Associate Producer

Location
20036, Washington D.C.
Salary
Competitive + benefits, 401k
Posted
Jun 17, 2019
Function
Production
Level
Entry Level
Metro Area
Washington
Duration
Full Time

BBC World News, has an immediate opening for a full-time associate producer based in Washington, DC. The ideal candidate will have a track record of being creative, persistent, and a team player who takes initiative. The job will require being fast and calm under pressure while also being able to plan future segments, arrange remote studios and be innovative about segment and booking ideas. Candidates should have an interest in both US politics and foreign affairs – the primary focus of the two shows they will be working on. There will be opportunities to field produce and travel throughout the 2020 campaign season.

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE

2-3 years producing in a professional newsroom preferred

Solid news judgement and experience booking in breaking news situations

Degree in broadcast journalism or related field

Must be able to juggle and prioritize multiple stories with different deadlines

Strong research and writing skills to brief presenters

Field production and social media experience a plus

Team player who thrives under both short deadlines and with long term projects

Similar jobs

Similar jobs