Newscast Director/Editor

Posted by Sinclair Broadcast Group

Medford, OR
Posted: 2020-01-20


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!


KTVL is looking for a Director/Editor. Applicant will also assist with floor directing during the week & fill-in for directors when needed.  Responsibilities will also include maintaining studio, control room and green room.  Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned. 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.


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



Direct newscasts using Overdrive
Use our manual control room for any assigned productions
Maintain production studio and control room
Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned
Editing video for daily news coverage, special projects, and sweep period pieces
Taking in news feeds from news bureaus and various news organizations
Collaborating with anchors, reporters, and producers on video elements of newscasts
Meeting daily deadlines in a high-energy working environment



Experience using Overdrive is a huge plus
Directing and TDing newscasts
Knowledge of production standards and equipment
Ability to clearly give direction to crew while under pressure
Typing and good spelling skills necessary
Knowledge of Avid NewsCutter XP editing technology is a definite plus
Ability to work with a multitude of people and personalities while maintaining a professional work environment


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Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer