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Associate Producer, 60 Minutes
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Associate Producer, 60 Minutes

• Intern Level

Summary

60 Minutes is seeking an Associate Producer with excellent research and reporting skills to work in support of a producer / correspondent team on the broadcast.

Category Associate Producer 
Location Greater New York City Area, Washington D.C. Metro Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jul 13, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

The ideal candidate must have strong editorial judgment, good knowledge of news and current events, and a keen attention to detail. They should be creative, collaborative, enterprising, and have a track record of working on in-depth, complex investigations. The position is based in New York or DC.

Responsibilities include:
  • Working with the producer to pitch and develop stories
  • Participating in all aspects of editorial research and pre-production, including reporting stories, assembling research materials, finding interview subjects, conducting pre-interviews and assisting in writing interview questions
  • Setting up shoots and interviews, including coordinating travel, logistics and schedules
  • Researching, reviewing, and helping clear all archival and third-party material
  • Assisting in the scripting process, as directed and when needed
  • Fact-checking throughout the process; preparing a footnoted and checked final script before broadcast
Qualifications and Requirements include:
  • Extensive journalism experience, including primary source reporting
  • Ability to multi-task and work under deadline
  • Willingness to travel, sometimes on weekends and/or extended periods of time
  • Familiarity with public and private records databases, such as LexisNexis and Pacer

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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