Producer

Posted: 5/25/2019

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


NBC News is seeking a Producer to pitch, develop, and produce segments both tape and live for the 3rd hour of TODAY.

Job Duties:
  • Produce original news content, primarily for broadcast, including research, conducting interviews, writing and editing scripts, field producing and shooting, and overseeing editing.
  • Book interviews and conduct pre-interviews with show guests.
  • Producer is expected to both pitch story ideas and work on assigned stories developed by the editorial team.
  • Work with Standards & Legal Team to ensure Editorial Standards of all segments.


  • Basic Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’s degree and at least FIVE year’s editorial experience working in production at the network level, preferably with morning television.
    • Must be a self-starter with the ability to shoot and edit pieces.
    • Strong journalistic writing skills, research skills, and editorial judgment.
    • Must High proficiency in Outlook and iNews.

    Additional Job Requirements:
    • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
    • Must be willing to work in NYC.
    • Must be willing to work overtime, nights, holidays, and weekends, under tight deadline pressure and often with short notice, especially in breaking news situations.

    • Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news and current events.
    • Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments.
    • Excellent interpersonal skills and storytelling ability.
    • Familiarity with social media.

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