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Researcher, Investigative Unit

NBCUniversal, LLC, New York, New York

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)



As a researcher, you will work directly with Associate Producers, Producers and Reporters in the production of original content for the NBC News Investigative Unit.

Responsibilities include, but will not be limited to:
Assist in producing original news content for broadcast and digital, including research, social media reporting, conducting interviews, field producing, shooting and editing
Pitch story ideas and work on assigned storied developed by the editorial team
Fill in for production assistants/graphics coordination, where needed

Basic Qualifications:

• Must have a Bachelor’s degree and at least one year
experience working in production, at the network level, a
news website, newspaper or wire service
• Command of Pacer, Accurint, Nexis, Social Media
Search, and Google Tools

Additional Requirements:

• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through
www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
• Must be willing to work in New York, New York
• Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on
weekends with short notice
• Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the
United States

• DV shooting experience
•Ability work in a fast-paced environment as the
researchers consistently work against deadlines and
often, in breaking news situations
• Experience in non-linear editing
• Strong journalistic writing skills, research skills, and
editorial judgment
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments
• Knowledge of NBC News Policies and Guidelines and
Practices
• Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news,
current events and pop culture
• Experience using Social Media
• Ability to work with various NBC News departments,
including the Desk, Satellite Operations, Crew Desk,
Graphics, Affiliate Relations and NBC News Channel

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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 NBCUniversal, LLC

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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