Commercial Producer

Sinclair Broadcast Group - Buffalo, NY2.9

Full-timeEstimated: $33,000 - $45,000 a year
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!

WUTV/WNYO is seeking an experienced and creative Producer/Editor for our Creative Services Department. Qualified candidates must be able to create, conceptualize, script, shoot and edit cutting edge commercials for our clients. Live production experience is a plus. The ability to work well with internal and external clients is vital.

Meeting deadlines with clients and staff and managing equipment maintenance and usage
Properly coordinate and schedule all aspects of commercial production, including working with clients, sales staff, and agencies
Work with sales management and Marketing Consultants to create a mutually beneficial relationship with clients in the community
Accurately and promptly turn in all client billing to department manager
Other responsibilities as assigned

Experience working with clients, sales staff and agencies.
Non-linear editing experience (AVID, After Effects, Adobe Premier, non-linear editing experience is a must)
Extensive shooting and scripting of both short and long form spots
The ability to write, shoot, and edit content that tells a compelling story
A strong understanding of fundamental design, sense of color, typography and composition (Photoshop, Illustrator)
Advanced knowledge of the post-production process, including media management and encoding video to various formats
The ability to maintain a variety of projects and work with varying production styles, while employing strong client service skills
Advanced knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, motion graphics, and creative lighting techniques
The ability to maintain digital assets, archives, and edit systems
Must maintain a valid driver’s license and good driving record
Ability to routinely lift, carry and move equipment in excess of 40 lbs
A minimum of 2 years of experience in broadcast production is a must
A college degree is preferred

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

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