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Web Producer - NBC Boston

NBCUniversal, LLC, Boston, Massachusetts

Create the extraordinary.


The Web Producer plays a major role in the day-to-day execution of NBC10 Boston and NECN’s online news strategy, working with other local web staff to ensure the offering is consistently up-to-the-minute, differentiated, impactful and relevant to local users. The role combines attention to detail, rapid response, editorial judgment and flair, and consistent day-to-day execution and project-management responsibilities within a 24/7 newsgathering operation.
  • Gather, edit, package and publish local news content – focusing on (but not limited to) News, Weather and Traffic – on the NBC10 Boston and NECN websites, our mobile apps and social media platforms
  • Write text articles, publish video clips from our shows and edit image galleries according to the local editorial “voice”
  • Program key related index pages for editorial impact, audience appeal and timeliness
  • Gather and package relevant content around key stories from a range of external sources, feeds and content types
  • Execute all publishing workflows for video, images and text, including publishing to social media platforms
  • Enforce editorial style guides, standards and practices
  • Use social media tools to monitor and report news, find sources and leads for stories
  • Monitor mainstream and social media for story ideas and competitive intelligence
  • Identify buzz-worthy stories of the day and engage your local audience across multiple platforms
  • Ensure that NBC10 Boston and NECN’s social media accounts are engaging and timely sources of breaking news, and, where appropriate, source individual journalists from the station
  • Participate in efforts to hit aggressive daily benchmarks for the volume and frequency of local content publication
  • Live-blogging and livestreaming of of events and breaking news


Basic Qualifications



  • Bachelors’ degree in Journalism or equivalent work experience

  • At least 3 years’ experience working in print, online or television news in a medium to large sized market

  • Demonstrated knowledge of AP Style writing and guidelines



Additional Job Requirements


  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • Must be willing to work in Needham, MA

  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation

  • Must be 18 years or greater

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

  • Must have ability to work any of a 24x7 shift

  • 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.



Desired Qualifications



  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred but not required
  • On air/digital hosting experience preferred
  • Experience shooting & editing video content
  • Experience hosting or editing podcasts a plus
  • Proficient in Social Media platforms, such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc.
  • Proficient with Adobe Photoshop Elements and Adobe Premiere
  • Experience with WordPress, Dalet, WildMoka, Social Flow, Slack, CrowdTangle, Chartbeat, Domo systems a plus
  • Excellent news instincts with the ability to react decisively to breaking news; combined with the ability to write succinctly and with flair
  • Flexible, with a willingness to undertake shift work associated with working for a 24/7 news operation.
  • Experience working with social media, marketing products using social networking sites or creating content that lives on such sites
  • Experience working in content management systems required
  • 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 writing intros and leads to video online content
  • Ability to work in a team and across all departments and locations, ensuring a smooth running web site that is 100% accurate without typos or errors



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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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