Evening News Anchor
at Sinclair Broadcast Group

Date Posted: 8/29/2019

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!

WLUK-TV Green Bay has a rare opening for an Evening News Anchor to join our experienced news team. Our anchors are journalists and newsroom leaders who not only deliver the news on our broadcast channels, but are dedicated to delivering information on all digital and social platforms. Our anchors are passionate story tellers who write and edit special reports and participate in strategic planning. WLUK produces 7 hours of news each day. This position will focus on our evening newscasts.  As newsroom leaders, anchors will assist in the writing of the evening newscasts and offer guidance to fellow newsroom colleagues. As a key member of the news team our anchors also interact with viewers by performing public appearances. 

 

Required Skills:

  • The ability to multitask and deliver news under pressure in live situations in both newscasts and other programming
  • The ability to write news stories and edit video for special reports
  • Familiarity with iNews and AVID news software
  • The ability to post content to digital and social platforms

Required Experience:

  • A college degree in journalism or a related Field
  • 2-5 years experience as a television news anchor
  • 2-5 years experience as a television news reporter

While applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have one, please submit a non-returnable DVD to:

WLUK - TV
Attn: News Director
787 Lombardi Avenue
Green Bay, WI 54304

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

 

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About Us

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! In addition, Sinclair is the leading local news provider in the country, as well as a producer of sports content. Sinclair owns a multicast network, four radio stations and a cable network. Sinclair’s content is delivered via multiple-platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and digital platforms. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol SBGI.

We believe Sinclair Broadcast Group’s people are our most important asset. Our teams make the critical difference in how we perform and their skills, talents and determination separate us from our competitors. Sinclair's 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. We are advancing the world of broadcasting and we need talented, dedicated, ethical professionals to do so. Our teams make the critical difference in how we perform and their skills, talents and determination separate us from our competitors. To be the best, you have to attract the best. This is why we provide opportunity for advancement, a challenging work environment, and a company culture with open communication and teamwork. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!

We also offer excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits, including:

  • Company-sponsored medical/prescription, vision and dental plans
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Company-paid Life and Disability
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Wellness programs
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Education reimbursement
  • Vacation, Holiday, and PTO
  • And more…