Associate Producer - MSNBC Weekends

Posted: 10/4/2017

Location: New York, New York
Function: Production
Specialty: Producer, Television & Film
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

NBCUniversal is one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal's policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

This role is for an Associate Producer position on the MSNBC weekend team, responsible for assisting segment producers with various projects. This position is a segment producer in training. Job Duties:

  • Research and write stories
  • Straight cut video and work with editors on cutting compelling video
  • Assist producers with desktop editing
  • Gather elements
  • Viewing all video and ensure quality before air
  • Explaining edit instructions in detail on script
  • Pitching story ideas (day-of, next day, futures)
  • Working directly with graphics department to create show graphics

    Basic Qualifications:
  • Must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college
  • Must have at least 2 years' production experience
  • Must be proficient with Desktop editing Additional Job Requirements:
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends.
  • Must be "on call" 24 hours a day / 7 days a week

    Desired Qualifications:
  • Proficient editing with Avid
  • Ability to enterprise, research, and plan stories
  • Thorough knowledge of current events, US politics, geopolitics, foreign policy, history
  • Up to date on periodicals

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