Sinclair Broadcast Group Assistant Editor (DCRefined) in Arlington, Virginia

Assistant Editor (DCRefined)

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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 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!

DCRefined -- WJLA’s digital lifestyle magazine -- is seeking an Assistant Editor who can produce and curate engaging lifestyle content for the web. DC Refined showcases everything that makes the DMV an excellent place to live and work, from hot new restaurant openings to new fitness crazes, fashion trends and local travel opportunities. If you have a passion for our city and an interest in creating compelling digital content, we want you on our team!

Our ideal candidate is...

  • An excellent writer and editor

  • Passionate about creating engaging lifestyle content and the D.C. region

  • Highly organized, detail oriented and able to balance multiple projects with overlapping deadlines

  • Self-motivated, proactive and comfortable reporting assignments on the go

  • Creative

  • Well-versed in existing social media platforms

  • A regular reader of a variety of local news sources and magazines

  • Productive under pressure and able to adhere to deadlines

  • A team player

  • Knowledgeable about executing the vision of an existing brand, but forward-thinking enough to constantly be seeking ways to elevate the brand to the next level

Required Skills

Required Experience:

  • Experience with digital content that is strategic and innovative

  • College degree in a related field (Journalism, English, Creative Writing etc.)

  • At least 1 year relative experience in the field

  • Experience producing lifestyle content a plus

  • Basic photography skills a plus

When applying please send a cover letter, resume and three writing samples that exemplify your best lifestyle writing.

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

Job Location

Arlington, Virginia, United States

Company Location

HR.WJLA.Washington DC.Arlington.VA

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