Location: Universal City, California
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive
Assist in producing original news content, primarily for broadcast, including research, conducting interviews, and supporting field producing and shooting.
As a Researcher, you will work directly with Associate Producers, Producers and Senior Producers to help write and assist in the production of original content for TODAY.
Researcher is expected to both pitch story ideas and work on assigned storied developed by the editorial team.
Must have a Bachelor’s degree
1 years of experience working in production, at the network or syndication level
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment as the researchers consistently work against deadlines and often, in breaking news situations.
Additional Job Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
Must be willing to work in California
Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
DV shooting experience
Experience in non-linear editing
Strong journalistic writing skills, research skills, and editorial judgment
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments
Knowledge of NBC News Policies and Guidelines and Practices
Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news, current events and pop culture
Experience using Social Media
Ability to work with various NBC News departments, including the HUB, Satellite Operations, Crew Desk, Graphics, Affiliate Relations and NBC News Channel
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.