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Booking Producer, MSNBC Morning Joe - Short Term

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Booking Producer, MSNBC Morning Joe - Short Term

• Intermediate Level
Skills: Booker Producers

Summary

MSNBC is looking for an experienced Booking Producer for Morning Joe. This is a staff with end date position.

Category Booking  Producers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period 4 Months
Posted Date Sep 02, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Responsibilities:
  • Book wide variety of national and international newsmakers, experts and guests from various fields including politics, foreign relations, business/economy, health/medicine, entertainment, etc.
  • Conduct pre-interviews, secure facilities for remote interviews and arrange transportation for guests.
  • Arrange interviews for broadcasts during live, breaking news coverage
  • Enterprise, conceptualize and pitch story ideas.
  • Works with technical managers in arranging studio logistics for live and taped interviews.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
  • Must have at least 5 years of experience in live television, preferably cable news, including researching information and tracking down guests.
Additional Job Requirements:
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY.
  • 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.
Desired Characteristics
  • Sound journalistic and news judgment, political experience and strong writing skills.
  • Strong Rolodex.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills required.
  • Must be detail-oriented and exhibit grace under pressure in the breaking news environment.
  • Meet multiple daily deadlines.
  • Looking for team player who is a self-starter and can troubleshoot logistical issues.
  • Creative thinker who brings new ideas to news stories.

Job Type Full Time  Temporary 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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