Producer - NBC Boston
Location: Newton, Massachusetts
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive
Responsible for the content and overall production of the local newscastsOversee all details of the broadcast while working closely with all members of the news teamStack the rundown and manage the on-air broadcast from the control roomContribute story ideas for the newscast and work closely with reporters to execute those ideasProduce news stories and specials as assignedOversee and write the news briefs and daily promos when neededRespond quickly and aggressively to breaking news and getting information on the airCopy-edit reporter scripts as well as all newscast copyMust work a flexible schedule when needed to cover other shifts and breaking newsField produce stories for the on-air newscast and other news content platformsEnsure accuracy of and update information for the on-air news ticker/crawl at the bottom of the screen
The NBC Boston News Producer will be responsible for news of the day, special coverage, in-depth stories, breaking news and other news-related content as needed.
College degree Required
Minimum of 3 years of television news line producing experience
Minimum of 3 years of technical skills in news production including creating show rundowns
Must be proficient in desktop editing
Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered
Willingness to work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
Ability to work any of a 24/7 shift, holidays, weekends and respond to breaking news events.
Must be willing to work at the station in Newton, MA.
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
Must be 18 years or older.
Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
Experience line producing breaking news
Excellent tease-writing skills
High degree of flexibility in scheduling and assignments
Driven interest in current events & local issues
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