Segment Producer

Employer
Location
Miami
Posted
Mar 25, 2014
Closes
Apr 24, 2014
Contact
Andrea Moreira
Category
Other, Television
Duration
Full Time
MEET US AT THE INTERSECTION OF MONEY, SEX, POLITICS AND CREATIVITY.
JOIN THE TEAM BRINGING YOU FUSION’S “AM TONIGHT” -- A TOPICAL (AND RAW) TELEVISION TALK SHOW SHARING INTIMATE ONE-ON-ONE INTERVIEWS, DYNAMIC PANEL DISCUSSIONS, WITTY COMMENTARY, RELATABLE ANALYSIS AND THOUGHT-PROVOKING CONVERSATION. WE’RE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE TO HELP ALICIA AND HER TEAM INFORM AND ENGAGE THE VIEWER. IF YOU’RE CREATIVE AND HAVE WEIRD IDEAS – BUT GET THINGS DONE –THIS JOB IS FOR YOU.

The segment producer must be creative, intelligent, ambitious and witty. “AM Tonight” is looking for a switch-hitter—you’re as comfortable producing a serious story as you are writing commentary in a funny, compelling manner. The ideal candidate can write, produce segments with viral qualities, adhere to strict deadlines and work well in the fast-paced environment of television.

MAKE MULTI-PLATFORM MAGIC:
•Identify daily stories and commentary that appeals to our audience
•Lead production of day of air segments including pitching, writing, reporting, and editing on a daily deadline. Editing can be taught.
•Booking stories and news of the day guests, prepping guests and host before a live appearance in studio or remote.
•Assist other producers in improving quality of segments and/or commentary, when needed

Qualifications:
•Bachelors degree required (journalism or related field is preferred)
•Minimum of 2 years of experience in television production, and/or on-line content creation.
•Candidate will be required to work a staggered schedule that can include weekends and late nights
•Travel as needed
•Strong editorial judgment is a must, along with the ability to multi-task and prioritize
•Knowledge of shooting on DV cams, using FTP files, Skype and various social media outlets is preferred
•Ability to meet deadlines is required
•Familiarity with news gathering is preferred
•Availability to work extended hours and weekends is required



More jobs like this