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Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.

News Photographer

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. - Cedar Rapids, IA

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!

KGAN/KFXA 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. The candidate should have one year of ENG experience with a network affiliate news organization. You will cover day to day general, in-depth features and investigative assignments. We are shooting full High-definition (HD) on media cards 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, a good driving record, and be able to operate ENG news vehicles

At least one year of shooting experience is required

Technical knowledge of editing and photo equipment is a plus

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

When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have a web link, please apply online and then send a non-returnable DVD of your work to: 600 Old Marion Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402. No phone calls or emails, please.

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

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Job Location

Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States

Company Location

HR.KGAN.Cedar Rapids.Cedar Rapids.IA

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

9 days 4 hours ago

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.

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Location: Cedar Rapids, IA

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.