Producer, NBC News Business, Technology & Media Unit

Posted: 6/13/2019

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


Responsibilities
As a Producer for the Business, Technology & Media unit, you will be responsible for working closely with a correspondent to pitch, develop, and turn news of day pieces, in-depth interviews and feature stories for the key NBC News platforms including Today Show, Nightly News, digital and NBC News Now.

Job DutiesThis position requires an experienced producer who's willing to travel on short notice, has excellent editorial judgement, field experience, ability to edit content for multiple platforms and works well with talent in a collaborative team environmentProduce original news content, primarily for broadcast, including research, conducting interviews, writing and editing scripts, field producing and shooting, and overseeing editingProducer is expected to both pitch story ideas and work on assigned stories developed by the editorial teamWork with Standards & Legal Team to ensure Editorial Standards of all segments

Basic Qualifications
• Must have at least 5 years’ editorial experience working in production at the network level, preferably within news broadcasting
• Must be able to shoot and edit
• Must have strong journalistic writing skills, research skills, and editorial judgment
• Must be able to script and edit copy on very short deadline
• Must have a Bachelor’s degree
• Must be willing to work overtime, nights, holidays, and weekends, often with short notice

Additional Job Requirements
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
• Must be willing to work in Los Angeles, California
• Must be willing to work overtime, nights, holidays, and weekends, often with short notice

Desired Qualifications:
• Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news and current events
• Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Strong storytelling ability
• Strong writing and communications skills
• Knowledge of NBC News Policies and Guidelines and Practices
• Familiarity with social media
• Self-starter

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