Producer, CNBC Make It

Posted: 9/18/2018

Location: New York, New York
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Digital Marketing, Web Production
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


CNBC Digital is seeking an exceptional Video Producer to focus on creating original videos, including short-form documentaries, interviews, and explainers, for our growing video team under the NYC-based Make It brand. CNBC Make It is a fast-growing, consumer-friendly section of CNBC, devoted to aspirational content about entrepreneurship, leadership, careers and money. This role requires an experienced Video Producer who is passionate about Make It’s unique voice—someone who covers topical news, feature stories and has exceptional editorial skills will be the ideal candidate.

Responsibilities of the Video Producer may include, but are not limited to:

• Creating quick-turn, daily video content for mobile, social and digital audiences

• Generating unique, original video pitches both independently, and in partnership with reporters for multimedia executions

• Writing, editing and producing original videos under tight deadlines

• Utilizing text, graphics, & 3rd party footage to build engaging segments

• Providing constructive production and editorial feedback to junior producers



• At least 4 years of experience at the network level—writing, producing, and editing digital video
• General knowledge of current events and business news
• Advanced knowledge of Adobe Premiere and mid-level knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and After Effects
• Sound editorial news judgement
• Ability to approach roadblocks analytically and thoughtfully
• Ability to be detail-oriented & thorough in a fast-paced environment
• Proven ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously
• Works well in a collaborative, energetic environment
• Demonstrated knowledge of online content management systems and multimedia storytelling
• Detail oriented and thorough a fast-paced environment
• Demonstrate organizational and time management skills under deadline pressure
• Must be able to lift, carry and transport heavy production equipment on a regular basis



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