Nightside News Topical Producer - Boston

Posted: 8/21/2019

Location: Newton, Massachusetts
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Branding, Digital Marketing, Social Media
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


Nightside News Topical Promotions Producer’s primary responsibilities are to:
  • Conceptualize, write and edit compelling news promotion copy to promote our evening newscasts on all platforms
  • Check scripts for accuracy and grammar
  • Work closely with the Promotions manager on scripts and content.
  • Work with news managers to organize daily content delivery from the field, for evening newscasts and late newscasts
  • Coordinate script and storyline with correct video sources and graphics for news promos
  • Coordinate field reporters to ensure on-time broadcast
  • Produce and write breaking-news under short deadline Oversee production and execution of topical news promotion


  • A minimum of 2 years experience working at a top 50 market television station as associate producer or producer
  • Bachelor's of Arts or Equivalent
  • Non -Linear Editing Experience required (Adobe Premiere preferred)
  • A high degree of creativity and accountability
  • Able to work a flexible schedule and shifts
  • A team player who loves news and enjoys collaboration
  • Must be engaged and maintain a positive attitude under deadlines
  • Must be willing to work at the station in Newton location
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program



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