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Field Producer

NBCUniversal, LLC, New York, New York

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


Field Producer, Dateline

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.

Summary
The Field Producer will help produce long-form content for NBC News. This position is responsible for research, conducting interviews, field producing, shooting, and editing. The Field Producer is expected to both pitch story ideas and work on assigned stories developed by the editorial team.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Set up, produce and shoot interviews and b-roll in the field
  • Work with and manage production crew during shoots
  • Organize media in the field and for edit
  • Work with producers and editors to come up with creative shooting ideas


Basic Qualifications:
• Must have at least 6 years of experience working in long
form, package or documentary programming
• Must have substantial shooting experience with a variety
of cameras, such as: Sony FS5 and FS7; Canon C-100,
C-200 and C-300; Sony A7S; DSLRs including Canon
5Ds; DJI Osmo
• Must have solid, hands-on experience with Avid or
similar editing system
• Must have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

Additional Job Requirements:
• Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through
nbcunicareers.com to be considered
• Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under
tight deadline pressure, including breaking news.
Schedules will rotate, but must be able to work all shifts,
including weekends and overnights. Must be able to work
additional hours beyond scheduled shift with little or no
notice, if needed
• Must be willing to work in NY, and must be willing to
travel significantly


- 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 adhere to enhanced
protocols 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 interviewing skills
• Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news
and current events
• Journalistic writing skills, research skills, and editorial
judgment
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments
• Familiarity with industry developments, especially those
that pertain to current shooting styles and equipment
• Familiarity with drone shooting (FAA drone pilot license a
plus)
• Investigative reporting experience
• Knowledge of NBC News Policies and Guidelines and
Practices

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.

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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