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Executive Producer, MSNBC Symone Sanders

NBCUniversal, LLC, Washington DC, District of Columbia

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


MSNBC is looking for an experienced Executive Producer to lead the development of editorial content and production for Symone Sanders’s new live perspective show. The show will be linear on weekends and streaming three days on weekdays. This position will be based in Washington, D.C. and responsible for shaping and advancing our journalism, original storytelling and unique perspectives into a compelling program for both platforms.

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 on vision, content, editorial planning process and daily operations of the show.
  • Copy edit scripts and content.
  • Set show for audience growth.
  • Manage editorial relationships to collaborate with larger teams.
  • Lead as control room supervisor.
  • Will require working weekends.


• 8 years of experience leading production on a successful
program.
• 3 years of experience managing a team.
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
• 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 Washington, DC.
• 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.
• Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19
vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated,
submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days
following commencement of employment.
• Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the
commencement of employment or must undergo regular
COVID-19 testing if Company determines your job
position requires accessing an NBCUniversal worksite.
• Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19
workplace safety policies and protocols

• 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.
• Experience in digital news.

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.

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NBCUniversal is an equal opportunity employer and will provide reasonable accommodations as required by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.

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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