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Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.

Creative Services Manager (10735) Job

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. - Portland, ME

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!



in Portland, Maine is a trusted brand providing Maine families with local news, weather, sports, entertainment, and social media content. We help grow the most talented people in television.

You have the opportunity to work with a team filled with spirit, passion and imagination. We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, highly motivated Creative Services Manager!

You will produce compelling advertising for station programs to generate viewer interest.

Responsibilities include:

Manage day-to-day operations for the creative services department

Maintain continuity of graphic design for on-air promotions, spots and station packaging elements

Input promotion contracts, oversee scheduling of promotion spots on logs and maintain inventory

Screen programs to select sound bites and video b-roll suitable for editing into promotional messages

Assist in joint promotional efforts with media partners

Plan events to increase visibility of the stations in the community

Assist in the creation of contests/promotion to support relationships with other media partners

Create radio and cable spots for outside media during rating periods and other responsibilities as assigned


A minimum of two (2) years of experience in broadcast production and news marketing

Previous management experience required

4-year college degree preferred

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

Ability to routinely lift, carry and move equipment in excess of 40 lbs

Live, multi-camera production and microwave truck experience preferred

Experience in overseeing media buying and o

verseeing multiple stations is a plus

Must maintain a valid driver's license and good driving record

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

Job Criteria:

Start Date: ASAP

Position Type: Full-Time Permanent

Years of Experience Required:

Education Required:

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Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.


Creative Services Manager (10735) Job Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. - Portland, ME, United States


Location: Portland, ME

Company Profile:
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.