Producer - Boston

Posted: 5/25/2019

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

The NBC10 Boston News Producer will be responsible for news of the day, special coverage, in-depth stories, breaking news and other news-related content as needed.JOB DUTIES:
  • Responsible for the content and overall production of the local newscasts
  • Oversee all details of the broadcast while working closely with all members of the news team
  • Stack the rundown and manage the on-air broadcast from the control room
  • Contribute story ideas for the newscast and work closely with reporters to execute those ideas
  • Produce news stories and specials as assigned
  • Oversee and write the news briefs and daily promos when needed
  • Respond quickly and aggressively to breaking news and getting information on the air
  • Copy-edit reporter scripts as well as all newscast copy
  • Must work a flexible schedule when needed to cover other shifts and breaking news
  • Field produce stories for the on-air newscast and other news content platforms
  • Ensure accuracy of and update information for the on-air news ticker/crawl at the bottom of the screen

  • - College degree Required
    - Minimum of 3 years of television news line producing experience
    - Minimum of 3 years of technical skills in news production including creating show rundowns
    - Must be proficient in desktop editing

    Additional Requirements:
    - Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
    - Willingness to work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
    - Ability to work any of a 24/7 shift, holidays, weekends and respond to breaking news events.
    - Must be willing to work at the station in Newton, MA.
    - Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
    - Must be 18 years or older.
    - Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

    - Experience line producing breaking news
    - Excellent tease-writing skills
    - High degree of flexibility in scheduling and assignments
    - Driven interest in current events & local issues

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