Sr. Producer, Original Content

Posted: 2/21/2013 | Expires: 3/23/2013

Location: New York
Category: Television
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description:

  • Help create original content for our news shows and special projects.
  • Work with other departments, including Production, Master Control, Digital Media, Sales, Marketing, and Engineering with regards to original content
  • Help establish policies and procedures for the creation and promotion of original content
  • Identify new stories for coverage on newscasts
  • Work with Producers to craft show format, graphic look and style
  • Be involved with long term special project planning
  • Perform other related duties as required
  • Punctual, regular and consistent attendance

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or the recognized equivalent work experience
  • Minimum of 5 to 10 years of experience in regional and national television news
  • Thorough knowledge of professional and collegiate sports, with an emphasis on the Chicago sports landscape
  • Experience with newsroom computer systems
  • Proficiency in INEWS is a plus
  • Excellent organization, interpersonal & communication skills required
  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude and leadership qualities with the ability to handle multiple tasks and set priorities a must
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours, weekends & holidays
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high pressure environment
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Internal applicants must submit via the NBCU Career Opportunity System

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    Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered. The job number is 8964BR.

    Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered. The job number is 8964BR.
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