Segment Producer, MSNBC- All In with Chris Hayes

Posted: 1/16/2020

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

All In with Chris Hayes is looking for an experienced segment producer to join their team.

Responsibilities include, but will not be limited to:

  • Research, report and, write daily segments

  • Determine video and sound for assigned segments.

  • Communicate daily story development with senior producer.

  • Be in control room during airing of live segment.

  • When warranted, field produce segments.

  • Take part in editorial planning.

  • Pitch story ideas.

  • Basic Qualifications:
    • Strong writing skills and knowledge of American politics
    • Strong research and reporting skills
    • 5 years of experience in some form of journalism required (i.e. cable or network news, website, newspaper).
    • Edit room experience and breaking news experience is preferred
    • Candidate should be able to deal with daily script deadline pressure
    Must have at least 3 years in both tape and desktop editing.

    Additional Requirements:
    • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered.
    • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news
    • Must be willing to work in NYC

    Desired Characteristics:
    • Possess ability to develop story ideas, research, and plan segments.
    • Ability to "book" guests, and work with graphics and video elements.
    • Exceptional editorial skills: Ability to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television.
    • Knowledge of current events, politics and pop culture.
    Up to date on periodicals, including Op-Eds.

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