Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
Columbia, SC, United States
Manager, Sports Recreation, Radio, Entertainment, Media, Tv
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WACH FOX-TV, in Columbia, SC, is looking for an innovative Sports Director to lead our four-person team. When it comes to sports, we mean business. In addition to our regular newscasts, our sports team produces a half-hour sports program on weekdays. We extensively cover South Carolina, Clemson and high school sports. This position is for a visionary who’s passionate about journalism and story-telling. This person needs to be an effective coach who can take this team to the next level.
Requirements and Qualifications include:
A manager who can teach and help with development of staff
Must be able to shoot, write, and edit your own material
Sharp wit and the ability to work well with others
Ability to connect with a wide audience in social media
Must be a self-starter and who can generate his or her own story ideas on a daily basis
The ability to demonstrate enterprise sports reporting and creativity in story-telling
Must possess exemplary communication skills
Must also be capable of producing and anchoring our daily 30-minute sports show
Previous sports anchoring and sports reporting experience is required
Demonstrated excellence in social media
Must have at least three years on-air sports experience
Live shot experience is required
Previous experience working in a team environment is a must
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
Website : http://www.sbgi.net
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to 87 television stations in 47 markets. Sinclair's television group reaches approximately 27.1% of US television households and includes FOX, ABC, MyTV, CW, CBS, NBC, MTN and Azteca affiliates. Sinclair, either directly or through its Ventures subsidiary, makes equity investments in strategic companies. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the Nasdaq Exchange under the ticker symbol SBGI.