Senior Producer, Daily News Show

Brooklyn, New York
Salary range is $50,000 - $60,000 depending on experience.
Oct 05, 2017
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

Program:Community Media, BRIC TV

Supervisor:Executive Producer, 112BK


Exempt/Non Exempt: Exempt


BRIC is the leading presenter of free cultural programming in Brooklyn, and one of the largest in New York City.  We present and incubate work by artists and media-makers who reflect the diversity that surrounds us.  Some of BRIC’s most acclaimed programs include the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival in Prospect Park; path-breaking media initiatives, including the newly-renamed BRIC TV; and a renowned contemporary art exhibition series.  BRIC also offers education and other vital programs at our main venue, BRIC Arts | Media House, and throughout Brooklyn.  BRIC programs reach hundreds of thousands of people each year.

BRIC TV is Brooklyn’s own non-profit cable channel and digital network. From its state-of-the-art, glass-walled studio at BRIC House in Downtown Brooklyn, BRIC TV delivers a bold lineup of documentary series, hyper-local news, politics, music, comedy, scripted series and more. We are community television with an edge; a megaphone for the under-represented; and a patron of the independent arts. BRIC TV is Brooklyn without boundaries…

Purpose of Position:

The Senior Producer works as part of a team, overseeing production of BRIC TV and BRIC Radio content about and for Brooklyn.

Key Duties:

  • Help develop the overall shape and editorial content of a new daily news program, including ideas for segments and series
  • Independently oversee all aspects of planning and production for live segments (for both cable and podcast), as well as video packages
  • Oversee research, booking, scheduling, and managing on-air talent
  • Oversee live-to-tape in-house studio shoots:
    • Manage preparation of scripts, photos, b-roll and power point presentations
    • Serve as show producer and manage control room staff during live recordings
  • Oversee field shoots
  • Participate in team meetings to collaborate on content planning and strategy
  • Perform or closely oversee editing and oversee final production; exercise quality and artistic control to ensure top quality output
  • Assist in packaging and distribution of digital content


  • Bachelors Degree
  • Minimum of 7 years experience in TV and documentary production
  • Experience with studio production
  • Strong familiarity with Brooklyn issues and politics
  • Facility with premier and other aspects of post production
  • Ability to write succinct, conversational copy
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task

Salary and Schedule

Full-time 40 hours/week, some night and weekend work is required. Strong benefits package. Salary range is $50,000 - $60,000 depending on experience.

How to Apply

Email with subject line: Senior Producer, Daily News Show.  Please write a brief cover letter in the body of the email and attach resume.  Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

BRIC is an equal opportunity employer.



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