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Executive Producer, MSNBC Weekends

NBC Universal, Inc., New York, NY

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Level: manager

Duration: full_time


MSNBC is looking for an experienced executive producer to lead the development of editorial content and production for a new weekend morning show with Ali Velshi. This position will be responsible for shaping and advancing our journalism, original storytelling and unique perspectives into a compelling show.

Responsibilities:
  • Lead the editorial planning and direction of daily show
  • Produce daily content that advances the story
  • Respond and act on breaking news and live events to inform audience
  • Manage team and host to produce programming in a creative manner
  • Train editorial producers and production staff on best journalism practices
  • Work with anchors, correspondents and producers to create exciting content
  • Final review and sign off of for vision, content, editorial planning process and daily operations of the show
  • Copy edit all scripts
  • Set show for audience growth
  • Manage editorial relationships to collaborate with larger teams
  • Lead as control room supervisor


Qualifications:
• 8 years of experience leading production on a successful program
• 3 years of experience managing a team
• Editorial experience in a fast paced news room environment, ability to anticipate and respond quickly to change
• Experience in story first journalism approach
• Experience fostering a culture of creative output
• Experience developing hosts and producer talent
Additional Job Requirements:
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
• Must be willing to work in New York, NY
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news

Desired Characteristics:
• Strong familiarity with MSNBC and NBC News standards
• Strong team leadership and cross-departmental collaborative skills
• Sound journalistic judgment
• Must be detail oriented and able to work under pressure and meet multiple daily deadlines

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

About NBC Universal, Inc.

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

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