Overnight Clip Desk Producer, CNBC

Posted: 3/21/2019

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


The overnight Clip Desk Producer for CNBC must have a proactive approach, responsible for producing sound bites, voice over clips, and opens in an extremely quick turnaround live news environment. The Producer will work with editors to produce visually stimulating television for Business News and Digital platforms.

Essential responsibilities could include, but are not limited to:

Turn video for air under tight deadline and react to overnight breaking news. Work closely with show units and producers to research, select and deliver the best video for broadcast and multi-platform distribution.
View all video prior to air to ensure quality
Work closely with domestic and international editorial teams, producers, reporters and assignment desk
Review on air guest appearances and turnaround key sound bites.
Supervise multiple edit sessions.
Designate retention value of clips to manage server space.
Monitor top business stories for breaking news.
Locate, log, distribute and archive video files in media asset management system.



This is an overnight position. Candidate must also be able to work additional hours beyond scheduled shift with little or no notice including weekends and holidays as news requires.

-Bachelor’s degree preferably in journalism, communications or history
-Minimum 2 years of television experience as a video producer and/or working in a post-production environment
-Minimum 2 years of experience working in a non-linear editing environment
-Must be able to work with minimal supervision
-Ability to work in a fast paced, high pressure, heavy deadline environment
-Avid iNEWS or similar NRCS experience
-Knowledge of various digital media file formats

-Strong editorial judgment and organizational skills; interest in business and financial news
-Excellent knowledge of current and historical events
-Works well in a collaborative environment
-Strong work ethic and positive attitude
-Familiarity with names and faces of business leaders in the news
-Ability to handle multiple tasks and set priorities as needed
-Highly motivated, self-starter with exceptional communication skills
-Knowledge of CNBC or NBC News media asset management systems a plus

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