Line Producer, CNN International (Atlanta)

CNN International
Atlanta, Georgia
Competitive salary, benefits and 401k
Oct 02, 2019
Metro Area
Full Time

This is our story

We are the now and the next. The power behind the people building the future. We are born from the spirit of innovation. We are created from the idea that people around the world want more, need more, deserve more. We are the home of the global digital revolution. We are CNN.

The Job

  • Producers are responsible for line producing at least one to two hours of programming per shift.
  • The Producer must structure the rundown, decide on story elements, coordinate with their Supervisor on live shot requests, assign Writers and Copy Editors, and handle breaking news.
  • The Producer will be expected to write scripts for shows and will write packages and other segments when required.
  • The Producer also coordinates with the assignment desks, graphics department,
  • Writers and Copy Editors to bring the news program to air.
  • Producers should expect to fill in as live shot producer on a regular basis. Must be willing to work any shift including weekends and overnights.


Minimum experience requirements include:

  • Must have newsroom experience 
  • Must demonstrate a strong interest in international news coverage and a creative approach to segment producing
  • Must demonstrate an ability to write scripts and banners quickly and accurately
  • College degree preferred 

The Perks

  • Paid time off every year to volunteer
  • Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
  • 2018 Best Company for Working Mothers
  • 2018 Best Company for Dads
  • An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
  • Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands

Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.