Producer, In the Room, E! News

Posted: 12/18/2019

Location: Universal City, California
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

A Producer for In the Room needs to be able to:
  • Handle heavy field producing
  • Have a strong understanding of storytelling
  • Work closely with the Bookings team to create dynamic segments
  • Pre-interview talent/guests
  • Brief and prep talent on needs/research/key points
  • Direct editors and cut down segments
  • Responsible for producing an entire show every week from beginning to end
  • Work with multi-camera crews, Graphics, Post Production, Legal, and Studio departments to ensure the most dynamic segments
  • Write light segments
  • Responsible for ensuring all deliverables of 30 minute show are met

  • • Must have at least 6 years of editorial experience working in news production, live environment, and/or daytime
    • Must have 6 years of field producing and writing experience
    • Must have a Bachelor’s degree
    • Be proficient in Outlook and iNews
    • Extensive experience directing editors and camera crews including multi-camera shoots.
    • Must be willing to work (often on short notice) overtime, nights, holidays, and weekends and be available for breaking news.

    • Have strong journalistic knowledge, writing skills, research skills, and editorial judgment
    • Knowledgeable about social media
    • Excellent knowledge and interest in pop culture
    • Ability to multitask and prioritize assignments
    • Excellent storytelling skills
    • Strong Interpersonal skills especially when under pressure and in breaking news situations
    • Self-starter

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