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Line Producer, News Now Top Story

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Line Producer, News Now Top Story

• Intermediate Level

Summary

Get in touch if you’re a fast, nimble Line Producer who thrives in the control room, knows how to build a great rundown and loves collaborating on a team.

Category Live Event / On Location Services  Producers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Sep 15, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Work with senior producers and EP’s to build daily rundowns and oversee changes when breaking news hits
  • Work with show directors to block and time programming
  • Approve and copy edit scripts, as needed
  • Pitch ideas
  • Work with producers to come up with the strongest elements for each segment
  • Craft headlines and teases that are engaging no matter the time constraint – for both breaking news and scheduled programming
  • Write fresh copy as needed
  • Communicate time and roll cues with guests and correspondents
  • Work with news desk and booking to request reporters and guests for show.
Qualifications
  • You’ve been working in broadcast, live streaming or cable for 5+ years
  • You've worked on live daily shows for 3+ years
  • You have at least 1+ years’ experience as a line producer
  •  Demonstrated and proven excellent editorial judgement and understanding of journalistic standards
  • You have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of relevant working experience
  • You are willing to work in New York, New York
  • You’re a journalist first with excellent control room skills
  • You have an eye for accuracy and creativity when it comes to video and graphics
  • When major breaking news happens, you’re ready and willing to jump in -- even on weekends or late nights
  • You are able to work calmly under intense deadlines

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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