonstrate enterprise reporting and creativity in story-telling.

  • Proven knowledge and experience working with current media creation tools and contemporary newsroom systems
  • Strong writing and copy editing skills are a must
  • 3-5 years of experience as a reporter in a commercial television station 
  • Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
  • Should have considerable live shot experience 
  • Exemplary communication skills
  • Previous experience working in a team environment is a must

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:
In addition, you will need a degree in Broadcast Journalism, at least 3 years of reporting experience, strong writing skills, and the ability to develop stories. You should be able to meet deadlines and work well under pressure. Experience with multi-media platforms, including mobile, web and social networking is a definite asset. You should have excellent live skills and the ability to impact your audience by showing authority, enthusiasm, credibility and confidence. We are looking for an active participant.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-11-24

Broadcast Maintenance Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY and WMYT, the Fox O & O serving the Charlotte, NC region is seeking a Maintenance Engineer / Digital Systems.  The Maintenance Engineer reports directly to the Engineering Manager and will support studio production and station operations on varying shifts to meet the operational needs.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate must remain in compliance with FCC, OSHA, SMPTE/IEEE, and ATSC standards while performing engineering tasks.  Duties and responsibilities of the Maintenance Engineer include, but are not limited to: but not limited to studio news technical support, master control automation and technical workflow, and on air signal distribution. The maintenance engineer is responsible to repair and maintain equipment to the highest engineering standards and complete assigned projects on deadline.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Knowledge, Abilities and Skills:

In depth knowledge of broadcast technical equipment including IP based equipment

Strong organizational and communication skills. Ability to understand and implement written procedures and directives. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious relationships. Maintain confidentiality regarding company information.

Minimum Qualifications, Education and Experiences:

Minimum Bachelor’s degree or equivalent broadcast experience.

3 years engineering experience working in a TV broadcast news environment.

Must have a valid driver’s license.

Ancillary Training:

OSHA lockout/tag out training

OSHA MSDS training

SBE certification a plus

Other:

Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, reach above one’s head and climb ladders.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-01

Photojournalist/DJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is looking for a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS policies and procedures. Some in-studio camera duties. Other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) required, preferably with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication. One to two year’s equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-01

Traffic Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is looking for a Traffic Coordinator, responsible for the accuracy of spot placement and separation of the log, and front loads each week in an effort to maximize the inventory and ensure inventory is not left unsold.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Monitors and notifies appropriate management of inventories that becomes available at the last minute or oversold.  Evaluates and takes action on the inventory two or more weeks into the future to ensure the time required to publish each log is minimum.  Assists other Commercial Operations personnel when necessary, and works with other departments as required. 

REQUIREMENTS:

A Bachelors degree from a four-year college or university is preferred.  One to two years of TV traffic experience in commercial television station preferred. Knowledge of WideOrbit, Commercial Delivery Systems, and Microsoft Office (Excel and Word) is helpful. The candidate must be detail oriented and able to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-01

Executive Producer of Special Projects

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O duopoly in Charlotte, NC is looking for a leader/motivator/idea machine/social media addict to be our Executive Producer of Special Programs.

If you want to make your mark with innovation and intelligence, we want you to join our team. Fox 46 is committed to the “Getting Results” brand.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties include producing sports and news specials. Specials projects may be live or taped; in studio or on location and include regularly scheduled programming and breaking news. Some fill-in news producing may be included. 

The ideal candidate will be responsible for compiling stories, video, wire copy, in-field interviews, coordinating video/graphics, social media, etc. and must possess a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style. Work with newsroom staff (Reporters, Anchors, Producers, etc.) in story selection and script development. Coordinate social media and web coverage and support the Senior Web Producer and the Director of Social Media.  Make contacts with relevant sports figures and newsmakers.  Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the program is on the air.  Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction.  Supervise APs assigned to the shift and writing ideas. Edit Reporter scripts and provide feedback and assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to Reporters and Anchors. Provide support for graphics personnel by drawing rudimentary instructions (concepts) for graphics personnel. Work closely with assignment desk to coordinate live shots and photographer assignments.  Stay informed on current news and sports events.  Attend and participate in news department meetings.  Other duties as assigned.  

REQUIREMENTS:

Must be able to sit for extended period of time and occasionally bend, stoop and crouch in order to accomplish essential duties.  Must be able to arrange, lift or move equipment up to 25 lbs. 

Social media proficiency and leadership is required.  Editing experience required and videography experience is helpful.  Bachelor’s degree required, with emphasis on journalism and/or communications. 

Minimum of 5 years’ experience producing on local or national news broadcast. Management experience preferred. Must notify HR Director immediately of any changes in the status of driver’s license.  

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-01

News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is looking for a News Producer.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsible for daily production of newscast (s) to include: setting up stories, interviews, writing, graphic coordination and social media posting. Must become very knowledgeable about the Charlotte region and develop meaningful contacts. Become fluent with the Fox 46 news brand and strive for excellence in headline writing skills. Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style.  Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts.

Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for online and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts.  Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air.  Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in studio.  Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscast about changes. Partner with newscast director before, during and after newscast to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts.  Edits reporter scripts and provides feedback. Assign voiceovers and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Work with on-air staff by phone and in person to assist with story development and/or story support.  Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift.  Assign writing ideas to APs.  Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments.  Participates in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts.  Participate in special projects and programming.  Constantly uses verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Must possess a minimum of 2 years’ television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is required. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-01

Executive Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is looking for a talented and visionary Executive Producer. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Executive Producer will be responsible for managing our 10 o’clock newscast in a highly-competitive late news environment. The priorities are to: Win Weather, breaking news and social media while emphasizing the Getting Results brand. Besides managing the show stacking, grammar, spelling, writing and graphics for the on-air presentation, you will also partner with HR to recruit, train and manage producers and associate producers. The night side EP will also manage and coach MMJs on their broadcast and digital contributions. You will be expected to line produce on a fill-in basis. The ideal candidate will bring great ideas every day and know how to use varied technologies and be creative with graphics and presentation styles.  

REQUIREMENTS:

Must have the ability to be a newsroom leader with good organization and interpersonal skills. Education: Bachelor’s degree required, preferably with emphasis on journalism and/or communications.  Experience: Minimum of 5 years’ experience producing on a local or national news broadcast preferred. Management experience preferred but not required.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:

https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-01

Master Control

JOB DESCRIPTION:

MASTER CONTROL WCCB/WOLO - Full Time Charlotte

This full time position requires some prior experience in master control, and a proven aptitude for technical duties.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 Candidate must exhibit proficiency in on-air switching, recording of satellite and program feeds, program and commercial dubbing, and coordination of satellite and fiber remote feeds. Schedule flexibility is required subject to the operational needs of WCCB/WOLO.

REQUIREMENTS:

Secondary Duties Include, but are not limited to production which may include the following: News Videotape

playback, Newscast Audio mixing, repair and setup of technical equipment as needed. Additionally, other assigned duties as deemed necessary by management to meet the operational needs of WCCB/WOLO

Position may require a rotating schedule if needed to meet our operational needs. A technical education background is an added plus.

HOW TO APPLY:

Interested Applicants should send their resume to:

 Larry Rowland/Operations Supervisor

WCCB Charlotte the CW

One Television Place

Charlotte NC 28205

No Phone Calls Accepted

EOE

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-01

Executive Administrative Assistant to the GM

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking an Executive Administrative Assistant to the GM. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position provides support for the Vice President, General Manager. Duties include a full range of administrative and operational support to include: assist with budget preparation, manage appointment/meeting schedule, meeting preparation/conference call coordination, manage Outlook calendar, special projects, expense reports, travel arrangements, follow-up, filing and managing a high volume of phone calls. The ideal candidate will partner with Fox 46 Department Heads and TVHO FTS executives, clients and other professional associates, both internally and externally to act as a liaison in assisting with: support to Finance department with separation of duties, backup to programming/research, Creative Services department community events, take lead role in the mail process, Flu Shot administration, assist with career fairs, etc. Other related duties and special projects as deemed appropriate and assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS:

This highly visible position requires a professional demeanor and impeccable administrative skills. Qualified candidate must possess the ability to communicate professionally and accurately across multiple business units. The ideal candidate will be a proactive problem solver, forward thinking lead on PR outreach and ability to stay abreast of community and industry events. Must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in an office environment. Experience supporting Senior level executives a must. Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint a must. Individual must be reliable, extremely organized and have excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to appropriately handle sensitive and confidential information with discretion. Job related knowledge, skills and abilities include: Positive and collaborative attitude, problem solving & decision making, excellence, initiative, teamwork/leadership, integrity and customer service. Complies with all FTS computer requirements – myfoxpay, Navigator training, password protection, computer usage, etc. Complies with all FTS and Station policies – Anti-Bribery & Corruption, Insider Trading, etc. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-27

Broadcast Maintenance Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY and WMYT, the Fox O & O serving the Charlotte, NC region is seeking a Maintenance Engineer / Digital Systems.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Maintenance Engineer reports directly to the Engineering Manager and will support studio production and station operations on varying shifts to meet the operational needs. The ideal candidate must remain in compliance with FCC, OSHA, SMPTE/IEEE, and ATSC standards while performing engineering tasks. Duties and responsibilities of the Maintenance Engineer include, but are not limited to: but not limited to studio news technical support, master control automation and technical workflow, and on air signal distribution. The maintenance engineer is responsible to repair and maintain equipment to the highest engineering standards and complete assigned projects on deadline.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Knowledge, Abilities and Skills:
In depth knowledge of broadcast technical equipment including IP based equipment
Strong organizational and communication skills. Ability to understand and implement written procedures and directives. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious relationships. Maintain confidentiality regarding company information

Minimum Qualifications, Education and Experiences:

Education: Minimum Bachelor’s degree or equivalent broadcast experience.
Experience: 3 years engineering experience working in a TV broadcast news environment.
Credentials: Must have a valid driver’s license.

Ancillary Training:
OSHA lockout/tag out training
OSHA MSDS training
SBE certification a plus
Other: Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, reach above one’s head and climb ladders.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-27

Executive Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Edward R Murrow Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the FOX O&O in Charlotte, NC is looking for a talented and visionary Executive Producer. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Executive Producer will be responsible for managing our 10 o’clock newscast in a highly-competitive late news environment. The priorities are to: Win Weather, breaking news and social media while emphasizing the Getting Results brand. Besides managing the show stacking, grammar, spelling, writing and graphics for the on-air presentation, you will also partner with HR to recruit, train and manage producers and associate producers. The night side EP will also manage and coach MMJs on their broadcast and digital contributions. You will be expected to line produce on a fill-in basis. 

REQUIREMENTS:

The ideal candidate will bring great ideas every day and know how to use varied technologies and be creative with graphics and presentation styles. Must have the ability to be a newsroom leader with good organization and interpersonal skills. Education: Bachelor’s degree required, preferably with emphasis on journalism and/or communications. Experience: Minimum of 5 years’ experience producing on a local or national news broadcast preferred. Management experience preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.
To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-27

News Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS-TV is looking for a creative and dedicated full-time News Photographer. We are seeking someone who can see beyond the lens and bring back compelling stories. 

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!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The candidate should have two years of ENG experience with a daily deadline television news organization. You will cover day to day general, in-depth features and investigative assignments. We are shooting full High-definition (HD) on Panasonic P-2 and editing on desktops and laptops. You should have strong editing skills in non-linear edit systems, possess excellent people skills, a strong work ethic, and a great attitude. A passion for story telling is absolutely essential in this position.

REQUIREMENTS:

We are looking for an aggressive team-player who can produce good stories under tight deadlines.
Must have valid driver’s license, good driving record and be able to operate ENG news vehicles.
At least one year of shooting experience and technical knowledge of editing and photo equipment.
Ability to edit and shoot general assignment stories, live shots and natural sound packages.
Must be able to lift and carry between 25 and 50 pounds on a regular basis.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

When applying online, you must include a recent web link of your work. No phone calls or emails please.

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

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-30

Promotion Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

PROMOTION PRODUCER

 

FULL TIME POSITION

 

 

WCCB-TV in Charlotte (DMA 23) seeks a creative, focused and highly motivated individual to write, shoot and edit nightly teases for our 10pm newscasts.

 

As a CW affiliate that produces more than 30 hours of news each week, we need attention grabbing nightly teases that speak to our audiences between 5pm and 10pm.

 

Duties include attending daily editorial meetings as well as researching and suggesting potential news stories with unique promotional value. One to two years experience in writing, shooting and editing (Adobe Premiere Pro CC) nightly news topicals highly preferred. Familiarity with Aftereffects, Photoshop and Illustrator is a plus. Experience creating digital media to promote the news is preferred. Applicants must be able to work weeknights.

 

Applicants must be a self-starting, team player who can work on deadline.

 

Other duties include the tagging of syndicated and network promos. 

 

Please send your resume and reel to:

 

Jeff Arrowood

Program Director/Marketing Manager

WCCB, Charlotte’s CW

One Television Pl

Charlotte, NC 28205

 

jarrowood@wccbcharlotte.com

 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

 

EEO

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-01-31

Billing Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Sinclair Broadcast Group, is seeking a Billing Coordinator to assist with customer service, billing management, and credit management tasks. This role will be located at our WLOS station, in Asheville, NC. This individual will be responsible for resolving inquires from both internal and external customers, completing billing processes in a timely manner, managing and completing invoice adjustments in HelpTrac and Oracle systems, and demonstrating leadership and personal traits while carrying out all functions and duties. 

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!

 


 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Handling emails and calls for payment portal
Upload and maintain scripts that are used for our co-op business
Maintain up-to-date terms and records in billing systems
Process/upload billing information
Assist with balancing and maintaining customer accounts
Prepare and maintain various reports
Investigate customer inquiries as needed
Carry out activities according to specific procedures and deadlines
Communicate with internal personnel and clients via phone or email as a hub center

REQUIREMENTS:

Must be proficient with Excel
Knowledge of general accounting principles
Broadcasting or media experience preferred
Experience with a broadcast traffic system such as OSI or Wide Orbit a plus
Ideal candidate will be able to prioritize and multitask, have a high level of attention to detail, and have excellent communication (both written and verbal) skills

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-03-09

National Sales Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY/WMYT, the FOX Owned & Operated television stations in Charlotte, NC is seeking a National Sales Manager. The NSM is responsible for achieving share and revenue goals. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include overseeing all efforts to manage the national rep. effort. Work w/reps in presenting all information pertinent to selling the stations. Communicate effectively with and establish strong relationships with national agencies and clients. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Must be detailed-oriented, resourceful, team player, reliable and a self-starter. Computer skills and knowledge of industry software required. National travel required. Strong written & oral communications and management skills required. Other related duties as assigned. Minimum 2 years’ broadcast management experience preferred. Bachelors’ degree preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-03-21

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY and WMYT, the Fox Owned & Operated television station serving the Charlotte, NC region is seeking a quick-thinking Associate Producer / Editor. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will write and edit stories for news programs, select appropriate video and sound for stories. The AP will also assist anchors, reporters and producers to prepare stories for broadcast and the web and work with the assignment desk in gathering information. The AP will produce newscasts as needed under management supervision. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Strong creative writing skills and editorial judgment are a must. Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, the Internet, graphic and production equipment is desirable. Must work well under deadline pressure. Ability to juggle packages and VO-SOTS along with special projects in a high-pressure news environment is essential. Experience with digital non-linear software and knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 is a plus. The ideal candidate will be familiar with Content Management systems and should be willing and able to pick up a camera and shoot news when needed. Complies with all FTS computer requirements. Complies with all FTS and Station policies. College degree in applicable discipline preferred. Minimum of one year editing news or entertainment programming preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-03-21

Chief Meteorologist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the Fox Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Chief Meteorologist. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will oversee the daily operations of the weather department by performing the following duties: Advance knowledge and experience with severe weather coverage. Knowledge of industry-standard broadcast weather computer and radar systems.

REQUIREMENTS:

Must be a great communicator and possess the ability to tell a compelling weather story at all times. Must demonstrate experience in use of alert systems to disseminate weather information across multiple platforms. Must excel in social media and be willing and able to win weather coverage in a competitive market. Must have ability to shoot, write, edit and report stories to do traditional weathercasts. Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a broadcast meteorologist preferred. Ability to perform essential duties of a weather anchor for assigned newscasts.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-03-21

AM Executive Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS has an immediate opening for an energetic and creative AM Executive Producer to oversee our morning news content for overall fairness, balance and accuracy. The ideal candidate will oversee production of daily newscasts and special programming. You will work closely with the producers, reporters, and anchors on daily selection and coverage. As a newsroom leader, the expectation is that the Executive Producer will lead by example.

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!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Script reviews
Manage and train producers
Special projects
Planning and overseeing continuity into upcoming newscasts
Handle overnight web and social media postings
Fill-in produce when needed
Other responsibilities as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Four-year degree in journalism or communications is preferred
Management experience is preferred
A minimum of 5 years related experience is required
Strong writing skills and a proven track record for getting results on initiatives 
Great people skills with an emphasis on coaching and motivating

HOW TO APPLY:

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-04-08

Sr. Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the Fox Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a highly motivated, hardworking senior AE who will help local and regional advertisers achieve their business objectives through effective TV and digital advertising.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsible for growing revenue and share from new and existing accounts through effective selling techniques. Other related duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

The ideal candidate possesses excellent communication skills, has an enthusiastic and outgoing personality and the drive to succeed. Television sales experience is preferred. Solid knowledge of the market, advertising community, and a proven record of sales accomplishments is essential. Candidate must possess an aggressive desire to win attitude. College degree is strongly preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-04-21

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY and WMYT, the Fox Owned & Operated television station serving the Charlotte, NC region is seeking a quick-thinking Associate Producer / Editor.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will write and edit stories for news programs, select appropriate video and sound for stories. The AP will also assist anchors, reporters and producers to prepare stories for broadcast and the web and work with the assignment desk in gathering information. The AP will produce newscasts as needed under management supervision.

REQUIREMENTS:

Strong creative writing skills and editorial judgment are a must. Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, the Internet, graphic and production equipment is desirable. Must work well under deadline pressure. Ability to juggle packages and VO-SOTS along with special projects in a high-pressure news environment is essential. Experience with digital non-linear software and knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 is a plus. The ideal candidate will be familiar with Content Management systems and should be willing and able to pick up a camera and shoot news when needed. Complies with all FTS computer requirements. Complies with all FTS and Station policies. College degree in applicable discipline preferred. Minimum of one year editing news or entertainment programming preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-04-21

Chief Meteorologist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the Fox Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Chief Meteorologist. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will oversee the daily operations of the weather department by performing the following duties: Advance knowledge and experience with severe weather coverage. Knowledge of industry-standard broadcast weather computer and radar systems. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Must be a great communicator and possess the ability to tell a compelling weather story at all times. Must demonstrate experience in use of alert systems to disseminate weather information across multiple platforms. Must excel in social media and be willing and able to win weather coverage in a competitive market. Must have ability to shoot, write, edit and report stories to do traditional weathercasts. Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a broadcast meteorologist preferred. Ability to perform essential duties of a weather anchor for assigned newscasts.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply please visit the following website:
https://foxtv.taleo.net/careersection/charlotte/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&radiusType=K&location=13300100185&searchExpanded=true&radius=1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-04-21

Photojournalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster, WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts by performing the following duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management.  Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS policies and procedures. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

Please click here to apply. 

https://21cf.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/USA---NC---Charlotte---3501-Performance-Rd/Photojournalist-DJ_R10001375-2

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-06

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY and WMYT, the Fox Owned & Operated television station serving the Charlotte, NC region is seeking a quick-thinking Associate Producer / Editor.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will write and edit stories for news programs, select appropriate video and sound for stories. The AP will also assist anchors, reporters and producers to prepare stories for broadcast and the web and work with the assignment desk in gathering information. The AP will produce newscasts as needed under management supervision.

REQUIREMENTS:

Strong creative writing skills and editorial judgment are a must. Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, the Internet, graphic and production equipment is desirable. Must work well under deadline pressure.  Ability to juggle packages and VO-SOTS along with special projects in a high-pressure news environment is essential. Experience with digital non-linear software and knowledge of

Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 is a plus. The ideal candidate will be familiar with Content Management systems and should be willing and able to pick up a camera and shoot news when needed. Complies with all FTS computer requirements. Complies with all FTS and Station policies.  College degree in applicable discipline preferred.  Minimum of one year editing news or entertainment programming preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

Click here to apply.

http://www.fox46charlotte.com/about/jobs

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-06

Chief Meteorologist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY, the Fox Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Chief Meteorologist.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will oversee the daily operations of the weather department by performing the following duties: Advance knowledge and experience with severe weather coverage. Knowledge of industry-standard broadcast weather computer and radar systems.

REQUIREMENTS:

Must be a great communicator and possess the ability to tell a compelling weather story at all times. Must demonstrate experience in use of alert systems to disseminate weather information across multiple platforms. Must excel in social media and be willing and able to win weather coverage in a competitive market.  Must have ability to shoot, write, edit and report stories to do traditional weathercasts. Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a broadcast meteorologist preferred. Ability to perform essential duties of a weather anchor for assigned newscasts. 

HOW TO APPLY:

Click here to apply.

http://www.fox46charlotte.com/about/jobs

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-06

Weather Anchor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster, WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Weather Anchor to provide weather forecasts for broadcast, web and social media outlets as assigned.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Report live in studio and on location. Conduct interviews and interact with the public (i.e. Fox 46 community events, school visits, etc.) 

REQUIREMENTS:

The ideal candidate will possess strong on air abilities, be creative and ad-lib effectively.  Effective daily and consistent social media viewer engagement required on all platforms.  Must have good news judgement and knowledge of fair and accurate journalism practices. Excellent people and communication skills and ability to be a team player, a must.  Expert knowledge of weather and newsroom computers.  AMS Seal preferred.  Minimum of three years’ experience working as a weather anchor required. Meteorology or equivalent science degree preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

Click here to apply.

https://21cf.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Weather-Anchor_R10002230

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-30

Photojournalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster, WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts by performing the following duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management.  Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS policies and procedures. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

Please click here to apply.

https://21cf.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/USA---NC---Charlotte---3501-Performance-Rd/Photojournalist-DJ_R10001375-2

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-30

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY and WMYT, the Fox Owned & Operated television station serving the Charlotte, NC region is seeking a quick-thinking Associate Producer / Editor.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will write and edit stories for news programs, select appropriate video and sound for stories. The AP will also assist anchors, reporters and producers to prepare stories for broadcast and the web and work with the assignment desk in gathering information. The AP will produce newscasts as needed under management supervision. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Strong creative writing skills and editorial judgment are a must. Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, the Internet, graphic and production equipment is desirable. Must work well under deadline pressure.  Ability to juggle packages and VO-SOTS along with special projects in a high-pressure news environment is essential. Experience with digital non-linear software and knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 is a plus. The ideal candidate will be familiar with Content Management systems and should be willing and able to pick up a camera and shoot news when needed. Complies with all FTS computer requirements. Complies with all FTS and Station policies.  College degree in applicable discipline preferred.  Minimum of one year editing news or entertainment programming preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

Click here to apply.

www.fox46charlotte.com

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-30

Digital Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Digital Journalist (Full-Time, Regular): Award winning broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Digital Journalist, which is what we call our reporters.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

We need the total MMJ package: someone who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while interacting with all social media platforms. The ideal candidate must be ready to work at a fast past and stay well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. Must possess the ability to establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. The best candidate must be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist.  FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms. A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news is required. Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds, ability to walk with equipment up and down stairs and over rough terrain to complete essential job functions. 

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.  Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-04

Weather Anchor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster, WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Weather Anchor to provide weather forecasts for broadcast, web and social media outlets as assigned.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Report live in studio and on location. Conduct interviews and interact with the public (i.e. Fox 46 community events, school visits, etc.) The ideal candidate will possess strong on air abilities, be creative and ad-lib effectively. Effective daily and consistent social media viewer engagement required on all platforms.

REQUIREMENTS:

Must have good news judgement and knowledge of fair and accurate journalism practices. Excellent people and communication skills and ability to be a team player, a must. Expert knowledge of weather and newsroom computers. AMS Seal preferred. Minimum of three years’ experience working as a weather anchor required. Meteorology or equivalent science degree preferred.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.  Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-04

Photojournalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster, WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Photojournalist.  procedures. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will have an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts by performing the following duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management.  Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS policies and procedures. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com to apply.  

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-07

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY and WMYT, the Fox Owned & Operated television station serving the Charlotte, NC region is seeking a quick-thinking Associate Producer / Editor.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will write and edit stories for news programs, select appropriate video and sound for stories. The AP will also assist anchors, reporters and producers to prepare stories for broadcast and the web and work with the assignment desk in gathering information. The AP will produce newscasts as needed under management supervision. Strong creative writing skills and editorial judgment are a must. Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, the Internet, graphic and production equipment is desirable. Must work well under deadline pressure.  Ability to juggle packages and VO-SOTS along with special projects in a high-pressure news environment is essential. Experience with digital non-linear software and knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 is a plus. The ideal candidate will be familiar with Content Management systems and should be willing and able to pick up a camera and shoot news when needed. Complies with all FTS computer requirements. Complies with all FTS and Station policies.  

REQUIREMENTS:

College degree in applicable discipline preferred.  Minimum of one year editing news or entertainment programming preferred. 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply visit www.fox46charlotte.com.

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-07

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS, located in beautiful Asheville, NC, is seeking an Associate Producer, who will assist and fill in for both the News Producer and the Assignment Desk Editor as needed. The candidate must have internship experience working at a commercial TV station.

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Skills:

Strong writing skills
Possess excellent news judgment
The ability to work well in a fast paced environment is essential
Must have strong leadership skills
Excellent communication skills
The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must
Proficiency with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews

Experience:

Experience editing video and sound is needed
A degree in journalism or mass communications is required, along with previous news experience
Experience with non-linear video editing is a plus
Experience working in a control room is a plus
Previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station is a plus
A degree in journalism is preferred

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

While completing the online application, please include a recent web link of your work, or writing samples, along with a cover letter and resume.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-21

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS has an exciting opportunity for an Associate Producer. In this role, you will cover for both the News Producer and the Assignment Desk Editor as needed.

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!
 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Skills:

Strong writing skills
Possess excellent news judgment
The ability to work well in a fast paced environment is essential
Requirements:

Experience:

Experience editing video and sound is needed
A degree in journalism or mass communications is required, along with previous news experience
Experience with non-linear video editing is a plus
Experience working in a control room is a plus

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

While completing the online application, please include a recent web link of your work, or writing samples, along with a cover letter and resume.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-21

Local Sales Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA, located in beautiful Asheville, NC, is seeking a detail-oriented Sales Assistant who has strong written and oral communication skills.

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!


 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include:

Creation of PowerPoint presentations, database management, and sales report maintenance
Efficiently work with Marketing Consultants/management team
Supporting local and national business
Various administrative duties and contract management
Other responsibilities as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements: 

Skilled with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word duties
Be able to utilize Wide Orbit, Wide Orbit Sales, Matrix, MediaLine, Outlook, and a multiline phone system 
Great attention to detail is essential
Strong analytical ability
Ability to meet strict deadlines, while maintaining accuracy

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-25

Accounts Receivable Clerk

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS, in Asheville, NC, is seeking an Account Receivable Clerk. This role will be responsible for assisting staff with posting payments and tracking and resolving outstanding payment issues. This includes being responsible for tracking and resolving outstanding payment issues. This position will be an integral part of the credit hub and will provide assistance with account receivable functions for multiple television stations.

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!
 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Prepare and maintain various A/R reports
Maintain up-to-date records in system
Work closely with collectors by monitoring unapplied/unidentified cash
Reconciliation of accounts
Carry out A/R activities according to specific procedures and deadlines
Investigate and resolve customer queries as needed
Communicate with internal personnel
Perform other related duties as required and assigned
Post client payments by recording cash, checks, and credit card transactions

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

Must be proficient with MS Excel
Broadcast media experience is preferred
Experience with a broadcast traffic system, such as OSI or Wide Orbit is a plus
The ability to prioritize and multitask, have a high level of attention to detail, and have excellent communication (both written and verbal) skills

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-25

Assistant News Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA is seeking an experienced, hands-on Assistant News Director with strong leadership and investigative skills. We are looking for someone who loves to dig deeper and uncover the truth. This is a vital role in our newsroom that will oversee our 6pm and 11pm newscasts, as well as head up or four person investigative team.    

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include:

Manage the stations news operations, establishing goals and directing the staff that produces 30+ hours of local news weekly
Work closely with News Director to establish news content, philosophy, and direction
Review daily newscasts to ensure quality control and brand compliancy, and subsequently provide feedback to all news staff
Assist the News Director with recruiting and hiring for news personnel
Work closely with our investigative and advocacy brands to grow and strengthen a key piece of our newsroom strategy
Help develop our image on multiple platforms

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

Must have a working knowledge of journalistic ethics, libel, and privacy laws
Must have a demonstrated ability to manage multiple hours of daily newscasts on two stations
Must have a proven track record of success in building a winning news organization
A degree in journalism, broadcast media, or related field is required
A minimum of five years of experience in a news management role is required

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-13

Social Media Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA, in Asheville, NC, has an immediate opening for a Social Media Director. As the Social Media Director, you will be responsible for the day-to-day coverage on our social media platforms. This position will also work closely with the News Director and Website Manager to decide strategies for these very important platforms. You will also work with our on-air staff to generate ideas  and strategies for their public accounts.

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Skills:

Solid news judgment
Be a compelling and accurate writer
Be able to multitask and manage time
Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment
Must have strong leadership skills
Must have excellent communication skills
The ability to execute news strategies and goals
Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must

Experience:

Must have at least 2 years of previous digital newsroom experience

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-13

Sports Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Sports Director. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Sports Director leads and coordinates all aspects of the Sports department. Oversees and guides the editorial coverage of Sports in conjunctions with News Management and works News Managers, Assignment Desk and News Producers to plan broadcast coverage of sports events, feature stories and live events. Performs essential duties and responsibilities of a sports anchor, reporter and producer. Shoots, writes and edits Sports packages for on air and online. Participates in individual and station social media posting. Works to obtain and cultivate social media followers. Strives for maximum engagement on all platforms. Establishes, maintains and cultivates relationships with individuals at professional and other local sports teams. Leverages those relationships for sports/news coverage. Oversees scheduling of sports personnel, in conjunction with news management. Reviews newscasts to ensure objectives are attained. Helps guide and coach Sports Anchor. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Attends and participates in editorial meetings as well as other scheduled meetings. Acts as station goodwill ambassador to members of the public by attending public appearances throughout the year. Other duties as assigned by the VP of News or Assistant News Director. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism preferred or four years’ equivalent experience.

HOW TO APPLY:

Click here to apply. 

https://21cf.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Sports-Director_R10003240

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-25

Digital Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Digital Journalist, which is what we call our reporters. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

We need the total MMJ package: someone who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while interacting with all social media platforms. The ideal candidate must be ready to work at a fast past and stay well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. Must possess the ability to establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. The best candidate must be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist. FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms. A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news is required. Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds, ability to walk with equipment up and down stairs and over rough terrain to complete essential job functions. 

HOW TO APPLY:

Click here to apply.

https://21cf.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Digital-Journalist_R10002333

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-25

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Production Technician.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Production Technician is responsible for operation of the studio and its equipment during live and recorded production. These duties cover the operation of studio cameras, lighting console, video monitors, floor direction, light studio maintenance, studio cleaning, and other duties as assigned. Other Duties include: Operation of multiple studio configured cameras and proficient floor direction during fast paced newscasts, breaking news, and special projects. Operation and strong knowledge of a PC based lighting console, that utilized DMX addressing of all LED studio fixtures. Assist the audio operator in microphone placement on guests, conduct microphone checks, battery swaps during broadcasts, and other trouble shooting from the studio. Studio responsibilities are the daily setup prior to each newscast, checking equipment early and reporting any issues or concerns to the Engineer on Duty or the Production & Operations Manager so they can be repaired or addressed.

REQUIREMENTS:

Depending on need and the mastery of this position, there are many opportunities at WJZY/WMYT to be trained in many aspects of live production, news, and master control operations. Must be able to work overtime, weekends and holidays, with a flexible schedule to accommodate breaking news and weather event coverage is required of this position. The ideal candidate for this position must understand that news is unpredictable. (Shifts may be expanded for breaking news coverage.) Associate’s degree in television broadcasting (Production/Engineering) preferred. Minimum 2 years’ production experience in commercial television with heavy emphasis on news production and associated systems.

HOW TO APPLY:

Click here to apply.

https://21cf.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Production-Technician_R10002922

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-25

Sales Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning Broadcaster WJZY and WMYT the Fox Owned & Operated television station serving the Charlotte, NC region is seeking a National Sales Assistant. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to maintaining account files, entering orders, order revisions, research and resolve discrepancies, post spot times to ensure rating point delivery and assist National Sales Managers and Director of Sales. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Candidate must have strong attention to detail, excellent organizational and verbal skills, as well as proficiency in Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Ability to perform in a highly charged sales environment is essential. Previous broadcast television experience and familiarity with the Wide Orbit Traffic system is a plus. Two years’ office or related experience is required and a college degree is preferred. 

HOW TO APPLY:

Click here to apply.

https://21cf.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Sales-Assistant_R10003591

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-12

Sports Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Sports Director.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Sports Director leads and coordinates all aspects of the Sports department. Oversees and guides the editorial coverage of Sports in conjunctions with News Management and works News Managers, Assignment Desk and News Producers to plan broadcast coverage of sports events, feature stories and live events. Performs essential duties and responsibilities of a sports anchor, reporter and producer. Shoots, writes and edits Sports packages for on air and online. Participates in individual and station social media posting. Works to obtain and cultivate social media followers. Strives for maximum engagement on all platforms. Establishes, maintains and cultivates relationships with individuals at professional and other local sports teams. Leverages those relationships for sports/news coverage. Oversees scheduling of sports personnel, in conjunction with news management. Reviews newscasts to ensure objectives are attained.  Helps guide and coach Sports Anchor. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Attends and participates in editorial meetings as well as other scheduled meetings. Acts as station goodwill ambassador to members of the public by attending public appearances throughout the year. Other duties as assigned by the VP of News or Assistant News Director.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism preferred or four years’ equivalent experience.

HOW TO APPLY:

Click here to apply.

https://21cf.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Sports-Director_R10003240

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-12

Digital Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Digital Journalist, which is what we call our reporters.  We need the total MMJ package: someone who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while interacting with all social media platforms. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate must be ready to work at a fast past and stay well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. Must possess the ability to establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. The best candidate must be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist.  FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms. A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news is required. Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds, ability to walk with equipment up and down stairs and over rough terrain to complete essential job functions

HOW TO APPLY:

Click here to apply.

https://21cf.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Digital-Journalist_R10002333

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-12

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Production Technician. The Production Technician is responsible for operation of the studio and its equipment during live and recorded production.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

These duties cover the operation of studio cameras, lighting console, video monitors, floor direction, light studio maintenance, studio cleaning, and other duties as assigned. Other Duties include: Operation of multiple studio configured cameras and proficient floor direction during fast paced newscasts, breaking news, and special projects. Operation and strong knowledge of a PC based lighting console, that utilized DMX addressing of all LED studio fixtures. Assist the audio operator in microphone placement on guests, conduct microphone checks, battery swaps during broadcasts, and other trouble shooting from the studio. Studio responsibilities are the daily setup prior to each newscast, checking equipment early and reporting any issues or concerns to the Engineer on Duty or the Production & Operations Manager so they can be repaired or addressed.  

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

Knowledge of studio backup systems, and how to engage them in a timely manner.  Depending on need and the mastery of this position, there are many opportunities at WJZY/WMYT to be trained in many aspects of live production, news, and master control operations. Must be able to work overtime, weekends and holidays, with a flexible schedule to accommodate breaking news and weather event coverage is required of this position. The ideal candidate for this position must understand that news is unpredictable.  (Shifts may be expanded for breaking news coverage.)  Associate’s degree in television broadcasting (Production/Engineering) preferred. Minimum 2 years’ production experience in commercial television with heavy emphasis on news production and associated systems.

HOW TO APPLY:

Click here to apply.

https://21cf.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Production-Technician_R10002922

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-12

Internships

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Internship Opportunities

Are you interested in internships with us? Heres what you need to know and how to apply.

INTERNSHIPS ARE OFFERED IN THE FOLLOWING DEPARMENTS:

News Department: Students will gain hands-on experience in the day-to-day operations of a fast-paced news environment. Internship with the news department will involve assisting the news staff with compiling packets of information, answering phones and other duties that will be useful in the news gathering process. This internship may include some field experience with news reporters to cover developing stories. Interns are expected to assist producers with researching, scanning wires and preparing news packets for news anchors. Additionally, interns will assist assignment desk editors and news producers with phone calls to assist in the development of stories, as well as filing press releases, sorting scripts and writing practice scripts as needed. News department interns are also required to independently produce a tape of their work.

Digital Department: Students will assist in creating, editing and producing online content for fox46charlotte.com website and all other social media platforms. Interns will assist digital producers in all areas of gathering news content by posting wire reports, encoding video, editing photos and writing news stories. Intern must have solid news judgment and writing skills. Some knowledge of Photoshop, HTML and AP style is preferred.

Production (News/Studio/Engineering): FOX 46 is a committed local news leader. Part of the commitment is educating and preparing our future broadcast journalists for careers in broadcast news. The Production Internship experience will focus on Microphone checks (lavs and hard wire mics), IFB system checks, Non-Linear Avid System, Linear Laptop Editors. Scripts, how to make camera selection, Anchor cues, Studio set-up and Production breakdown. Interns can expect a fair rotation in all of these areas (based on each individual’s availability). The goal is to provide you with a hands-on opportunity in all facets of the production of news.

Creative Services/Programming/Marketing: We are looking for an energetic, creative thinker. Students will assist producers with on and off site shoots, locating and logging video as well as attend some daily news meetings and observe editing sessions with an experienced promotion producer. Interns may also gain experience writing and editing on-air promotions and will update department database, create video stock reels and perform basic administrative assistance duties. Interns will have the opportunity to interact and perhaps assist with projects involving the FOX 46 News as well as the programming, sales, production and community affairs departments.

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

QUALIFICATIONS:

ď‚· Current enrollment in a college or university majoring in communications, journalism, or related and/or equivalent field.

ď‚· Proof of academic credit for internship (a letter confirming academic recognition must be submitted before starting the internship).

ď‚· Ability to work 16 hours per week and to set schedule according to the academic requirements of your college or university.

ď‚· Applicants must be classified as a college junior, senior or graduate student.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

ď‚· Deadline for applying is:

o Fall Semester – June 1

o Spring Semester –October 1

o Summer Semester – April 1

ď‚· Candidates under consideration will be contacted and scheduled for interviews.

ď‚· Candidates selected for internships will be notified at least two weeks prior to registration to allow for the registration process.

ď‚· There are a limited number of internships available each semester. Applying early is encouraged.

ď‚· Internships are non-paid and for academic credit only.

ď‚· Internships do not necessarily lead to employment with WJZY Fox 46 / WMYT My 12 television stations.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

TO APPLY:

ď‚· Email your resume and completed application to WJZYJobs@foxtv.com.

ď‚· You can download the application as a Word document by visiting our jobs page at http://www.fox46charlotte.com/ or http://www.fox46charlotte.com/internships.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-16

Sports Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Sports Director. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Sports Director leads and coordinates all aspects of the Sports department. Oversees and guides the editorial coverage of Sports in conjunctions with News Management and works News Managers, Assignment Desk and News Producers to plan broadcast coverage of sports events, feature stories and live events. Performs essential duties and responsibilities of a sports anchor, reporter and producer. Shoots, writes and edits Sports packages for on air and online. Participates in individual and station social media posting. Works to obtain and cultivate social media followers. Strives for maximum engagement on all platforms. Establishes, maintains and cultivates relationships with individuals at professional and other local sports teams. Leverages those relationships for sports/news coverage. Oversees scheduling of sports personnel, in conjunction with news management. Reviews newscasts to ensure objectives are attained. Helps guide and coach Sports Anchor. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Attends and participates in editorial meetings as well as other scheduled meetings. Acts as station goodwill ambassador to members of the public by attending public appearances throughout the year. Other duties as assigned by the VP of News or Assistant News Director. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism preferred or four years’ equivalent experience.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC 28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-16

Multimedia Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Digital Journalist, which is what we call our reporters. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

We need the total MMJ package: someone who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while interacting with all social media platforms. The ideal candidate must be ready to work at a fast past and stay well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. Must possess the ability to establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. The best candidate must be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist. FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator.

REQUIREMENTS:

Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms. A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news is required. Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds, ability to walk with equipment up and down stairs and over rough terrain to complete essential job functions.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC 28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-16

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Production Technician. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Production Technician is responsible for operation of the studio and its equipment during live and recorded production. These duties cover the operation of studio cameras, lighting console, video monitors, floor direction, light studio maintenance, studio cleaning, and other duties as assigned.

Other Duties include:
Operation of multiple studio configured cameras and proficient floor direction during fast paced newscasts, breaking news, and special projects. Operation and strong knowledge of a PC based lighting console, that utilized DMX addressing of all LED studio fixtures. Assist the audio operator in microphone placement on guests, conduct microphone checks, battery swaps during broadcasts, and other trouble shooting from the studio. Studio responsibilities are the daily setup prior to each newscast, checking equipment early and reporting any issues or concerns to the Engineer on Duty or the Production & Operations Manager so they can be repaired or addressed. Knowledge of studio backup systems, and how to engage them in a timely manner. Depending on need and the mastery of this position, there are many opportunities at WJZY/WMYT to be trained in many aspects of live production, news, and master control operations. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Must be able to work overtime, weekends and holidays, with a flexible schedule to accommodate breaking news and weather event coverage is required of this position. 

The ideal candidate for this position must understand that news is unpredictable. (Shifts may be expanded for breaking news coverage.) Associate’s degree in television broadcasting (Production/Engineering) preferred.

Minimum 2 years’ production experience in commercial television with heavy emphasis on news production and associated systems.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC 28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-16

Digital Advertising Designer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS has a great new opportunity for a Digital Advertising Designer.Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media with 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!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will have the following skills:

·         Extensive experience with Adobe CS, including Photoshop, Illustrator, and Premiere,              After Effects.

·         Thorough knowledge of the elements and principals of graphic design and typography. 

·         Experience in digital advertising, specifically in designing and implementing the                      following types of campaigns:

·         Targeted & retargeted Banners Social Campaigns

·         Facebook

·         Instagram

·         YouTube (single image, carousel, canvas & video ads)

·         Email

·         GeoFencing

·         OTT

·         Website Builds – basic knowledge of html a plus

·         Understanding of layout best practices and the relationship between the creative and              the success of a digital campaign

·         Both still and video photography experience is a plus

·         The ability to create compelling static jpegs, animated gifs, or HTML 5 creatives

·         Strong copy writing skills are a plus

·         Knowledge of JotForm & and ASANA is a plus

·         The ability to work in a fast paced environment and meet strict deadlines

·         The ability to work with multiple teams and take direction and feedback well

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

·         Experience working directly with clients is a plus

·         Experience with Base Camp is a plus

·         Experience with DoubleClick for Publishers is a plus

HOW TO APPLY:

This job will require meeting with clients to discuss campaign goals & strategies. Online applications accepted ONLY. While applying online, please provide an portfolio link of your work for review.

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-16

Sports Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Sports Director. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Sports Director leads and coordinates all aspects of the Sports department. Oversees and guides the editorial coverage of Sports in conjunctions with News Management and works News Managers, Assignment Desk and News Producers to plan broadcast coverage of sports events, feature stories and live events. Performs essential duties and responsibilities of a sports anchor, reporter and producer. Shoots, writes and edits Sports packages for on air and online. Participates in individual and station social media posting. Works to obtain and cultivate social media followers. Strives for maximum engagement on all platforms. Establishes, maintains and cultivates relationships with individuals at professional and other local sports teams. Leverages those relationships for sports/news coverage. Oversees scheduling of sports personnel, in conjunction with news management. Reviews newscasts to ensure objectives are attained. Helps guide and coach Sports Anchor. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Attends and participates in editorial meetings as well as other scheduled meetings. Acts as station goodwill ambassador to members of the public by attending public appearances throughout the year. Other duties as assigned by the VP of News or Assistant News Director. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism preferred or four years’ equivalent experience.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC 28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-22

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award Winning broadcaster WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Production Technician. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Production Technician is responsible for operation of the studio and its equipment during live and recorded production. These duties cover the operation of studio cameras, lighting console, video monitors, floor direction, light studio maintenance, studio cleaning, and other duties as assigned.

Other Duties include:
Operation of multiple studio configured cameras and proficient floor direction during fast paced newscasts, breaking news, and special projects. Operation and strong knowledge of a PC based lighting console, that utilized DMX addressing of all LED studio fixtures. Assist the audio operator in microphone placement on guests, conduct microphone checks, battery swaps during broadcasts, and other trouble shooting from the studio. Studio responsibilities are the daily setup prior to each newscast, checking equipment early and reporting any issues or concerns to the Engineer on Duty or the Production & Operations Manager so they can be repaired or addressed. Knowledge of studio backup systems, and how to engage them in a timely manner. Depending on need and the mastery of this position, there are many opportunities at WJZY/WMYT to be trained in many aspects of live production, news, and master control operations. Must be able to work overtime, weekends and holidays, with a flexible schedule to accommodate breaking news and weather event coverage is required of this position. 

REQUIREMENTS:

The ideal candidate for this position must understand that news is unpredictable. (Shifts may be expanded for breaking news coverage.) Associate’s degree in television broadcasting (Production/Engineering) preferred. Minimum 2 years’ production experience in commercial television with heavy emphasis on news production and associated systems.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC 28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-22

Weekend Morning News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS has an immediate opening for a creative Weekday Morning News Producer. The candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our morning newscasts. This position will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. In this position, you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our web site.

An opportunity to produce in and live in a city that ranks as one of the best places to live in the country. Produce and manage a two hour morning show with the help of a full time associate producer. 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Skills:

·         Solid news judgment

·         Be a compelling and accurate writer

·         Be able to multitask and manage time in order to put together an exciting and      informative newscast

·         Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment

·         Must also have strong leadership skills

·         Excellent communication skills

·         The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts

·         Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving abilities are a must

·         Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

·         Must have at least one year of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV  station

·         A journalism degree is preferred

 

HOW TO APPLY:

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

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-10-10

News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer. The candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our newscasts. This position will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. In this position, you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our web site.

An opportunity to produce in one of the best places to live in the country and become a member of a team oriented newsroom at a great station.  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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Skills:

·         Possess solid news judgment

·         Be a compelling and accurate writer

·         Be able to multitask and manage time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast

·         Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment

·         Must also have strong leadership skills

·         Excellent communication skills

·         The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts

·         Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving abilities are a must

·         Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews

 

 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

·         Must have at least two years of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station

·         A journalism degree is preferred

 

 

HOW TO APPLY:

When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. Please, no phone calls.

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-10-10

Multimedia Journalist/Traffic Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS News 13 (Market 37-Greenville, Spartanburg, Asheville, Anderson) has an exciting opportunity for a Multimedia Journalist (MMJ) and Traffic Reporter in the Asheville newsroom. This is a station that values visual and compelling storytelling with a highly skilled photography staff. 

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your responsibilities as an MMJ will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories. The stories will air exclusively on our website as part of our “Only On WLOS.com” feature. This requires generating story ideas that have the potential to go viral helping creatively promote to reach more people. You will be expected to produce content on a variety of platforms including, internet, social networking sites and mobile phones. 

The position also includes on-air evening Traffic reports. These are primarily done in the studio, but also can be out live when warranted. Responsibilities include gathering traffic data from a variety of sources, creating graphics on our computer system and presenting the information clearly and confidently.  

Skills and Requirements:

·         A positive attitude

·         Solid news judgment

·         Excellent technical skills

·         The ability to work well independently

·         Knowledge of P2 cameras and Avid editing is a bonus

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

  A good driving record is required

Experience:

  A minimum of two years of reporting experience at a commercial TV station is required

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Candidates must apply on-line and send a link to their work to be considered!

Apply at www.wlos.com and include your salary requirements while completing our on-line application.  Send links to News Director Brian Nemitz at banemitz@sbgtv.com.

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


Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-10-19

Accounts Receivable Clerk

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS, in Asheville, NC, is seeking an Accounts Receivable Clerk. This role will be responsible for assisting staff with, posting payments, and tracking and resolving outstanding payment issues. This includes being responsible for tracking and resolving outstanding payment issues. This position will be an integral part of the credit hub and will provide assistance with accounts receivable functions for multiple television stations.

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities:

·         Prepare and maintain various A/R reports

·         Maintain up-to-date records in system

·         Work closely with Collectors by monitoring unapplied/unidentified cash

·         Reconciliation of accounts

·         Carry out A/R activities according to specific procedures and deadlines

·         Investigate and resolve customer queries as needed

·         Communicate with internal personnel via phone, email, mail or personally

·         Perform other related duties as required and assigned

·         Post client payments by recording cash, checks, and credit 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Required Skills:

·         Must be proficient with MS Excel

·         Knowledge of general accounting principles

·         Broadcasting or media experience is preferred

·         Experience with a broadcast traffic system, such as OSI or Wide Orbit a plus

·         Ideal candidate will be able to prioritize and multitask, have a high level of attention to detail, and have excellent communication (both written and over the phone) skills

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-10-21

Marketing Consultant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV is looking for an enthusiastic, motivated Marketing Consultant. We need someone who will meet or exceed revenue goals by designing creative client campaigns that drive desired business results. We are looking for someone who can connect with clients and help them achieve their business objectives through effective TV and digital advertising.

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 the 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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

In this position, you will:

·         Generate revenue for the station and meet monthly goals through effective outside sales techniques

·         Develop new business and create results for clients through creative and effective targeted campaigns

·         Research and build campaign solutions, including overall branding and creative and ensure campaign execution meets the clients expectation

·         Establish trusting relationships with clients, community and Sinclair and meet all commitments with adequate preparation, delivery, and follow-through

·         Grow your book of business in alignment with goals, while identifying companies that are expanding, relocating, and hiring

·         Meet or exceed revenue targets for existing, new, and digital business, as well as corporate initiatives and develop a strategy to support achievement of goals

·         Grow share of clients’ advertising spend, while increasing their overall spend

·         Support quality deliverables to drive client results

·         Support the collection of receivables

·         Build and enhance sales skills to include effective story-telling, prospecting and relationship-building, negotiation, and closing

·         Develop capabilities to produce creative and effective campaigns

REQUIREMENTS:

The ideal candidate will have the following skills:

·         A passion for contributing to a sales team with a positive mindset

·         Driven by practical results, opportunities to learn, and opportunities to assist others with intention

·         Effective relationship building, customer service, communication and negotiation skills

·         Superior business acumen related to new media, digital interactive initiatives and social media required

·         Media sales experience is preferred

·         An excellent understanding of TV and media plans, advertising marketplace, and key competition

·         The ability to effectively communicate, build rapport, and relate well to all kinds of people

·         A professional appearance is a must

·         Reliable transportation and a good driving record

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Our Marketing Consultants are some of the highest commissioned sales people in the industry. If you are interested in selling some of the best media in the industry, we want to hear from you!

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-11-05

Photojournalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

PHOTOJOURNALIST (Full-Time, Regular): Award winning broadcaster, WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management. Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner. This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS policies and procedures. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication preferred. Minimum of two years’ equivalent experience. Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC 28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-11-11

DIGITAL CONTENT CREATOR

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Were hiring a Digital Content Creator to be part of our next-level team at WJZY/WMYT in Charlotte, NC. Reporting to the Sr. Web Producer, the Digital Content Creator will be laser-focused on telling stories that matter most to digital and social users-- and doing it better than anyone else.

About FTS Digital: FOX Television Stations (FTS) Digital, the digital arm of one of the nations largest owned & operated TV station groups, is committed to being the digital leader in Live, News and Sports. We invest in the very best people, technology and ideas, and we’re here to drive transformation of traditional media to exciting heights. We’re looking for creative, innovative leaders who are passionate about digital and crave a challenge. We’re all in. Are you? Let’s go!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Does this sound like you? Youre smart, fast on your feet, team-oriented and full of energy. Youre an expert in digital and social media platforms. You know a big story when you hear it. Youre obsessed with details. Nothing gets past you. You have a zero-tolerance policy for grammatical errors. You could copy/edit in your sleep (but you wont— we promise). You love a fast-paced, challenging environment and crave the chance to learn new things. Youve got goals, which you strive to meet and exceed (all of them). You thrive in a competitive, fearless culture of creativity and expertise. What you do matters, and youre out to make a difference. Most of all, you want to win. Every. Single. Day. The person were looking for lives and breathes digital news and information, and is driven by an intense passion for storytelling. If thats you, your dream team awaits.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Create compelling, UX-focused content related to news, events and topics relevant to local users and beyond, including text stories, photos/graphics, live streaming content, breaking news, and social media elements. Engage and build loyalty among communities. Serve as liaison to newsroom, ensuring digital and social dominance. Reach and engage users on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat and beyond. Work with Group Content Team and other FTS markets to distribute high-interest stories at scale. Follow group standards. Monitor real-time analytics. Other duties as deemed necessary and assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

REQUIREMENTS: 3+ years’ experience developing and publishing content, including news, on digital and social platforms preferred. BA/BS degree, preferably in Journalism, Communications or related field with emphasis on digital publishing. Excellent writer and storyteller. Superior news judgement. Impeccable writing and copy editing skills. Overwhelming attention to detail. Thrive under deadline pressure. Stellar communication skills. Social media expert. Proficient in content management systems, video publishing, live streaming, and digital analytics tools. Video and photo editing experience (Adobe products a plus).

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC 28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-11-11

ASSIGNMENT DESK EDITOR

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Award winning broadcaster WJZY/WMYT, the Fox Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking an Assignment Desk Editor. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position reports to the Sr. Executive Producer and will be primarily responsible for gathering story info from various news sources, determining the newsworthiness and making decisions on what stories to cover and assign/dispatch crews. This position is also ideal for candidates interested in Associate Producing. There will be opportunities to write and fill-in produce for newscasts, as needed. Must be aggressive and thorough in responding to breaking news. Research and select news stories through multiple sources including: news wires, websites, social media, newspapers, scanners and email. Responsible for daily communication with police and government officials and agencies. The incumbent must develop reliable sources to help in obtaining, and confirming information for newscasts. Secure and organize elements for newscasts such as electronic audio and video files, photos and documents. Must have broad working knowledge of online databases, as well as broad working knowledge of court and police procedures. Write and publish stories for fox46charlotte.com and consistently publish to social media channels. Coordinate, dispatch and communicate with crews to planned and breaking news events. Work closely with reporters, producers and managers to develop stories and story ideas. Answer viewer calls and emails and speak with community contacts. The ideal candidate must be well organized, able to manage multiple projects and work well in a fast-paced environment while working under tight deadlines. Perform other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

Qualifications: A minimum of two years’ experience in TV news, including assignment desk experience preferred. Strong working knowledge of the technical aspects of television news production required, including digital and web-based newsgathering tools. The candidate must be able to use newsroom computer systems, including AVID iNews and AVID search, editing and graphics systems. Strong communication skills are a must. The best candidate must be able to complete required administrative tasks in a timely and accurate manner. Must be able to work overtime, weekends and holidays, with a flexible schedule to accommodate breaking news and weather event coverage is required of this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC 28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-11-11

Digital Sales Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS-TV, Asheville, NC, is seeking a detail-oriented Digital Sales Coordinator to manage the implementation of digital advertising campaigns for a team of local Marketing Consultants (MC’s).

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include:

·         Manage every step of the digital campaign process from submission to creative development to campaign delivery and fulfillment

·         Work with the Digital Sales Manager to prioritize daily workflow for the digital team

·         Effectively work and communicate with the Digital Sales Manager, MCs, and agency partners to ensure all digital advertising campaigns are activated and optimized per our contract with advertisers

·         Monitor and analyze reporting resources on a daily basis during campaign flights to ensure accuracy and that goals are being hit

·         Develop easy to read advertiser progress reports and help clients and MC’s understand results

·         Develop local sales collateral for digital sales efforts, which may include design work on presentations and one sheets

·         Back up graphic design work as needed. Work would include creative for website builds, display and social campaigns

·         Maintain consistent awareness of digital advertising trends and best practices

REQUIREMENTS:

·         3+ years of digital ad operations experience is preferred

·         A solid understanding of digital marketing basics is required

·         An understanding of Search Engine Marketing, Search Engine Optimization, Display, Video, Email, Social, OTT Marketing, and website design

·         An understanding of Google Analytics and how it correlates to campaign analytics

·         The ability to write for SEO and basic advertising is a plus

·         Must be highly proficient with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word

·         Must have a serious eye for detail and be a very organized individual to be successful in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

·         The ability to manage multiple projects at once and stay on task is crucial

·         The ability to communicate successfully by phone, email, and in person with teams both inside and outside the office

·         Excellent presentation skills are a plus

·         Duties also include utilizing OSI, DFP (Google Ad Manager 360), ASANA and Jot Form

·         Experience in these platforms is a plus

·         Skilled in the Adobe Photoshop Suite, with specific experience in designing digital ads is a plus

·         Must be a self-starter and have the motivation to maintain consistent awareness of digital advertising trends

HOW TO APPLY:


Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/
 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-12-01

PHOTOJOURNALIST

JOB DESCRIPTION:

PHOTOJOURNALIST (Full-Time, Regular): Award winning broadcaster, WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC, is seeking a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts.   

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Will perform the following duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management. Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner. This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Complies with all FTS policies and procedures. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned. Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication preferred. Minimum of two years’ equivalent experience. Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC 28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-12-09

DIGITAL CONTENT CREATOR

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Were hiring a Digital Content Creator to be part of our next-level team at WJZY/WMYT in Charlotte, NC. Reporting to the Sr. Web Producer, the Digital Content Creator will be laser-focused on telling stories that matter most to digital and social users-- and doing it better than anyone else. Does this sound like you? Youre smart, fast on your feet, team-oriented and full of energy. Youre an expert in digital and social media platforms. You know a big story when you hear it. Youre obsessed with details. Nothing gets past you. You have a zero-tolerance policy for grammatical errors. You could copy/edit in your sleep (but you wont— we promise). You love a fast-paced, challenging environment and crave the chance to learn new things. Youve got goals, which you strive to meet and exceed (all of them). You thrive in a competitive, fearless culture of creativity and expertise. What you do matters, and youre out to make a difference. Most of all, you want to win. Every. Single. Day. The person were looking for lives and breathes digital news and information, and is driven by an intense passion for storytelling. If thats you, your dream team awaits.

About FTS Digital: FOX Television Stations (FTS) Digital, the digital arm of one of the nations largest owned & operated TV station groups, is committed to being the digital leader in Live, News and Sports. We invest in the very best people, technology and ideas, and we’re here to drive transformation of traditional media to exciting heights. We’re looking for creative, innovative leaders who are passionate about digital and crave a challenge. We’re all in. Are you? Let’s go! 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Create compelling, UX-focused content related to news, events and topics relevant to local users and beyond, including text stories, photos/graphics, live streaming content, breaking news, and social media elements. Engage and build loyalty among communities. Serve as liaison to newsroom, ensuring digital and social dominance. Reach and engage users on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat and beyond. Work with Group Content Team and other FTS markets to distribute high-interest stories at scale. Follow group standards. Monitor real-time analytics. Other duties as deemed necessary and assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

3+ years’ experience developing and publishing content, including news, on digital and social platforms preferred. BA/BS degree, preferably in Journalism, Communications or related field with emphasis on digital publishing. Excellent writer and storyteller. Superior news judgement. Impeccable writing and copy editing skills. Overwhelming attention to detail. Thrive under deadline pressure. Stellar communication skills. Social media expert. Proficient in content management systems, video publishing, live streaming, and digital analytics tools. Video and photo editing experience (Adobe products a plus).

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC 28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-12-09

Morning News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS has an immediate opening for a creative Weekday Morning News Producer. The candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our morning newscasts. This position will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. You will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our web site.

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Skills:

·         Solid news judgment

·         Be a compelling and accurate writer

·         Be able to multitask and manage time in order to put together an exciting and                       informative newscast

·         Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment

·         Must also have strong leadership skills

·         Excellent communication skills

·         The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts

·         Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving abilities are a must

·         Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

·         Must have at least one year of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV             station

·         A journalism degree is preferred

HOW TO APPLY:

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

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-12-29

Investigative News Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA is looking for a creative and dedicated full-time Investigative News Photographer to join our NPPA Medium Market Station of the Year team. We are seeking someone who can see beyond the lens and bring back compelling stories. We are shooting full High-definition (HD) on media cards and editing on desktops and laptops. You will be working as photojournalist with our Investigative Team on special projects and regular franchise stories and as a general assignment photojournalist as needed.

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!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

·         A strong team-player who can produce compelling stories under tight deadlines

·         Must have valid driver’s license, a good driving record, and be able to operate ENG news vehicles

·         At least 2 years of video shooting experience and technical knowledge of editing and photo equipment

·         The ability to edit and shoot general assignment stories, live shots and natural sound packages

·         Must be able to lift and carry between 25 and 50 pounds on a regular basis

·         At least two years of ENG experience in a competitive, daily-deadline television news organization

·         Strong editing skills in non-linear edit systems (AVID preferred), possess excellent  people skills

·         A strong work ethic and a great attitude

·         A passion for story telling and the ability to bring traditionally non-visual stories to life is absolutely essential in this position

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. No phone calls or emails, please. 

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-12-29

Business Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV is seeking a Business Manager to perform accounting and basic human resources administrative duties, in accordance with company policies and procedures.

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!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Experience:
Accounting duties include:

·         Assisting with management of financial reporting and general accounting functions of the station

·         Ensuring that all documentation complies with Sarbanes-Oxley, company regulations, and GAAP reporting guidelines

HR duties include:
·         Managing and carrying-out recruitment

·         Hiring

·         Employee relations

·         Benefits

·         Personnel record keeping function

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

·         A bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or equivalent

·         Strong organizational skills

·         Excellent analytical, problem solving, and multi-tasking skills

·         Working knowledge of human resources, payroll, internal control procedures and general ledger

·         Must be results oriented with strong accounting and financial skills

·         Proficient in Excel

·         The ability to work in a team environment with various levels of staff

·         The ability to maintain strict confidentiality

·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

·         Experience with Oracle is preferred

·         Experience in the broadcast industry is a plus

·         2 to 4 years business office experience

HOW TO APPLY:

Apply Online URL:
http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-02-24

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the Fox O & O Duopoly in Charlotte, NC, is seeking a part-time Production Technician  who will report to the Production & Operations Manager.  The ideal candidate musth have a thorough understanding and knowledge of broadcast television production.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties for the part-time Production Technician include floor directing, studio camera operation, studio lighting board operation, guest and talent management and other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

Additional required skills include but are not limited to: stage management, proper placement of microphones on news anchors and guests, ability to handle unexpected and last minute changes and ability to effectively communicate those changes to prompty to studio talen while adjusting floor configurations and shot requests. The Production Technician must possess the ability to work primptly under pressure in a cohesive team environment, have clear verbal skills and be reliable and with a great attitude.

High school diploma or equivalent is required. Must be able to work holidays, weekends and flexible schedule. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com then click the "About Us" tab, then "Jobs" or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Road, Charlotte, NC 29214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-21

Audio Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX O & O duopoly in Charlotte, NC, is seeking an Audio Technician to report to the Production & Operations Manager. The Audio Technician will operate the audio board during live newscasts and other productions; properly mix various sources including anchor mics, audio from live remotes, animated openings and video clips.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will have a thorough understanding and knowledge of broadcast television production, including but not limited to: studio camera operation, floor direction and maintenance of the studio (i.e. sets and props, periodic cleaning, etc.). Maintain wireless mic and IFB packs, ensuring fresh batteries before each show.  Responsible for monitoring crews that are dialing in on IFB lines and obtaining mic checks from talent before each live shot. Must be able to route the proper mix-minus audio sub-mix to each IFB line, ability to put live callers on air and skill to help troubleshoot audio issues with input from the engineering department.

REQUIREMENTS:

The best candidate must be capable of working under pressure in a cohesive team environment. Ability to lift 25 to 50 pounds. Perform other duties as assigned. Must be able to work holidays, weekends and alternate schedules.

Minimum of one-years experience in a news production position.  High school degree or equivalent is required.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com then click on the "About Us" tab, then "Jobs" or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Road, Charlotte, NC 29214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-21

Newscast Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the Fox O & O duopoly in Charlotte, NC, is seeking a Newscast Director who reports to the Production & Operations Manager. The ideal candidate will have experience as a combined director/technical director with a hands-on understanding or the Sony 7000, 3M/E switcher or similar systems.

 

 

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Knowledge of Chyron ISQ, Mosaic, Powerclyps, BitCentral and Avid iNews is also preferred. Skills in Master Control is a plus.

Candidates must be able to handle fast-paced and quick changing newscasts, breaking news and weather events.  These newscasts have a broad range of segments which can include: in-studio guests, entertainment groups, multiple live shots, anchor movement throughout the studio, combined animations and heavy use of graphics. Knowledge of master control operations, automation and program segmentation. Other duties will include audio mixing, floor direction, studio camera operation with new responsibilities assigned as operational needs warrant.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree preferred.  Two years’ or more experience directing/manually technical directing, live and pre-produced television newscasts required.

To be considered for this position the candidate must provide a non-returnable DVD or video link of a complete live broadcast that the candidate has directed and technically directed. The unedited show reel must contain two audio tracks: 1) Director audio track and 2) show audio mix

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com then click on the "About Us" tab, then "Jobs" or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Road, Charlotte, NC 29214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-21

Topical Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the Fox O & O duopoly in Charlotte, NC, is seeking a Topical Producer to join our Creative Services Team.   This position reports to the VP of Creative Services. If you have a passion for local news promotion and thrive on quick deadlines, creative tease writing, shooting and editing – this positon is for you. There’s opportunity to push your creative boundaries while making a difference in a very competitive television market.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Topical Producer partners with in-house producers, artists and vendors to create, develop and produce the on-air promos for WJZY/WMYT-TV. This may include writing, producing, videotaping, recording or photographing news topical promos, radio ads, custom syndicated show and block promos, VO tags, digital art, custom music, jingles, on-hold messages and radio production.

Writes/produces/edits (and occasionally shoots) special events and contest promos. Produces elements for use on web and all social media platforms. Operates or has a working knowledge of digital cameras and Adobe Premier nonlinear editing. Works effectively and courteously with all other departments such as traffic, operations, production, news and sales. Must maintain collaborative working relationships wand maintain contacts with Fox Broadcasting and Syndicated Distributors for changes, directives, specials and all necessary promotional elements. Work closely with the news department to determine promotional priorities and creative decisions of individual news program promotion.  Uses a PC with keyboard and other related station systems to perform essential functions of the job such as writing, using the internet to upload and download from ftp sites. Requires fine motor skills. Constantly uses verbal, audible and visual abilities to perform essential functions. Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus. Regularly receives and distributes information and instruction, via telephone, e-mail and memo, to station personnel and clients. Completes/approves electronic time sheets completely, accurately and within time constraints. Regularly moves throughout the station to coordinate work requirements and programming-related activities. Sits for extended periods of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Occasionally bends, stoops and crouches to arrange, lift and carry promotion and production related items up to 25 pounds in weight such as lighting, video cameras and photography equipment.  Occasionally drives an automobile for extended periods of time to perform sales function and transport station equipment. Maintain a clean MVP and personal vehicle insurance. Works varied hours, holidays and weekends as required. Attends and participates in any company training seminars, meetings or other attendance-required events. Complies with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines. Other duties as assigned by the VP Creative Services or the Promotion Manager.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s Degree in communications, journalism or broadcast preferred. Minimum 2 years’ experience required. Television station experience is a plus.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com then click on the "About Us" tab, then "Jobs" or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Road, Charlotte, NC 29214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-21

News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the Fox O & O duopoly in Charlotte, NC, is seeking a News Producer. Responsible for daily production of newscast(s) to include: setting up the story, interviews, writing, graphic coordination and social media posting.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must become very knowledgeable about the Charlotte region and develop meaningful contacts. Become fluent with the Fox 46 news brand and strive for excellence in headline writing skills. Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style. Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts. Coordinate with web/social media team to coordinate coverage for digital and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion in scripts. Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air. Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in studio. Collaborate with executive producer prior to air and during newscasts about changes. Partner with newscast director before, during and after newscasts to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts. Edit reporter scripts and provide feedback. Assign voice overs and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Work with on-air staff by phone and in person to assist with story development and/or story support. Write and post to station digital platforms. Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift. Assign writing ideas to APs. Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communications with news director, news management team and all station personnel to effectively, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments. Participate in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts. Participate in special projects and programming. Available to work outside of scheduled hours. Constantly use verbal, audible and visual abilities to perform essential duties. Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Attend and participate in any company training seminars, meetings or other attendance-required events. Comply with all station and department policies, procedures and guideline related activities. Occasionally bends, stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions. Constantly operates PC to complete required news items and related materials.

REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum of two years’ television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is preferred. iNews and Adobe Premier Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com then click on the "About Us" tab, then "Jobs" or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Road, Charlotte, NC 29214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-21

Billing Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV-Credit Hub, is seeking a Billing Coordinator to assist with customer service, billing management, and credit management tasks. This role will be responsible for resolving inquires from both internal and external customers, completing billing processes in a timely manner, managing and completing invoice adjustments in HelpTrac and Oracle systems, and demonstrating leadership and personal traits while carrying out all functions and duties. 

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!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

·         Handling emails and calls for payment portal

·         Upload and maintain scripts that are used for our co-op business

·         Maintain up-to-date terms and records in billing systems

·         Process/upload billing information

·         Assist with balancing and maintaining customer accounts

·         Prepare and maintain various reports

·         Investigate customer inquiries as needed

·         Carry out activities according to specific procedures and deadlines

·         Communicate with internal personnel and clients via phone or email as a hub center

·         Create and monitor refund ticket work

·         Process credit card refunds for customers as requested

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

·         Must be proficient with Excel

·         Knowledge of general accounting principles

·         Broadcasting or media experience is preferred

·         Experience with a broadcast traffic system, such as OSI or Wide Orbit a plus

·         Ideal candidate will be able to prioritize and multitask, have a high level of attention to detail, and have excellent communication (both written and over the phone) skills

HOW TO APPLY:

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-11

MULTI-MEDIA JOURNALIST

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Multi-Media Journalist with the total package – a professional journalist who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while interacting with all digital platforms. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate must be ready to work at a fast past and stay well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. Must possess the ability to establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. The best candidate must be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist.  FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news is required. Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism strongly preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds, ability to walk with equipment up and down stairs and over rough terrain to complete essential job functions.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-14

PHOTOJOURNALIST

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management.  Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned.  Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication preferred. Minimum of two years’ equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-14

NEWS PRODUCER

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a News Producer who will be responsible for daily production of newscast (s). 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties include: setting up the story, interviews, writing, graphic coordination and social media posting. Must become very knowledgeable about the Charlotte region and develop meaningful contacts. Become fluent with the Fox 46 news brand and strive for excellence in headline writing skills. Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style.  Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts. Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for digital and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts.  Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air.  Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in studio.  Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscasts about changes. Partner with newscast director before, during and after newscasts to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts.  Edit reporter scripts and provide feedback. Assign voice overs and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Work with on-air staff by phone and in person to assist with story development and/or story support.  Write and post to station digital platforms.  Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift.  Assign writing ideas to APs.  Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments.  Participate in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts.  Participate in special projects and programming.  Available to work outside of scheduled hours. Constantly use verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties.  Attend and participate in any company training seminars, meetings or other attendance required events.  Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions.  Constantly operates PC to complete required news items and related materials.  Minimum of 2 years’ television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is preferred. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-14

AUDIO TECHNICIAN

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX O&O duopoly in Charlotte, NC is seeking an Audio Technician. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Audio Technician will operate the audio board during live newscasts and other productions; properly mixing various sources including anchor mics, audio from live remotes, animated opens and video clips. The ideal candidate will a thorough understanding and knowledge of broadcast television production, including but not limited to: studio camera operation, floor direction and maintenance of the studio (i.e. sets and props, periodic cleaning, etc.). Maintain wireless mic and IFB packs, ensuring fresh batteries before each show. Responsible for monitoring crews that are dialing in on IFB lines and obtaining mic checks from talent before each live shot. Must be able to route the proper mix-minus audio sub-mix to each IFB line, ability to put live callers on air and skill to help troubleshoot audio issues with input from the engineering department. equivalent is required.

REQUIREMENTS:

The best candidate must be capable of working under pressure in a cohesive team environment.  Ability to lift 25 to 50 lbs. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Must be able to work holidays, weekends and alternate schedules.  Minimum of 1 years’ experience in news production. High school degree or equivalent is required.   

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-14

NEWS PRODUCER

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a News Producer who will be responsible for daily production of newscast (s).

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties include: setting up the story, interviews, writing, graphic coordination and social media posting. Must become very knowledgeable about the Charlotte region and develop meaningful contacts. Become fluent with the Fox 46 news brand and strive for excellence in headline writing skills. Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style.  Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts. Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for digital and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts.  Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air.  Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in studio.  Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscasts about changes. Partner with newscast director before, during and after newscasts to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts.  Edit reporter scripts and provide feedback. Assign voice overs and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Work with on-air staff by phone and in person to assist with story development and/or story support.  Write and post to station digital platforms.  Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift.  Assign writing ideas to APs.  Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments.  Participate in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts.  Participate in special projects and programming.  Available to work outside of scheduled hours. Constantly use verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties.  Attend and participate in any company training seminars, meetings or other attendance required events.  Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions.  Constantly operates PC to complete required news items and related materials.  Minimum of 2 years’ television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is preferred. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-14

Production Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV, located in Asheville, NC, is looking for a full-time Production Assistant.

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!

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include:

·         Operate Chyron, audio, camera or telepompter for our (morning, evening, weekend) newscast

·         Prep for newscasts including, but not limited to:

·           Prepare all fonts to air during newscast

·           Studio and set preparation

·           Maintaining studio

·           Lighting

·           Tape Editing for newscasts

·           Other duties as assigned

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Education/Experience Level:

·         A bachelors degree in communications or related media field is preferred

General Hours:

·         Friday through Wednesday, 3:15p-12:00a

·         Must be able to work on weekends

·         Other hours as needed, on occasion

HOW TO APPLY:


Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-28

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX owned and operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a quick-thinking Associate Producer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the daily organization and writing of newscasts as assigned by Producers and/or Executive Producers.  Write copy that is fair, accurate and grammatically correct. View video tape and select appropriate pictures and interviews for broadcast as approved by news management.  Ability to recognize story inadequacies or missing information.  Work independently to find the necessary information to complete the story and give feedback to Producers if more resources are required to support the story using all available means (i.e. telephone, databases, computer archive searches, etc.) Work with field crews to manage stories, provide graphics, video and logistical support. Work closely with assignment desk to coordinate live shots and Reporter & Photojournalist assignments.  Maintain open communication with News director and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments.  This includes monitoring the wire service to ascertain relevant stories for inclusion in newscasts. Attend and participate in editorial meetings. Provide suggestions for news related stories and participate in post-production critiques.  Constantly move throughout the station to coordinate work requirements and news related activities.  Occasionally bends, stoops and crouches.  Constantly operates PC, using a keyboard, to complete required news items and related materials. Sits for extended periods of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Complies with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines.  Perform other duties and special projects as needed and assigned by news management.  

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelors’ degree in applicable discipline such as broadcast journalism, communications, or equivalent job experience is preferred.  One year of experience producing or newsgathering for broadcast at a commercial television station preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-09

MULTI-MEDIA JOURNALIST

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Multi-Media Journalist with the total package – a professional journalist who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while interacting with all digital platforms. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate must be ready to work at a fast past and stay well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. Must possess the ability to establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. The best candidate must be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist.  FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news is required. Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism strongly preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds, ability to walk with equipment up and down stairs and over rough terrain to complete essential job functions.

HOW TO APPLY:

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-09

PHOTOJOURNALIST

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management.  Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned.  Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication preferred. Minimum of two years’ equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-09

AUDIO TECHNICIAN

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX O&O duopoly in Charlotte, NC is seeking an Audio Technician. The Audio Technician will operate the audio board during live newscasts and other productions; properly mixing various sources including anchor mics, audio from live remotes, animated opens and video clips. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will a thorough understanding and knowledge of broadcast television production, including but not limited to: studio camera operation, floor direction and maintenance of the studio (i.e. sets and props, periodic cleaning, etc.). Maintain wireless mic and IFB packs, ensuring fresh batteries before each show. Responsible for monitoring crews that are dialing in on IFB lines and obtaining mic checks from talent before each live shot. Must be able to route the proper mix-minus audio sub-mix to each IFB line, ability to put live callers on air and skill to help troubleshoot audio issues with input from the engineering department. 

REQUIREMENTS:

The best candidate must be capable of working under pressure in a cohesive team environment.  Ability to lift 25 to 50 lbs. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Must be able to work holidays, weekends and alternate schedules.  Minimum of 1 years’ experience in news production. High school degree or equivalent is required.

HOW TO APPLY:

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-09

NEWS PRODUCER

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a News Producer who will be responsible for daily production of newscast(s).

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties include: setting up the story, interviews, writing, graphic coordination and social media posting. Must become very knowledgeable about the Charlotte region and develop meaningful contacts. Become fluent with the Fox 46 news brand and strive for excellence in headline writing skills. Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style.  Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts. Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for digital and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts.  Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air.  Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in studio.  Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscasts about changes. Partner with newscast director before, during and after newscasts to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts.  Edit reporter scripts and provide feedback. Assign voice overs and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Work with on-air staff by phone and in person to assist with story development and/or story support.  Write and post to station digital platforms.  Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift.  Assign writing ideas to APs.  Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments.  Participate in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts.  Participate in special projects and programming.  Available to work outside of scheduled hours. Constantly use verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions. Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties.  Attend and participate in any company training seminars, meetings or other attendance required events.  Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  

REQUIREMENTS:

Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions.  Constantly operates PC to complete required news items and related materials.  Minimum of 2 years’ television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is preferred. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

HOW TO APPLY:

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-09

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX owned and operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a quick-thinking Associate Producer. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the daily organization and writing of newscasts as assigned by Producers and/or Executive Producers.  Write copy that is fair, accurate and grammatically correct. View video tape and select appropriate pictures and interviews for broadcast as approved by news management.  Ability to recognize story inadequacies or missing information.  Work independently to find the necessary information to complete the story and give feedback to Producers if more resources are required to support the story using all available means (i.e. telephone, databases, computer archive searches, etc.) Work with field crews to manage stories, provide graphics, video and logistical support. Work closely with assignment desk to coordinate live shots and Reporter & Photojournalist assignments.  Maintain open communication with News director and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments.  This includes monitoring the wire service to ascertain relevant stories for inclusion in newscasts. Attend and participate in editorial meetings. Provide suggestions for news related stories and participate in post-production critiques.  Constantly move throughout the station to coordinate work requirements and news related activities.  Occasionally bends, stoops and crouches.  Constantly operates PC, using a keyboard, to complete required news items and related materials. Sits for extended periods of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Complies with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines.  Perform other duties and special projects as needed and assigned by news management.  Bachelors’ degree in applicable discipline such as broadcast journalism, communications, or equivalent job experience is preferred.  One year of experience producing or newsgathering for broadcast at a commercial television station preferred.

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-24

Multimedia Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

MULTI-MEDIA JOURNALIST (Full-Time, Regular):  WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Multi-Media Journalist with the total package – a professional journalist who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while interacting with all digital platforms. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate must be ready to work at a fast past and stay well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. Must possess the ability to establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. The best candidate must be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist.  FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news is required. Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism strongly preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds, ability to walk with equipment up and down stairs and over rough terrain to complete essential job functions.

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-24

News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a News Producer who will be responsible for daily production of newscast(s).

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties include: setting up the story, interviews, writing, graphic coordination and social media posting. Must become very knowledgeable about the Charlotte region and develop meaningful contacts. Become fluent with the Fox 46 news brand and strive for excellence in headline writing skills. Research stories online and on telephone with appropriate sources and contacts. Level of performance requires a superior command of grammar and broadcast news-writing style.  Aggressively participates in covering breaking news in and out of newscasts. Coordinate with web/social team to coordinate coverage for digital and on-air. Log and edit video for inclusion on scripts.  Accountable for editorial decisions and/or changes made in the control room while the newscast is on the air.  Communicates via IFB to provide producer direction and talent instruction to crews in the field and in studio.  Collaborate with Executive Producer prior to air and during newscasts about changes. Partner with newscast director before, during and after newscasts to accomplish creative and clean production. Work with reporters to develop story scripts.  Edit reporter scripts and provide feedback. Assign voice overs and VO-SOTs to reporters and anchors. Work with on-air staff by phone and in person to assist with story development and/or story support.  Write and post to station digital platforms.  Supervise and oversee the writers assigned to the shift.  Assign writing ideas to APs.  Edit AP scripts and provide feedback. Maintain open communication with News Director, the news management team and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments.  Participate in news meetings to provide story and production ideas for any and all newscasts.  Participate in special projects and programming.  Available to work outside of scheduled hours. Constantly use verbal, audible, and visual abilities to perform essential functions. Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Sits for extended period of time in order to accomplish essential duties.  Attend and participate in any company training seminars, meetings or other attendance required events.  Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  Occasionally bends stoops and crouches to arrange copy/script paper for work related functions.  Constantly operates PC to complete required news items and related materials.  

REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum of 2 years’ television news writing and producing experience. College degree in journalism or equivalent is preferred. iNews and Adobe Premiere Pro experience preferred. Must possess excellent news judgment. Knowledge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area is preferred. Dependability, strong writing skills and accuracy are crucial.

HOW TO APPLY:

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-24

Accounts Receivable Clerk

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS, in Asheville, NC, is seeking an Accounts Receivable Clerk. This role will be responsible for assisting staff with, posting payments, and tracking and resolving outstanding payment issues. This includes being responsible for tracking and resolving outstanding payment issues. This position will be an integral part of the credit hub and will provide assistance with accounts receivable functions for multiple television stations.

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities:

·        Prepare and maintain various A/R reports

·        Maintain up-to-date records in system

·        Work closely with Collectors by monitoring unapplied/unidentified cash

·        Reconciliation of accounts

·        Carry out A/R activities according to specific procedures and deadlines

·        Investigate and resolve customer queries as needed

·        Communicate with internal personnel via phone, email, mail or personally

·        Perform other related duties as required and assigned

·        Post client payments by recording cash, checks, and credit 

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

·        Must be proficient with MS Excel

·        Knowledge of general accounting principles

·        Broadcasting or media experience is preferred

·        Experience with a broadcast traffic system such as OSI or Wide Orbit a plus

·        Ideal candidate will be able to prioritize and multitask, have a high level of attention to detail, and have excellent communication (both written and over the phone) skills

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-06-10

Executive Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS has an immediate opening for an energetic and creative Executive Producer to oversee news content for overall fairness, balance and accuracy. 

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!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will oversee production of our AM newscasts and special programming. You will work closely with the other producers and reporters on daily selection and coverage. As a newsroom leader, the expectation is that the Executive Producer will lead by example.

Responsibilities:

·         Script reviews

·         Manage and train other Producers

·         Special projects

·         Planning and overseeing continuity into upcoming newscasts

·         Other responsibilities as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Qualifications:

·         Four-year degree in journalism or communications preferred

·         Strong writing skills and a proven track record for getting results on initiatives 

·         At least 4 years of experience in broadcast journalism as a producer or equivalent experience

·         Great people skills with an emphasis on coaching and motivating

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-30

Special Projects Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS-TV seeks an enterprising and aggressive Investigative Producer to join our team. We are looking for someone with a clear understanding of how to dig for a story, research it, write it with an edge and use strong storytelling and TV production to make it powerful and memorable. Knowledge of the FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) process, computer-assisted reporting, and data-driven reporting is required along with familiarity of legal issues related to investigative television news reporting. 

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities:

·         Develop and maintain contacts and sources in the community to enterprise story ideas

·         Identify and pitch investigative angles on big daily news stories

·         Work closely with Producer and Executive Producer to refine investigative pitches and story scripts

·         Write online versions of investigative reports and work with Digital Producers on "web extra" content for each investigation

·         Other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

·         At least 3 years of investigative producing experience is preferred

·         History of award-winning investigative journalism is preferred

·         Must be a strong storyteller with the ability to make the complicated understandable

·         Must be able to use all available tools to enhance stories, from graphics to social media

·         The ability to generate story ideas and determine the legitimacy of viewer tips

·         Be a strong writer and storyteller

·         Must be naturally inquisitive with an interest in holding government officials accountable

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-30

Collections Analyst

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA, in Asheville, NC, is seeking a Collections Analyst to be responsible for tracking and resolving outstanding payment issues, including collection activities such as sending follow-up inquiries, negotiating with past due accounts, maintaining records and referring accounts to collection agencies. This position will be an integral part of the credit hub and will provide assistance with accounts receivable functions for more than one television station.

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

·        Make collection calls

·        Prepare and maintain various reports

·        Maintain an accurate aging report

·        Maintain up-to-date records in system

·        Collection and allocation of payments

·        Carry out collection and reporting activities according to specific deadlines

·        Reconciliation of accounts

·        Monitor client account details for non-payments, delayed payments and other irregularities

·        Follow established procedures for processing adjustments, refunds, etc.

·        Investigate and resolve customer queries

·        Communicate with internal personnel and clients via phone, email, mail or personally

·        Submit delinquent accounts to collections, as needed

·        Perform other related duties as required and assigned

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements:

·        Knowledge of general accounting principles

·        3+ years of experience in billing or collections

·        Broadcasting or media experience is preferred

·        Experience with Oracle and with a broadcast traffic system, such as OSI or Wide Orbit a plus

·        The ability to prioritize and multitask, have a high level of attention to detail, and have excellent communication skills

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-06-02

PHOTOJOURNALIST

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts.   

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management.  Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication preferred. Minimum of two years’ equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

WJZY/WMYT offers an academic credit internship program for Juniors, Seniors and Graduate students enrolled in an accredited college or university.  For additional information, please visit our jobs page or contact the Human Resources Department at 704-944-3372.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-06-16

MULTI-MEDIA JOURNALIST

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Multi-Media Journalist with the total package – a professional journalist who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while interacting with all digital platforms. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate must be ready to work at a fast past and stay well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. Must possess the ability to establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. The best candidate must be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist.  FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  

REQUIREMENTS:

A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news is required. Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism strongly preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds, ability to walk with equipment up and down stairs and over rough terrain to complete essential job functions.

HOW TO APPLY:

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

WJZY/WMYT offers an academic credit internship program for Juniors, Seniors and Graduate students enrolled in an accredited college or university.  For additional information, please visit our jobs page or contact the Human Resources Department at 704-944-3372.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-06-16

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX owned and operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a quick-thinking Associate Producer. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the daily organization and writing of newscasts as assigned by Producers and/or Executive Producers.  Write copy that is fair, accurate and grammatically correct. View video tape and select appropriate pictures and interviews for broadcast as approved by news management.  Ability to recognize story inadequacies or missing information.  Work independently to find the necessary information to complete the story and give feedback to Producers if more resources are required to support the story using all available means (i.e. telephone, databases, computer archive searches, etc.) Work with field crews to manage stories, provide graphics, video and logistical support. Work closely with assignment desk to coordinate live shots and Reporter & Photojournalist assignments.  Maintain open communication with News director and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments.  This includes monitoring the wire service to ascertain relevant stories for inclusion in newscasts. Attend and participate in editorial meetings. Provide suggestions for news related stories and participate in post-production critiques.  Constantly move throughout the station to coordinate work requirements and news related activities.  Occasionally bends, stoops and crouches.  Constantly operates PC, using a keyboard, to complete required news items and related materials. Sits for extended periods of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Complies with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines.  Perform other duties and special projects as needed and assigned by news management.  

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelors’ degree in applicable discipline such as broadcast journalism, communications, or equivalent job experience is preferred.  One year of experience producing or newsgathering for broadcast at a commercial television station preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter or using specialized equipment. Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

WJZY/WMYT offers an academic credit internship program for Juniors, Seniors and Graduate students enrolled in an accredited college or university.  For additional information, please visit our jobs page or contact the Human Resources Department at 704-944-3372.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-06-16

Nightside Reporter

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 to 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! WLOS News 13 is looking for a take-charge Nightside Reporter to help us continue to grow our newscasts! 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Proven knowledge and experience working with current media creation tools and contemporary newsroom systems.
Strong writing and copy editing skills are a must.
3-5 years of experience as a reporter.
Must be able to work well under deadline pressure.

We are seeking a motivated, energetic, creative, and aggressive reporter who can think and perform outside the box. The candidate should be able to develop story ideas and gather information for newscasts, have sound writing skills, a great work ethic, and a can-do attitude. The best person for this job will have excellent live shot skills and thrives on breaking stories.

HOW TO APPLY:

Apply Online URL:
http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-07-10

Social Media Marketing & Engagement Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Social Media and Marketing Engagement Producer.  The ideal candidate is the primary liaison between Creative Services, Programming and News to promote WJZY & WMYT programming priorities and community outreach.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate is responsible for coordinating and creating content to promote our stations, including: engaging audiences, interacting with communities, increasing brand awareness and highlighting important programming initiatives.  Works with the VP of Creative Services, VP of News and Digital Content Manager to develop and implement strategies for all of the stations’ social media and digital platforms. Creates compelling and engaging social content and digital stories daily. Conceptualizes and produces high profile creative marketing material for digital and social.  Gathers social, news and promotional content in the field.  Actively engages in online communities and blogs to promote FOX 46 Charlotte, the station’s talent and website, driving traffic to the station’s website and programming.  Grows friends, followers and subscribers on social sites.  Performs duties of digital editor, specializing in print style writing, copy editing and editorial newsgathering, as needed.  Facilitates the editorial gathering of compelling web material using information from various sources and contacts.  Identifies and responds to emerging social media and mobile trends to increase the stations’ reach. Partners with the Digital Content Manager to serve as a social media leader and training leader for the station, training on best practices for creation and publication of social media content and embedding a social mentality into our culture.  Works with editorial team to highlight comments and feedback for use on air, when appropriate.  Complies with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines. Other duties as assigned.  

REQUIREMENTS:

Demonstrated fluency in social media and multimedia platform work required. Existing following on social media strongly preferred.  Ability to present digital and social content live on-air and online. Knowledge of internet publishing software, editing software and content management systems such as Adobe Premiere, iNews, Extreme Reach, Web CMS, Bit Central and Social Media Platforms (i.e. Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, etc.) Excellent broadcast, web and social writing.  Handle multiple demands and competing priorities simultaneously in a strict deadline-oriented environment.  Excellent communication skills. Ability to work under pressure as a cohesive member of a team. Ability to work a flexible schedule.  Bachelors’ degree preferred.  (2-4) years of previous social media marketing experience is required.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-08-11

MMJ/Anchor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Multimedia Journalist, with anchoring skills.  We need the total MMJ package: someone who can do their own hard news and breaking news morning live shots 3 days a week.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

You will need to be quick on your feet with a desire to beat the other stations each and every day. This MMJ also co-anchors and helps write and book Saturday and Sunday morning news show that is a mix of hard news and lifestyle interviews.  This MMJ will be required to have a strong and professional presence on social media, with a focus on promoting Fox 46 television news. FOX46 is a dynamic newsroom; part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. This MMJ will have the opportunity to get attention for the right reasons and to Get Results for the community.  

REQUIREMENTS:

A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news and 2 years’ anchoring is required.  Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital MMJ/Anchor platforms.  Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism required.  Some training will be provided, if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to (50) pounds to complete essential job functions. 

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-08-11

PHOTOJOURNALIST

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in  Charlotte, NC is seeking a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts. aintain a clean driving record.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Position includes the following duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management.  Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned.  

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication preferred. Minimum of two years’ equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record. 

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-08-11

MULTI-MEDIA JOURNALIST

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Multi-Media Journalist with the total package – a professional journalist who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while interacting with all digital platforms.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate must be ready to work at a fast past and stay well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. Must possess the ability to establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. The best candidate must be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist.  FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  

REQUIREMENTS:

A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news is required. Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism strongly preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds, ability to walk with equipment up and down stairs and over rough terrain to complete essential job functions.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-08-11

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX owned and operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a quick-thinking Associate Producer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the daily organization and writing of newscasts as assigned by Producers and/or Executive Producers.  Write copy that is fair, accurate and grammatically correct. View video tape and select appropriate pictures and interviews for broadcast as approved by news management.  Ability to recognize story inadequacies or missing information.  Work independently to find the necessary information to complete the story and give feedback to Producers if more resources are required to support the story using all available means (i.e. telephone, databases, computer archive searches, etc.) Work with field crews to manage stories, provide graphics, video and logistical support. Work closely with assignment desk to coordinate live shots and Reporter & Photojournalist assignments.  Maintain open communication with News director and all station personnel to efficiently, respectfully and professionally complete news assignments.  This includes monitoring the wire service to ascertain relevant stories for inclusion in newscasts. Attend and participate in editorial meetings.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Provide suggestions for news related stories and participate in post-production critiques.  Constantly move throughout the station to coordinate work requirements and news related activities.  Occasionally bends, stoops and crouches.  Constantly operates PC, using a keyboard, to complete required news items and related materials. Sits for extended periods of time in order to accomplish essential duties. Complies with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines.  Perform other duties and special projects as needed and assigned by news management.  Bachelors’ degree in applicable discipline such as broadcast journalism, communications, or equivalent job experience is preferred.  One year of experience producing or newsgathering for broadcast at a commercial television station preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-08-11

Accounts Receivable Specialist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA-TV is seeking an Accounts Receivable Credit Specialist to work in there credit hub at the Asheville, NC location.

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

WLOS/WMYA-TV is seeking an Accounts Receivable Credit Specialist to work in there credit hub at the Asheville, NC location. You will be responsible for tracking and resolving outstanding payment issues, including collection activities such as sending follow-up inquiries, negotiating with past due accounts, maintaining records and referring accounts to collection agencies.  This position will be an integral part of the credit hub and will provide assistance with accounts receivable functions for more than one television station.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

·        Make collection calls

·        Prepare and maintain various reports

·        Maintain an accurate aging report

·        Maintain up-to-date records in system

·        Collection and allocation of payments

·        Carry out billing, collection and reporting activities according to specific deadlines

·        Reconciliation of accounts

·        Monitor client account details for non-payments, delayed payments and other irregularities

·        Follow established procedures for processing credit applications, adjustments, checks, etc.

·        Investigate and resolve customer queries

·        Communicate with internal personnel and clients via phone, email, mail or personally

·        Submit delinquent accounts to collections, as needed

·        Perform other related duties as required and assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

·        Must be proficient with Excel

·        Knowledge of general accounting principles

·        Broadcasting or media experience is preferred

·        Experience with a broadcast traffic system such as OSI or Wide Orbit is a plus

·        The ideal candidate will be able to prioritize and multitask, have a high level of attention to detail, and have excellent communication (both written and over the phone) skills

HOW TO APPLY:


Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-08-11

Copy Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA, in Asheville, North Carolina, is seeking a Copy Coordinator to join our Advertising Support team. We are looking for someone specializing in copy/continuity in a fast paced environment. The ideal candidate should have excellent organizational skills, be accurate, pay attention to detail, have the ability to problem-solve, and possess good communication skills.

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

·        Securing and inputting traffic instructions for our advertisers

·        Entering copy information using OSi traffic software

·        Maintaining instruction files, tape library, and various other traffic functions

·        Working closely with local Account Executives and clients in a professional manner

·        A clear understanding of FCC regulations as defined in the Children’s Television Act is required

 

REQUIREMENTS:

·        Previous television/radio traffic or advertising traffic experience is helpful

·        The ability to multitask and meet deadlines within a team setting

·        Work well under pressure and be dependable

·        Be a quick study and a self-starter

·        Must be computer literate; knowledge of OSi or WideOrbit is a plus

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-08-30

ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE (Full-Time, Regular)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY/WMYT, the Fox Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a highly motivated Account Executive who will help local and regional advertisers achieve their business objectives through effective TV and digital advertising. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate must be able to identify qualified targets, use strong communication and presentation skills throughout the sales process and maintain a high closing ratio. We are looking for someone that can bring together all our resources (FOX Network Prime and Sports, My Network TV, Digital Sponsorships and Promotions) in a creative manner to achieve a high level of results. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to, strategically negotiating existing business along with obtaining incremental dollars from the existing market and building strong client relationships. Responsible for completing administrative tasks such as order entry, weekly forecasts and reports, new business trackers and the credit and collection of all accounts.

REQUIREMENTS:

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office required and knowledge of media-related software and research tools such as Wide Orbit, Wide Orbit Media Sales, Scarborough and DirectHEAT is a plus.  Candidate must possess an aggressive desire to win attitude.  A four-year college degree is required. Media sales experience is strongly preferred. Knowledge of media math, TV ratings and web metrics is a plus.

The ideal candidate must possess a solid knowledge of the market, advertising community and have a proven record of sales accomplishments.  Must be a self-starter with strong verbal and written communication skills. We are looking for someone who is energetic, positive, creative and passionate to succeed in the highly competitive environment of media sales. Strong analytical skills and strategic thinking are critical to the position. 

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply on line at:

https://fox.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/Domestic/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Multi-Media-Journalist_R50008575-1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-09-30

PHOTOJOURNALIST (Full-Time, Regular)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management.  Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned.  Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication preferred. Minimum of two years’ equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply on line at:

https://fox.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/Domestic/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Journalist-Photojournalist-DJ_R50007863

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-09-30

MULTI-MEDIA JOURNALIST (Full-Time, Regular)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Multi-Media Journalist with the total package – a professional journalist who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while interacting with all digital platforms. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate must be ready to work at a fast pace and stay well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. Must possess the ability to establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. The best candidate must be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist.  FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news is required. Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism strongly preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds, ability to walk with equipment up and down stairs and over rough terrain to complete essential job functions.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply on line at:

https://fox.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/Domestic/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Multi-Media-Journalist_R50008575-1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-09-30

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY/WMYT-TV, the Fox Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a highly motivated Account Executive who will help local and regional advertisers achieve their business objectives through effective TV and digital advertising. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The ideal candidate must be able to identify qualified targets, use strong communication and presentation skills throughout the sales process and maintain a high closing ratio. We are looking for someone that can bring together all our resources (FOX Network Prime and Sports, My Network TV, Digital Sponsorships and Promotions) in a creative manner to achieve a high level of results. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to, strategically negotiating existing business along with obtaining incremental dollars from the existing market and building strong client relationships. Responsible for completing administrative tasks such as order entry, weekly forecasts and reports, new business trackers and the credit and collection of all accounts.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

The ideal candidate must possess a solid knowledge of the market, advertising community and have a proven record of sales accomplishments.  Must be a self-starter with strong verbal and written communication skills. We are looking for someone who is energetic, positive, creative and passionate to succeed in the highly competitive environment of media sales. Strong analytical skills and strategic thinking are critical to the position. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office required and knowledge of media-related software and research tools such as Wide Orbit, Wide Orbit Media Sales, Scarborough and DirectHEAT is a plus.  Candidate must possess an aggressive desire to win attitude.  A four-year college degree is required. Media sales experience is strongly preferred. Knowledge of media math, TV ratings and web metrics is a plus.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-01

Photojournalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management.  Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned.  Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication preferred. Minimum of two years’ equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-01

Multi-Media Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Multi-Media Journalist with the total package – a professional journalist who can track down and dig into a compelling story then shoot, write, edit and front it live – all while interacting with all digital platforms. The ideal candidate must be ready to work at a fast pace and stay well-informed on current events and local newsmakers. Must possess the ability to establish a network of contacts and work them to find and report news stories. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The best candidate must be a self-starter with a great attitude and a desire to compete and to improve as a journalist.  FOX46 is part of the “newsroom of the future” movement. You will be working with 21st century newsgathering technology, operating as a self-contained and mobile content generator. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Excellent communication, writing and grammar skills are required for both the broadcast and digital platforms. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities.  A minimum of 3 years’ experience reporting news is required. Must be willing to work weekends. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism strongly preferred. Some training will be provided, if needed. Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds, ability to walk with equipment up and down stairs and over rough terrain to complete essential job functions.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please visit www.fox46charlotte.com, then click on the ‘About Us’ tab, then ‘Jobs’ or visit our readily accessible station located at 3501 Performance Rd., Charlotte, NC  28214, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you. 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-01

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS is seeking an AM Associate Producer, who will help write and produce our morning newscasts as well as fill in for news producers as needed. We are seeking a creative, positive team member who wants to not only learn but contribute to a winning newscast. 

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Required Skills:

·        Must have strong writing

·        Exceptional news judgment skills

·        Working well in a fast paced environment is essential

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

·        A degree in journalism or mass communications with previous television experience is required

·        Experience with non-linear video editing is a plus

·        Control room experience is preferred

HOW TO APPLY:

While completing the online application, please include a recent web link of your work.  

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-02

Marketing Associate

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WLOS/WMYA TV is looking for a Marketing Associate who will serve as a dedicated marketing, data, and content powerhouse across the station’s Sales and Solutions teams.  The ideal candidate will be a well-organized multitasker with a passion for assisting others in the workgroup and contributing to the team’s success. 

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!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

·        Work efficiently with the team of Marketing Consultants (MC) and management to support new and existing business in achievement of substantial client and station growth

·        Provide world-class administrative support to the MCs and management and customer service to existing and new clients

·        Collaborate with MCs to fulfill advertising clients’ RFP requests and manage ad scheduling process

·        Drive research efforts to support MCs in selling integrated solutions to new and existing clients

·        Develop client-specific advertising solutions and associated sales collateral based on client’s needs and market opportunity

·        Process customer account orders and billing information with diligent attention to detail

·        Manage preempts and develop make good plans to accurately represent client’s delivery requirements

·        Project manage creative process and campaign execution for TV and digital solutions, including asset collection, production and trafficking

·        Manage databases to proactively run reports related to critical sales outcomes and present findings to sales and management teams as applicable

·        Provide database maintenance to ensure clean CRM and ability to pull data quickly, including determination of areas where the team can increase efficiency in marketing programs and sales strategy

·        Serve as a trusted adviser by conducting high quality business and industry analyses and reporting out to internal teams and external clients

·        Drive business goals by notifying sales team of upsell and account expansion opportunities

REQUIREMENTS:

Key Attributes and Qualifications:

·        Passion and enthusiasm for playing a supporting role, and contributing to team success

·        Ability to communicate effectively with peers, supervisors, and colleagues

·        Effectively negotiate and influence with, or without authority  

·        High emotional intelligence, empathy, competitiveness, and high level of urgency in delivering elite experiences for our internal team and external clients

·        Strong evidence of listening skills, verbal communication, and professional writing style

·        Engaged as a continuous learner with evidence of striving to be a high performer in role

·        The ability to work with teammates to receive, digest, and determine necessary outcomes for an assignment and meet strict deadlines, while maintaining accuracy

·        Technologically savvy with ability to use multiple internet and software platforms to perform duties

·        Understanding of digital reporting and analytic metrics

·        Marketing or advertising experience is a plus

·        Attention to detail is critical to success

·        Must demonstrate ability to create presentations for client facing meetings

·        Microsoft Excel, Project PowerPoint, Word, and Outlook

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-02

PHOTOJOURNALIST

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Photojournalist will perform the following duties: Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management.  Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned.  Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication preferred. Minimum of two years’ equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:

Apply on line at: https://fox.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/Domestic/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Photojournalist_R50009811-2

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-11

DIGITAL CONTENT MANAGER

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Were hiring a Digital Content Manager to oversee our next-level team at WJZY Fox 46 in Charlotte, NC.  Reporting to the News Director, the Digital Content Manager will lead our team of local Digital Content Creators, who are focused on telling stories that truly matter to digital and social users.

Does this sound like you? Youre driven, smart, full of energy and as digitally and socially savvy as they come. You’re a leader, but you also know there is no “I” in team. You strive to make a difference every day, and have a deep passion for what you do. Youre (very) competitive, sharp, resourceful, quick-thinking, and not afraid to try something new. Youre a hard worker by nature, you set the bar high and you want to win. Big.  The person were looking for is a news junkie who lives and breathes content and knows how to inspire a team. If youre a digital content-creating rock star who is hungry for the next step in their career, this job is for you.                                                                                     

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Oversee team that creates compelling, UX-focused news and event-based content relevant to local users and beyond, including text stories, photos/graphics, live streaming content, breaking news, and social media elements. Prioritize allocation of digital resources to cover the most important stories, based on data derived from real-time analytics and trends. Guide digital team’s editorial decisions. Serve as digital leader and resource in the newsroom to ensure station’s digital and social media dominance. Follow group standards for digital publishing. Maintain continuous communication with other FTS digital teams and Group Content Team. Other duties as deemed necessary and assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

4+ years’ experience developing and publishing unique content, including news, for digital and social platforms preferred. Proven history as leader and/or project lead within a team. BA/BS degree, preferably in Journalism, Communications or related field with emphasis on digital publishing. Strong desire to advance in digital news career. Superior news judgement, writing and copy editing skills. Fanatical attention to detail. Thrive under pressure. Stellar communication skills. Social media expert. Proficient in content management systems, video publishing, live streaming, and digital analytics tools. Video and photo editing experience (Adobe products a plus).

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply on-line at: https://fox.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/Domestic/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Digital-Content-Manager_R50010394-1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-14

LEAD PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV in Charlotte, NC is looking for a Lead Production Technician.  This position reports to the Production & Operations Manager.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Lead Production Technician will operate systems, in the production control room, master control, studio, and audio booth for newscasts, promos, and special events. Ideal candidate must be able to operate studio cameras, audio board, news software, graphic systems and video switcher for newscasts and productions.  Must be proficient in floor directing and stage management, with a strong understanding of lighting and lighting control systems.  Additionally, during guest segments, will be responsible for positioning guests and making sure they are mic’d correctly.  Able to handle unplanned changes, and communicate those to the studio talent efficiently while adjusting floor configurations and shot requests.  Responsible for confirming all needed equipment is operational and ready for air. Must keep professional knowledge up to date with current broadcast technologies and determine how they might be utilized for broadcast and internet only production.  

REQUIREMENTS:

Must have an understanding of master control automation technology, quality control of all media and segmentation of programming. Other responsibilities include: lead the studio floor operations; learn how to direct and technical direct live and taped productions in a backup capacity; mix audio for newscasts and productions; train new hires on procedures and operations; function as a master control operator in a backup capacity; quality control and segment master control media for broadcast and become versed in all aspects of live operations. ​Associate’s degree in television broadcasting (Production/Engineering) preferred.  Minimum 2 years’ production experience in live commercial television with heavy emphasis on news production and associated systems. Ideal candidate must have the ability to work under pressure and work in a cohesive team environment is a must. Must have clear verbal skills and a patient, positive demeanor.  Regularly stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. Occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Regularly lift and/or move 25 to 50 pounds. Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.  Must be willing to work mornings, nights, weekends, holidays and prepared for ‘all hands all deck’ in the event of breaking news coverage.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply on-line at: https://fox.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/Domestic/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Lead-Production-Technician_R50010357-1

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-14

PHOTOJOURNALIST

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WJZY-TV, the FOX Owned and Operated duopoly television station in Charlotte, NC is seeking a Photojournalist with an eye to shoot, edit and gather sound from newsworthy events, locations or people for use in newscasts. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Shoots and edits breaking stories, live shots and other news stories as assigned. Occasionally writes packages and/or assembles natural sound packages. Gathers news in the field independently. Assist in gathering and posting stories on-line and to air. Must have the ability to visually tell compelling stories. Operates video camera and audio equipment creatively in diverse conditions and at times under extreme deadlines. Assists Operations department with studio camera and floor management.  Operates all live technology (i.e. Live U, KA trucks, etc.). Drives and operates company vehicles in a safe and defensive manner.  This includes driving in heavy metropolitan traffic, at night and in bad weather. Edits videotape for playback for air. Operates microwave trucks. Maintains vehicle and news gathering equipment properly. Assist with newscasts outside the normal work schedule at time of severe weather conditions or breaking news. Meets all scheduling and broadcast deadlines. 

REQUIREMENTS:

Must be involved in Social Media. Responsible for any and all equipment issued by FOX. Supports Local News Service as assigned. Has ability to work a flexible schedule. Comply with all Station and Department policies, procedures and guidelines related activities. Some in-studio camera duties required. Other duties as assigned.  Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on journalism and/or Communication preferred. Minimum of two years’ equivalent experience.  Knowledge of non-linear editing systems. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply on-line at:  https://fox.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/Domestic/job/Charlotte-North-Carolina-USA/Photojournalist_R50009811-2

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-14