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NewsNation Senior Producer, MIA

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NewsNation Senior Producer, MIA

• Intermediate Level

Summary

NewsNation seeks a Senior Producer to join the growing team at News Nation. The senior producer will play a key leadership role helping to devise the editorial and booking strategy and coordinate show production for a primetime newscast.

Category Producers 
Location Greater Chicago Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Sep 02, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Candidates should be passionate about news and storytelling and creating compelling programming. The position is based at the network's headquarters in Chicago.

Responsibilities:
  • Assists anchor and executive producer in setting show’s editorial direction
  • Helps build rundowns for regular programming as well as breaking news and special programming
  • Coordinates the team: line producers, associate producers, writers, editors and other staff
  • Copy edits scripts and content
  • Serves as a senior leader in the control room
  • Helps implement training and best practices for team
  • Provides ongoing mentoring and support to staff
  • Manage editorial relationships and collaboration with other teams
  • Acts as Executive Producer in his/her absence
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned
  • 5+ years of editorial experience in a fast-paced environment for a national news program (broadcast, cable or digital)
  • Excellent writing and copy-editing skills
  • Segment producing experience
  • Strong organizational, and people skills are vital
  • The successful candidate will be a self-starter with excellent communication skills who brings lots of ideas to the table
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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