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Content Producer - KNBC

NBCUniversal, LLC, Los Angeles, California

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


The Content Producer will work closely with the Executive Producer, Assignment Editors, Reporters and Anchors to desktop edit, write and produce news content.

The Content Producer will be responsible for the overall coverage of assigned stories on all platforms throughout the day.

Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for writing, producing, desktop editing and gathering content
  • Work closely with executive producer, platform managers, assignment desk and reporters, assisting with live shot content and updating assigned stories throughout the newscast
  • Take an active role in daily and weekly editorial meetings, pitching story ideas
  • Fill-in for platform managers and produce newscasts as needed


Basic Qualifications:
* Minimum 3 years experience in newsgathering and/or production
* Minimum 3 years experience writing, producing and editing content on a desktop editing system
* Bachelor's Degree in related field
* Strong news writing skills

Eligibility Requirements:
* Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA
* Must be able to work flexible hours including overnights, weekends & holidays
* Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

* Ability to write, edit, produce and gather content under heavy deadline pressure without compromising accuracy or credibility
* Passionately develop and present story ideas
* Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
* Experience in covering major breaking news events
* Experience with non-linear editing
* Believes that teams are smarter and more dynamic together
* Invested and engaged in the local community and authentically understands and represents local viewer interest

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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