Field Producer

Posted: 12/29/2018

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

The Field Producer is responsible for identifying newsworthy stories, participating in editorial planning, and supporting reporters in setting up interviews and contacts for stories.
  • Responsible for conceptualizing and writing accurate Spanish-language news stories
  • Works in collaboration with Assignment Editors, Reporters, Production crews and is the liaison between the crew on the field and the newsroom
  • Responsible for selecting, assigning, writing and organizing news stories, including the ability to conduct the research, log video, conduct interviews, and write the story for the reporter
  • Collaborates with Editors and Reporters to improve story and presentation
  • Assists in writing news scripts and revising scripts for accuracy and grammar
  • Works closely with Producers and Production and Editorial Director on story planning and coordination
  • Works under the direct supervision of the Production and Editorial Director and is responsible for completing any other tasks as assigned by supervisor

  • Basic Qualifications
    • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, or equivalent work experience
    • Minimum 3 years of experience working as a Producer in TV production and/or cable TV
    • Proficient written and verbal communication in English and Spanish.
    • Prior work experience directing and guiding talent in video productions
    • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
    • Willingness to travel with short notice and on weekends
    • Must be willing to work in the greater Miami, Florida area
    • Must be 18 years or older
    • Must be willing to work flexible hours including late and/or last minute scheduling changes in a 24/7 production work environment
    • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
    • Must be available to work (whenever necessary for show production) early mornings, evenings, holidays and weekends
    • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

    • Must be able to coordinate the logistics of putting together a story
    • Exhibits knowledge of current event trends for the Latin Market in the US
    • Ability to multitask and work in a fast paced, dead-line driven environment
    • Accustomed to working in a team and collaborating with all levels within the organization
    • Demonstrated self-starter with a highly developed rolodex of contacts within TV industry highly preferred
    • Proven solid writing skills and editorial judgment
    • Proven excellent interpersonal skills combined with a strong sense of how to visually tell a compelling story desired
    • Exhibits knowledge of Microsoft Office and INEWS

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