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Producer, Telemundo Washington DC

NBCUniversal, LLC, Washington DC, District of Columbia

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


Producers are responsible for working as a team with writers, editors and directors to produce a cohesive show. Responsibilities include:

Job Duties

  • Work with newscast directors, creative, promotion and news staff to coordinate production of the newscast
  • Conceptualize stories with story producers, reporters, and talent
  • Critique production, writing and editing of news stories
  • Produce newscasts and other broadcast content in an automated production control environment
  • Work with the production team to ensure smooth and seamless productions
  • Work with News Managers and Producers to ensure the most complete local news coverage
  • Work with digital team to incorporate social/mobile/digital content on all platforms
  • Produce linear and digital newscasts
  • Edit news content using non-linear editing equipment
  • Manage the newscast story producers
  • Ensure fairness, accuracy and balance in stories



Basic Qualifications

  • A minimum of 2 years of experience as broadcast Producer
  • Minimum 3 years of experience writing, producing and desktop editing
  • At least 1 year prior news editing experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of AP style writing and guidelines
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) both written and verbal
  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications or equivalent work experience
  • Must be willing to work in Washington, D.C.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Be available to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV on www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered


Desired Qualifications

  • Excellent news judgment
  • Experience as a Producer in a major market for television, web based news service, or mid-sized market EP
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work well with people while under pressure
  • Knowledge of laws of libel, slander and applicable FCC rules and regulations
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks and stories simultaneously in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to react to breaking news, updating the news as stories evolve and write intros and leads to video online content
  • Knowledge and understanding of various media platforms, including broadcast, web and mobile
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Positive work ethic and can work under tight deadlines
  • High degree of integrity and professionalism
  • Team player who can also work independently and is a self-starter
  • Solid leadership skills
  • Strong organizational skills


About NBCUniversal Local

NBCUniversal Local is NBCUniversal’s local media division that delivers English and Spanish-speakers and bilingual audiences in 31 U.S. markets and Puerto Rico, the very best in local sports, news, weather, consumer and investigative reporting, and lifestyle entertainment across any platform and screen. NBCUniversal Local is comprised of three individual media groups including the NBC Owned Television Stations, the NBC Sports Regional Networks and the Telemundo Station Group. The division is also home to multicast networks NBCLX, COZI TV and TeleXitos, the regional cable news network NECN, as well as NBC Spot On, an advanced video advertising business designed for local/regional CTV and OTT advertisers and several in-house companies including production company LXTV, marketing and promotions company Skycastle, its out-of-home business NBC Everywhere, and the Arthouse, a graphics design group. With seven regional sports networks and 42 NBC and Telemundo stations serving 38 percent of U.S. homes, NBCUniversal Local is the only network-owned local media division that is home to the largest bilingual local newsrooms within the country’s top 10 TV markets. NBCUniversal Local’s stations and networks serve diverse audiences and communities across linear, streaming, OTT, digital web, mobile and audio, and cable platforms and work together to keep local audiences informed anytime and anywhere. For more information, visit NBCUniversal.com.

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About NBCUniversal, LLC

We are one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience.

NBCUniversal owns and operates 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. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

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