Sinclair Broadcast Group News Editor in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

News Editor

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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!

CBS21/WHP-TV, in Harrisburg, PA, has an excellent opportunity for an experienced News Editor. This role will be responsible for editing material for newscasts, running studio cameras, floor directing, and running teleprompter. You will also perform other tasks, as assigned.

Job responsibilities include:

  • 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

Job qualifications include:

  • Candidate must be extremely dependable

  • Excellent communications skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Ability to work well under stressful and time sensitive situations

  • Must be able to lift and position 40 pound lighting instruments

  • Must be willing to works nights, weekends, and holidays

  • Knowledge of AVID Media Composer and editing technology is a plus

  • Ability to work with a multitude of people and personalities, while maintaining a professional work environment


  • Previous experience in a television newsroom

  • Experience with non-linear editing tools

  • Experience with AVID iNews and/or Media Composer is a plus


  • A bachelor's degree is strongly preferred

  • 1+ years of experience in a newsroom setting

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

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States

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