Commercial Producer for CTLive!

Posted: 10/4/2019

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


NBC Connecticut is looking for a full-time Commercial Producer for our lifestyle show, CT LIVE!, a lifestyle integration show airing at 11:30 a.m. weekdays on NBC Connecticut live from Westfarms. This role is crucial in the production of the show’s sponsored segments and must work closely with staff, including talent, producers, promotions team and account executives, along with clients and sponsors. This role combines the ability to shoot, edit and produce sponsored and non-sponsored content for air and digital platforms. The Commercial Producer must be able to represent the station professionally at clients’ businesses and on shoots.
  • Participates in and helps supports all parts of the production of a sales integration package and non-sponsored pieces from inception to broadcast.
  • Includes pre-production and planning meeting with account sales executives, clients, and talent as necessary
  • Operating of all portable video (field cameras) and audio equipment.
  • Transports and sets up all required lighting and audio equipment including lavaliers, wireless receivers, and handheld microphones.
  • Provides limited troubleshooting and maintenance of field production equipment for the production.
  • In post-production selects footage, rough cuts, audio adjustment, edits, add graphics, voice over, music bed and include sound effects to create the final product utilizing Adobe Premiere editing software, along with other Abode CC software.
  • Exports video projects for output; makes video copies for clients and broadcast.
  • Responsible for the quality of each commercial produced.
  • Places legal disclaimers into advertisement spots if required.
  • Reviews productions to ensure objectives are attained according to client requirements and insures production is ready for air prior to start date.
  • Provides creative concepts and ideas for spots.
  • Provides cutdown versions of spots as needed for clients.
  • Work with talent and producers for production of all segments.
  • Perform all other tasks necessary to carry out the foregoing functions and any other functions consistent with, or reasonably inferable from, the foregoing.


  • Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a commercial production or creative services department producing and editing video for topical promotions or integrated content.
    Eligibility Requirements:
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume through nbcunicareers.com to be considered
  • Must be willing to work at the location in West Hartford, CT
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

  • Familiarity and ability to work with audio and video equipment.
  • Ability to shoot and edit content that communicates clients’ message(s) effectively.
  • Ability to present information effectively and professionally in one-on-one and small group situations to clients and co-workers.
  • 2 years of related work experience including non-linear editing skills
  • Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere
  • Proficient in Word and Outlook
  • Proficient in AfterEffects and Photoshop
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Has the ability to perform under tight deadlines in a “quick turnaround” environment.

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