Editorial Producer, CNN New Day - (Booker for Early Morning Shift)

10019, New York City
Competitive Annual Salary + Benefits
Aug 30, 2017
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

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What part will you play?

The Editorial Producer is responsible for booking guests, making pitches, and handling newsmaker requests for the CNN morning show. This individual is the show's booking representative and is responsible for constantly upgrading the quantity and quality of bookings for live daily interviews in addition to special projects. 

What will you be doing? 

The Editorial Producer conducts pre-interviews over the phone and sets up on-camera interviews and b-roll shoots, researches and pitches provocative stories, and works contacts for long term booking opportunities. Editorial Producers also work with Segment Producers to develop characters for long term stories. This person will perform other related duties as assigned. This job may require travel for breaking news bookings. This position may include working overnight hours.

What do we need from you?

- A qualified candidate for this position must have 3+ years as a booking producer or equivalent production experience

- Research skills are essential to this position Proven performance and an established rolodex in booking high profile news guests are necessary

- This candidate must be able to multi-task, execute quickly, and be editorially strong

- Knowledge of current events, key players and issues in global affairs a must Organizational skills and writing skills are essential to this position Bachelor's degree required Second language a plus

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