Content Producer -KNBC

Posted: 9/6/2018

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


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS / RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • NBC LA is looking for a hands-on Content Producer to join our award winning News department

  • Responsible for writing, producing, desktop editing and gathering content for all NBC4 platforms

  • Work closely with management, editorial staff, anchors and reporters

  • Own the editorial and creative development and coverage of assigned stories across all of NBC4’s platforms, including but not limited to broadcast, digital and web

  • May be asked to fill in for Platform Managers, and produce newscasts



  • QUALIFICATIONS/ REQUIREMENTS:
    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Minimum 3 years experience in newsgathering and/or production
  • Minimum 3 years experience writing, producing and editing on a desktop editing system
  • Acitvely producing a newscast in a live control room setting
  • Strong news writing skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field


    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in Los Angeles, CA
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

    DESIRED:
  • Experience in multi-platform news environment preferred
  • Ability to write, edit, produce and gather content under heavy deadline pressure without compromising accuracy or credibility
  • Passionately develops and presents story ideas
  • Basic understanding and demonstration of multi-media file formats and strong computer skills
  • Ability to write, edit, produce and gather content under heavy deadline pressure without compromising accuracy or credibility
  • Significant experience in the news environment and strong journalistic skills
  • Experience with news photojournalism and non-linear editing
  • Knowledge and understanding of various media platforms, including broadcast, web and mobile
  • Basic understanding and demonstration of multi-media file formats and strong computer skills
  • Believes that teams are smarter and more dynamic together
  • Invested and engaged in the local community and authentically understands and represents local viewer interest

    GENERAL:
    NBC Universal is one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies. We develop, produce and market entertainment, news and information to a global market. NBC Universal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks.
    NBC LA and nbclosangeles.com is the owned and operated station and website serving the greater Los Angeles area.

    At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

    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.

  • We are 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.

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