Content Integration Editor

Location
Fort Lee
Posted
Oct 23, 2012
Closes
Nov 22, 2012
Contact
Human Resources
Category
Television
Duration
Full Time
JOB DESCRIPTION:

Coordinates activities of Newsroom gathering staff; maintains contact with outside news agencies, police-fire departments and other sources to obtain information regarding developing news items. Coordinate distribution of content between different platforms: TV, Web and Social Media.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

- Facilitate news gathering process; ensure comprehensive coverage of news stories
- Enterprise story ideas and work with Reporters, Producers and Web Editors to develop and cover stories
- Manage the logistics of day-to-day assignments for local field crews
- Dispatch crews and information in a timely and organized manner
- Conceptualize platform integration with Producers, Web Editors, Reporters, Photographers and other personnel in a timely and organized manner.
- Conceive distribution of content between news platforms: TV/Web/Social Media
- Anticipate special news events and conceptualize plan for content integration
- Write scripts / edit tape segments as needed
- Work with VP of Content, Managing Editor and Executive Producers to effectively use available resources in managing operations and to develop standards and processes for optimal performance

REQUIREMENTS:

- BA, BS or Master in Broadcasting, Journalism and/or Mass Communications
- Minimum 5 year relevant experience on TV production
- Solid editorial judgment
- Knowledge digital platforms (web, mobile) and social media.
- Experience in leading and managing people
- Have good interpersonal skills, be a dependable, quick thinker with an eye for detail
- Be creative with a positive attitude and a motivated team player
- Ability to speak, read and write fluently in Spanish for broadcast
- Ability to speak, read and write fluently in English

- Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered
- Willingness to travel and work weekends and/or early morning with short notice
- Must be willing to work at the WNJU headquarters in Fort Lee, NJ
- Must be willing submit to a background investigation
- Must be 18 years or older
- Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

DESIRED CHARACTERISTICS:

- Candidate must be highly flexible and comfortable multi-tasking.
- Adept at working in a team setting under tight deadlines.
- Strong problem-solving skills.
- Desire to explore and create
- Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and successfully manage multiple assignments
- Proven ability to multi-task and work under pressure
- Strong news judgment and journalistic skills a must
- Strong interpersonal skills: Must be energetic, motivated and work well with others;Team player
- Proactive thinker/self-starter
- Detail oriented
- Quick thinker
- Strong communication skills, including verbal and interpersonal.
- Knowledge of digital and new media platforms and integration (Web, Mobile, Social Media)

NBC Universal is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer promoting diversity in the workplace. We invite and encourage response from women, persons of color, veterans and the disabled.

Please apply online via the given link. No phone calls or emails please.

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