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Producer

Summary

The Producer will be responsible for the development and production of news packages needed for different newscasts.

Category Booking  Live Event / On Location Services  Producers  Writers 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Dec 27, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Job Duties:

•    Research, write and produce strong editorial copy and packages with speed and accuracy in a fast-paced environment
•    Produce live segments, including writing sharp questions and identifying the strongest possible elements when booking guests
•    Pitch the most relevant, timely and compelling ideas for day-of and future segments
•    Quality checks all video content and keep Executive Producer and Line Producer up to date with daily news development of assigned stories
•    Secure elements such as sound bites and video to support segments and packages
•    Generate original guest ideas daily, tapping into a broad array of sources for ideas
•    Support correspondents with interviews, coordination, script revision as well as supervising the editing
•    Field producer on locations when needed
•    Work with the local NBC Production Support team for when additional technical support is needed such as extra audio personnel and gear
•    Be responsible for finding locations for live shots, prepare permits, location releases, and needed Insurance paperwork for those locations
•    Will work directly with other teams in all aspects including when large show remotes happen throughout the year
•    Works under the direct supervision of the Executive Producer and is responsible for completing any other tasks as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications
Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum 5 years of experience working in 1V broadcast production with a focus on News and Special Programming
  • Minimum 2 years of experience managing workflows and working with other teams
  • Bachelor's Degree in Journalism or a related field
  • Proficient written and verbal communication in English and Spanish
Desired Characteristics:
  • Proven solid writing skills and editorial judgment.
  • Graphically creative
  • Demonstrated strong knowledge of the Hispanic market in the United States
  • Exhibits knowledge of current events, politics, and pop culture.
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced, dead-line-driven environment
  • Accustomed to working in a team and collaborating with all levels within the organization
  • Demonstrated self-starter
  • Multi-task and juggle producing multiple stories for regular and breaking-news programming
Additional Requirements:
  •  Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
  • Willingness to travel with short notice and on weekends
  • Willingness to work flexible hours including late and/or last-minute scheduling changes in a 24/7 production work environment
  • Must be willing to work in the greater Los Angeles area
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

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