Associate Producer, 112BK

Brooklyn, NY
Annual salary is $37,953 (F/T Union position under collective bargaining agreement with NABET)
Jul 16, 2018
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

Title: Associate Producer, 112BK

Program: Community Media, BRIC TV

Supervisor: Series Producer, 112BK

Full-time/Part-time: Full-time

Exempt/Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

Union: Yes

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 Associate Producer works as part of the BRIC TV production team, assisting with editorial, production and post production. The person in this job will chiefly work on our half-hour studio-based news and culture show, 112BK.

Key Duties:

  • Pitch, book, and produce segments on issues for and about Brooklyn
  • Participate in team meetings to collaborate on content planning and strategy
  • Support Series Producer with research, writing copy, fact checking, idea generation, outreach, social media, and any other duties and projects as assigned
  • Edit show and prepare for cablecast and podcast
  • Assist in packaging and distribution of digital content

Desired Education/Experience/Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Communications/TV Production or a related field
  • At least 3 years related production experience, including experience with studio and live production
  • Strong skills with Adobe Creative Suite, including Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including ability to work effectively in a team and communicate effectively about our show with potential guests in-person and over the phone
  • Curious, persistent, strong interest in local politics and current events

Salary and Schedule

Full-time position with full benefits package. Some night and weekend work is required. Annual salary is $37,953. This is a full-time union position under a collective bargaining agreement with NABET.

How to Apply

Subject line: Associate Producer, BRIC TV. 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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