Associate Producer, WLIW

10019, New York City
Jun 02, 2017
Metro Area
New York
Full Time


The Associate Producer will work closely in all phases of the production process from story development through post-production and delivery.   Responsibilities and tasks will include, but are not limited to, researching and pitching stories, developing storylines and identifying locations and characters; coordinating the production of shoots; conducting interviews, working with on-camera talent as required and fact-checking scripts.  In addition, the Associate Producer will liaise, as necessary, with various other departments, including publicity, production services, finance and legal.  Specific responsibilities include:

  • Conduct in-depth research via multiple sources to develop and validate program content
  • Leverage research and other outside data to conceptualize and promote (“pitch”) program format (s)
  • Develops, reviews, and edits program scripts/narratives
  • Coordinates logistical activities (scheduling, booking quests, locations, releases, equipment, etc.) of production support team
  • Review and formats and ingests raw footage as appropriate in preparation for formal editing process
  • Assist with graphics, gathers archival footage and interactive materials
  • Create web page productions and promotions

To qualify, candidates must have BS/ BA or equivalent experience, a minimum of two (2) years of experience in multimedia production, proficiency with INews or Dalet, and  ability to shoot and edit video (Premiere).   Experience working in a rundown environment required.   Proficiency with social media and digital platforms (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, etc.) and scheduling management tools such as Hootsuite, IFTTT, and/or Constant Contact will be needed.  Proficiency with Wordpress or other content management system will be necessary as well.  A minimum of two (2) years editorial experience, including experience in dealing with a wide range of contemporary issues; knowledge of arts, science and technology a plus.  Exceptional written and verbal communication, and presentation skills; exceptional planning, organization, problem analysis and decision-making skills; strong leadership and interpersonal communication skills.

Apply online at:     

WLIW New York Public Media

825 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY 10019

Qualified candidates only; no phone calls please.  Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


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