Producer, Nightly News

Posted: 7/18/2018

Location: New York, New York
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


As a Producer, you will work directly with Senior Producers, correspondents and entire production team to create original news content, for broadcast and digital platforms.
  • Responsible for overseeing all aspects of production of Nightly News segments including casting, booking, writing, graphics, and producing both taped segments and live shots
  • Crash breaking news
  • Oversee and manage production team (in-house and in the field)
  • Pitch and develop original story ideas
  • Book and coordinate live guests


  • • Must have at least five years’ editorial experience working in production – broadcast network or cable preferred
    • Must have a Bachelor’s degree.
    • Strong journalistic writing skills, research skills, and editorial judgment
    • Must be able to shoot and edit
    • Must be proficient in social media
    • Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news and current events
    • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
    • Must be willing to work in NYC
    • Must be willing to travel
    • Must be willing to work overtime, nights, holidays, and weekends, often with short notice

    • Strong interpersonal skills
    • Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Strong storytelling ability

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