Associate Producer - D.C. Bureau

Posted: 1/4/2020

Location: Washington, D.C., Washington D.C.
Function: Writing & Editing
Specialty: Editor / Editorial, News & Journalism
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

This is a staff with end date role. This assignment will last 1 year.

Responsibilities : As an Associate Producer, you will be responsible for working with Correspondents and Producers to help to produce content (live, tape, multimedia) in a competitive time frame for various NBC News platforms. This is a politics-oriented position with moderate travel.

Job Duties
· Work with Correspondents in the field to prepare live reports
· Act as go-to field producer on political coverage in Washington, DC and through the United States
· File regular reports for
· Cover daily and breaking news and report on events
· Conduct interviews
· Originate story ideas
· Coordinate interviews, satellites and other feeds
· Conduct background research
· Utilize DJ skills to shoot, edit and field produce as required

• Bachelors Degree
• Minimum 2 years experience working in a news operation - at least 1 year of field experience
• Must be willing to work in Washington D.C.
• Must be available to evenings, weekends and holidays as required

• Must have demonstrated solid news judgment
• Solid digital shooting, editing and production skills
• Strong knowledge of current events, public policy issues and politics
• Strong writing skills
• Must be able to coordinate interviews, satellite and other feeds
• Strong research and organizational skills
• Sound editorial judgment
• Experience conducting tape research
• Ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines and quickly changing objectives/priorities
• Team player
• Excellent computer skills
• Excellent communications skills
• Valid US driver’s license

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