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Job Openings: 4 News Jobs at CNY Central

June 24, 2021 by CNYRadio.com
WSTM WTVH CW6 2021

CNYTVNews has received word of four vacancies in the newsroom at Sinclair-owned CNYCentral, the combo of NBC3 (WSTM-TV), CBS5 (WTVH) and CW6 (WSTM-DT2). Three of the positions -- a multimedia journalist (MMJ), a news producer and a digital news content producer -- will be dedicated to CNYCentral. Sinclair is also hiring for a weekend anchor/producer who will sit in Syracuse -- but will appear on the company's Buffalo TV stations.

The 3 jobs for CNYCentral were posted today, and applications are being accepted through August 23. Scroll down past these 3 postings to see the Buffalo anchor position.

Multimedia Journalist

Category:
Media - Journalism - Newspaper
Position/Title:
Multimedia Journalist (MMJ)
Details:
WSTM/WTVH/CW6 has an exciting opportunity for a Multimedia Journalist (MMJ)!
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
6/24/2021
Closing Date:
8/23/2021
City:
Syracuse
State:
New York
Requirements:
WSTM/WTVH/CW6 is looking for an Multi-Media Journalist. Your responsibilities as an MMJ will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories, enterprising story ideas, developing contacts, as well as other responsibilities as assigned. You will be expected to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet, social networking sites and mobile phones, in addition to television. Skills and Experience: Sharp news judgment The ability to tell an NPPA style story Excellent technical skills The ability to work well independently Must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record Requirements and Qualifications: A minimum of 2 years reporting experience is required Experience with live shots is required Experience with Live-U is a plus College degree preferred While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Apply Online URL:
https://edyy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_2002/job/4686

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News Producer

Category:
Media - Journalism - Newspaper
Position/Title:
News Producer
Details:
WSTM/WTVH/CW6 has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer! In this role, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our newscasts. This position will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, Assignment Desk and Anchors on the newscast and its content. In this position you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories and develop content for our web site.
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
6/24/2021
Closing Date:
8/23/2021
City:
Syracuse
State:
New York
Requirements:
WSTM/WTVH/CW6 has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer! In this role, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our newscasts. This position will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, Assignment Desk and Anchors on the newscast and its content. In this position you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories and develop content for our web site. The ideal candidate will have: Solid news judgment Be a compelling and accurate writer Be able to multitask and manage time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast Ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment Strong leadership and communication skills The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving abilities are a must Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews Experience: Must have at least some previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station, although the right entry-level candidate may be considered A journalism degree is preferred Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Apply Online URL:
https://edyy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_2002/job/4692

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Digital News Content Producer

Category:
Media - Journalism - Newspaper
Position/Title:
Digital News Content Producer
Details:
WSTM/WTVH/CW6 in Syracuse, NY has an immediate opening for a full-time Digital News Content Producer to join our news team!
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
6/24/2021
Closing Date:
8/23/2021
City:
Syracuse
State:
New York
Requirements:
WSTM/WTVH/CW6 in Syracuse, NY has an immediate opening for a full-time Digital News Content Producer to join our news team!  In this position, you would be responsible for the creation and posting of digital content from the CNY Central newsroom to CNYCentral.com and all our social and digital platforms. We are looking for a journalist excited about expanding the reach and impact of our audience through our digital platforms. A qualified candidate will bring creative ideas on how our CNY Central News Team can more successfully and impactfully engage and grow our audience on social and digital platforms. This position will also involve cross-training on our news assignment desk and the expectation to carry out those duties on weekends and when asked. The ideal candidate will have: Strong leadership and communication skills Ability to execute digital strategies and goals Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must Solid news judgment Write compelling and error-free news content Ability to multitask Must be able to work under constant deadlines Must have at least one year of previous experience at a commercial TV station or news website Journalism degree preferred If you have the skills and experience to exceed in this role, we want to hear from you!   When applying, please include a recent web link of your work. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Apply Online URL:
https://edyy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_2002/job/4691

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Weekend Anchor / Producer in Syracuse for Buffalo

The fourth recent posting is a bit older, but caught our attention because the eventual hire will be based in Syracuse while serving as weekend anchor/producer for Buffalo's WUTV (Fox) and WNYO-TV (MyNetwork). The full-time position also includes reporting for "all Sinclair Upstate New York stations" a few days a week.

Sinclair sent this one to us on June 2, but the submission states the job was originally listed on March 19, and applications are being reviewed through August 1.

Category:
Media - Journalism - Newspaper
Position/Title:
News Anchor/Producer
Details:
WUTV/WNYO in Buffalo, New York has an exciting opportunity for a weekend Anchor/Producer! This position will sit in Syracuse, New York. We are looking for someone who can not only light up the screen with hard-hitting impactful reporting and anchoring, but can also put together a show that makes viewers compelled to watch.
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
3/19/2021
Closing Date:
8/1/2021
City:
Syracuse
State:
New York
Requirements:
WUTV/WNYO in Buffalo, New York has an exciting opportunity for a weekend Anchor/Producer! This position will sit in Syracuse, New York. We are looking for someone who can not only light up the screen with hard-hitting impactful reporting and anchoring, but can also put together a show that makes viewers compelled to watch. We are looking for someone who understands our content and can create broadcasts that stand out from the pack. The ideal candidate will understand how to turn the ordinary into extraordinary.  We are looking for an anchor/producer who can find original, impactful stories that hold the powerful accountable, asks tough questions and question the answers, follow how tax dollars are being spent, and keep an eye on the Government to make sure it is doing its job.Some days you might only be reporting and some days you will produce and anchor. You will also be expected to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet, social networking sites and mobile phones, in addition to television.  
Responsibilities:
Reporting, shooting, and editing news stories for Buffalo
Reporting, shooting and editing regional coverage for all Sinclair Upstate New York Stations
Producing daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet, social networking sites and mobile phones, in addition to television 
Developing enterprise/Original/Impactful story ideas 
Producing fast-paced, visual newscasts that drive ratings
Other responsibilities as assigned ? 
Requirements and Qualifications:  A minimum of 2 years of reporting and anchoring experience is preferred  MMJ experience preferred, but not required Experience with live shots is?required  Proficient video shooting and editing skills Sharp news judgment and strong technical skills are essential  Must be a creative storyteller?  Strong leadership skills Must be able to develop contacts and sources Must have a strong knowledge of first amendment law Must understand and demonstrate the importance and strategic use of social media to drive page views, video views, and social engagement Must be available for community events and appearances?  Experience with iNews, Live-U, and AVID is a plus  Exceptional written communications skills using a conversational writing style Smooth/pleasant delivery Strong editorial judgment and a proven ethical foundation Must uphold unimpeachable ethics Ability to produce at least a one-hour live newscast that meet company standards Must be able to manage a remote team (This position is based in Syracuse) Must be able to produce content on the following systems: iNews, Avid, Company CM Must have and maintain a valid driver's license and a good driving record. While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug-Free Workplace!   About Us   Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!   About the Team   The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk.
Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Apply Online URL:
https://edyy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_2002/job/3841

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