Sinclair Virtual Job Fair

September

12-18

2016

CBS21
 
CBS21

About the Company

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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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!

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JOBS

Digital Content Producer

Position Summary:

WHP-TV CBS 21, in Harrisburg, PA, has an immediate opening for an energetic and creative Digital Content Producer. This person will work directly with the Digital Content Manager to create strategic plans for retention and acquisition across all platforms.

Responsibilities:

Must have their pulse on the 24/7 news environment

Must utilize social media heavily

Qualifications:

Strong writing skills and a proven track record for getting results on initiatives

Great people skills with a team attitude

Strong passion for the television news industry

Experience:

Four-year degree in journalism or communications preferred

Minimum of 1 +years related experience in a working newsroom

AP Style mandatory

Knowledge and understanding of analytics, SEO

Proven ability to create compelling and engaging content for our website and all social media platforms

Digital Sales Account Executive

Harrisburg, PA

Position Summary:

CBS21/CW Central PA in Harrisburg, PA is seeking an Outside Sales Executive to focus on revenue generated by selling digital media solutions to local advertisers. We are looking for a highly motivated individual who lives and breathes everything digital. Must understand traditional online advertising, search, mobile, targeted advertising options and social media and can clearly present Sinclair solutions to local clients. Responsibilities include making client calls, creating and presenting proposals, successful closing negotiations, and meeting revenue goals. You will report to and have tremendous support from our Digital Sales Manager, and will also enjoy support from a company completely dedicated to digital growth. The products are superior and the opportunity to grow with a leader in the industry is significant.

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience in digital media sales.
  • Experience working with digital agencies a plus.
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record.
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News Assignment Manager

Harrisburg, PA

Position Summary:

CBS21/WHP-TV is seeking an aggressive, energetic, and creative News Assignment Manager.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Gathering news
  • Planning news coverage
  • Manage the efficient operation of the assignment desk
  • Assist in posting to the station’s web/social pages
  • Complete communication with staff – the desk is the heart of the newsroom

Required skills include, but are not limited to:

  • Commitment to journalistic standards of ethics and accuracy
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Basic computer knowledge/word processing skills
  • General knowledge and interest in local, national and world news
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Proficiency with Facebook, Twitter and emerging social media
  • Strong knowledge of the Harrisburg/Lebanon/Lancaster/York area
  • Outstanding people-skills

Experience:

  • Minimum of three years of assignment desk experience
  • Effectively juggling/managing of crews
  • A Bachelor’s degree with a major in journalism is also preferred

This position is full-time and will require working a flexible schedule that includes nights, weekends and holidays.

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

Sales Account Executive, TV & Digital – Experienced

Harrisburg, PA

Position Summary:

Sinclair’s CBS21/CW Central PA Television stations, located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, are seeking enthusiastic, highly motivated candidates to build a career as multimedia Sales Account Executives, marketing television and digital advertising to local businesses in Central Pennsylvania.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Attain budgeted revenue goals through effective solicitations, promotions, and customer service
  • Business to business outside sales calls
  • Retain current business and develop new local advertising clients
  • Prospect customers and generate leads and appointments
  • Network and present marketing ideas to area business decision makers
  • Grow existing base of station clients
  • Understand and Sell digital media across traditional, mobile, and social platforms
  • Stewardship of advertising contracts from sale to payment collection
  • Participate and provide input for station initiatives and content
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Sales Account Executive, TV & Digital Sales – Entry Level

Harrisburg, PA

Position Summary:

Sinclair’s CBS21/CW Central PA Television stations, located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, are seeking enthusiastic, highly motivated candidates to build a career as multimedia Sales Account Executives, marketing television and digital advertising to local businesses in Central Pennsylvania.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Business to business outside sales calls
  • Learn the business of advertising and sales fundamentals
  • Learn and understand the business objectives and advertising strategies of clients across many business categories
  • Attract and develop new advertising clients
  • Generate advertising revenue through television and digital advertising sales to local advertisers
  • Present marketing ideas to area business decision makers
  • Provide input on sales promotion ideas to sales management
  • Attain budgeted revenue goals through effective solicitations, promotions and customer service