Sinclair Broadcast Group General Assignment Reporter – Radio in Seattle, Washington

General Assignment Reporter – Radio

Tracking Code

10551

Job Description

Make your mark in Broadcasting. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified broadcasting companies in the nation, programming 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets after pending transactions. Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believes in a vision and is dedicated to making Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. a communications powerhouse. We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

The award-winning KOMO radio news team is looking for a do-everything broadcast journalist who is just as comfortable reporting as he or she is anchoring or editing. Fluency and commitment to social media is a must. You will be working with creative journalists and collaborative managers who welcome innovative ideas to keep the Pacific Northwest informed 24/7. If you are ready to bring your skills and creativity to a legendary news station in one of America’s smartest and most scenic cities we want to hear from you!

Responsibilities include:

  • This position involves reporting, interviewing, editing and possible anchoring depending on experience and skill

  • You will be assigned daily stories and tasks but be expected to contribute enterprise ideas relevant to our target audience

  • We expect unique, ear-opening content delivered creatively to boost audience ratings

  • You must be able to operate standard broadcast equipment

  • You will generate content for all platforms including broadcast, online and social media

  • You must be available to work nights, weekends and breaking news all hours

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Degree in Communications or related field or equal work experience preferred

  • Minimum experience 5 years in a large or major market

  • Knowledge of local events is a plus

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

Job Location

Seattle, Washington, United States

Company Location

HR.KOMO RADIO.Seattle.Seattle.WA

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular