Line Producer

Location
Washington
Posted
Oct 07, 2013
Closes
Nov 06, 2013
Contact
Hiring Manager
Category
Television
Duration
Full Time
RT News Channel seeks to hire an experienced Line Producer with a proven track record. Two years minimum of line producing experience is required. The ideal candidate must possess excellent writing, production and showcasing skills and demonstrate the ability to multi-task under extreme pressure and tight deadlines. The candidate will also bring new ideas to complex stories and present them with best visual elements. Knowledge of national, international and financial news is a plus!

JOB DUTIES:
•Line Produce daily 30 minute live show
•Coordinate and handle creation of daily show graphics
•Use all production elements accurately, consistently and creatively
•Look for engaging and compelling video and photo content to be used in shows
•Present unique story ideas and angles in daily editorial meeting
•Collaborates with team members to determine execution of show content
•Communicate effectively with all news teams including control room staff
•Effectively time live segments and show with a good sense of pacing, energy and urgency
•Be engaged and take part in all meetings

REQUIREMENTS:
•Minimum two years line producing experience
•Control room experience is a must
•Knowledge of Dalet or similar newsroom software application
•Excellent writing and graphics producing skills
•Strong written and verbal communication skills
•Command of the English language
•Ability to work in creative, fast-paced environment
•Ability to make quick decisions without losing composure
•Ability to manage multiple projects and assignments simultaneously
•Knowledge of domestic politics, national and international issues, financial news

TO APPLY:

Send resume, cover letter explaining why you want to work at RT and three on-air segment pitches to: hr@rttvamerica.com

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