Stay Tuned Producer

Posted: 7/30/2019

Location: New York, New York
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Digital Marketing, Web Production
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

NBC News Digital is looking for a solid producer to join Stay Tuned, a first-of-its-kind digital news brand. We’re on Snapchat, YouTube, TikTok, Instagram… basically everywhere. Want in? You’ve got to be a creative thinker who wants to help change the game when it comes to the way news is delivered to GenZ. You know how to spot a great story before others catch onto it. It’s… kinda your thing. You’re a solid writer. You thrive in breaking news situations. Team player? Perfect. You’ll be working very closely with producers, editors, graphic designers and hosts to put together our daily news shows. You know how to roll with changes in the newsroom, and out in the field where you’ll be producing longform pieces. Must be able to travel occasionally as needed.

Job Duties:
Pitch stories for daily broadcast
Write and produce short-form, breaking news segments under a tight and constantly changing deadline
Pitch, write & producer longform pieces in the field
Work with executive producer and senior producer to ensure timely and accurate reporting
Work closely with editors to build creative cut spots

Basic Qualifications:
5+ years of television news producing experience- preferably in long-form, at the network, cable news or digital level
Prior broadcast news script writing experience
Prior field producing experience
Prior multimedia editorial storytelling experience

Additional Job Requirements:
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
Must be willing to work in New York
Willingness to work overtime and overnights, during special events and breaking news situations – as needed
Willingness to travel – as needed

Desired Qualifications:
Prior experience working on a daily news program
Superior interpersonal and organizational skills
Proven and dynamic team player
Familiarity with NBC News’ Standards and Legal procedures, to ensure the editorial standards of all pieces
Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news, pop culture and current events
Familiarity with DSLR shooting and non-linear editing

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

This position is represented by the NewsGuild-CWA.

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