Senior Producer

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Nov 29, 2011
Closes
Dec 29, 2011
Contact
Mr. Ryan Hotaling
Duration
Full Time
Responsibilities:
Write and copy-edit scripts and packages
Collaborate with editorial staff to craft compelling stories
Oversee evening delivery of newscast, including final approval on the shows newsblock
Produce or supervise late breaking news coverage
Manage editorial staff, including a new interactive unit
Help guide editorial decisions and mentor junior staff
Collaborate with editorial team on future news stories and interactive segments

Qualifications:
At least 5 years experience at a producer level position with a television news organization
At least 2 years experience in a management position
Solid news judgment and commitment to accuracy
Must be a strong writer and able to craft engaging stories
Excellent management skills
Experience meeting a daily deadline
Basic knowledge of all aspects of video production including shooting and editing
Experience working in education a plus
Flexibility with hours is essential this is a Sunday through Thursday work week, evening shift

We are a small and tight knit group - traditional production roles are not strictly adhered to and there is an expectation to chip in where necessary