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Associate Producer, Documentary Unit, CNN

Associate Producer, Documentary Unit, CNN

• Intermediate Level


The Associate Producer for CNN’s Documentary Unit works closely with unit producers to execute documentary projects --- from inception to completion.

Category Associate Producer 
Location Greater Atlanta Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Aug 01, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Duties include heavy research and telephone reporting, pre-interviews, and coordinating logistics for field production.  
  • The AP is responsible for locating, procuring, and managing internal and external video and assets. 
  • The AP must work closely with rights and clearances, the affiliate desk and assignment desks to ensure the best and latest video is acquired, used and credited properly. 
  • The AP works closely with editors during post production, left-siding scripts, providing media, anticipating and responding to requests, organizing footage and tracking sources of material for licensing. 
  • This role is responsible for providing guidance to the Production Assistants, interns, and residents.  
  • The AP occasionally works in the field to produce interviews and to supervise b-roll shoots.
*This role requires long hours, including nights/weekends/holidays, and will be required to assist in production of breaking news specials. 

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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