Production Assistant

Posted: 1/15/2020

Location: New York, New York
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


In this role you will provide administrative support to a NBC News daily show.

Responsibilities :
-Assist producers with graphics, research, soundbite selection, clip cutting for broadcast
-Assist producers with administrative duties of the unit, including answering phones, arranging travel, ordering and maintaining supplies.
-Provide accurate research to anchors, producers and correspondents
-Assist producers and production managers on logistics for studio and remote broadcasts and special events

- 1+ years experience working in production at the network level is preferred
- Bachelor’s Degree
- Willing and able to work flexible hours under stringent deadlines
- Willing to occasionally work weekends and overnights in breaking news situations.
- Research skills
- Proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint and/or other presentational and organizational software, other productivity tools.
- Must be able to work additional hours beyond scheduled shifts, with little or no notice if required.
- Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

-Prior experience working on a daily news program
-Superior interpersonal and organizational skills
-Proven and dynamic team player

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