Platform Manager (News Producer) - WRC
Location: Washington, D.C., Washington D.C.
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive
Responsible for the overall editorial content on one or more platforms produced by WRC.Serve as the primary line producer of assigned daily newscastWork with Content Producers to select the most compelling and relevant storiesWork with the production team to ensure smooth and seamless productionsWork with Daypart Managers and other Platform Managers to ensure the most complete local news coverageWork with digital team to incorporate social/mobile/digital content into newscastPlay an active role in the editorial process and be advocates for nbcwashington.comResponsible for writing, producing, desktop editing and gathering content for all platformsResponsible for effectively managing a pool of content producers, coaching and mentoring as neededEnsure fairness, accuracy and balance in stories
Minimum 3 years of experience producing a daily newscast
Minimum 3 years of experience writing, producing and desktop editing
Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communications or equivalent work experience
Must be willing to work in Washington D.C.
Must be 18 years or greater
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Must be available to work evenings, overnights, weekends and holidays
Strong journalistic skills, experience in newsgathering and/or production
Strong writing and editing skills
Knowledge and understanding of various media platforms, including broadcast, web and mobile
Experience as a producer in a major market for television, web based news service or mid-sized market EP
Experience utilizing social media as a news gathering/reporting tool
Solid leadership skills
Ability to perform well under pressure and meet deadlines
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