Foreign Producer, NBC Newschannel
Posted: 5/16/2013 | Expires: 6/15/2013
Function: Marketing & Communications
Duration: Full Time
ResponsibilitiesThis posting is for a producer on the Foreign Desk at the NBC News Channel in Charlotte, NC. The primary responsibility is picking foreign news items from our various feed sources and writing scripts with video for those stories.Must be able to identify the best stories for our affiliates from our various news sources, write clear, concise and accurate scripts. Responsible for editing news items with video and audio, using our digital non-linear format. After initial training, package production will be part of the assignment.Qualifications/RequirementsBachelor’s degree, at least one year professional broadcast news experience.At least 1 year of professional news production experience, either with an affiliate, broadcast program, bureau or assignment deskAbility to work in a fast changing environment while managing competing priorities Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with manager and desk team membersLanguage skills a strong plus.Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered. Must be willing to work flexible hours under deadline pressure, occasionally with little or no warning in the event of breaking news. Must be able to fill in on shifts for other desk members.Must be willing to work in Charlotte, NC.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.