NBC Universal Producer, Stay Tuned in New York, New York

Job Number 36899BR

Job Title Producer, Stay Tuned

Business Segment NBC News and MSNBC

Sub-Business News Digital

Posting Category TV Content & Production

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Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New York

City New York

Responsibilities

Stay Tuned, part of the NBC News Digital team, is looking for a sharp and nimble producer with rock solid news judgment to join our team. This person is an excellent storyteller who can quickly condense complex news stories into compelling news of day reports. The ideal candidate is not just a native news junkie, but a visually imaginative producer who can work with editors to create graphics that best serve the story. The ideal candidate, will have had previous experience working and multitasking in a high-pressure newsroom. Must have schedule flexibility and willingness to work weekends.

Job Duties

  • Pitch stories for daily broadcast

  • Write and produce short-form, breaking news segments under a tight and constantly changing deadline

  • Work with executive producer and senior producers to ensure timely and accurate reporting

  • Work closely with editors to build creative cut spots

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • 3+ years of television news producing experience- preferably at the network or cable news level

  • Prior broadcast news script writing experience

  • Prior multimedia editorial storytelling experienceAdditional Job Requirements

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • Must be willing to work in New York

  • Willingness to work overtime and overnights, during special events and breaking news situations – as needed

  • Willingness to travel – as needed

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications

  • Superior interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Proven and dynamic team player

  • Familiarity with NBC News’ Standards and Legal procedures, to ensure the editorial standards of all pieces

  • Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news, pop culture and current events

  • Familiarity with DSLR shooting and non-linear editing

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