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Project Production Assistant

• Emerging Level

Summary

NBC Entertainment is seeking a Production Assistant to help support Late Night’s Writer’s Assistant and Associate Producer. This role is a temporary staff position with an end date. The assignment will be for 12-18 months.

Category Digital Media  Production Assistant 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Oct 10, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Responsibilities:
  • Real-time news research and gathering throughout the week with an emphasis on politics and entertainment
  • Generate monologue joke set-ups conforming in the style of news lede-writing
  • Miscellaneous research and internal database maintenance
  • Script packet assembly for table reads
Qualifications
Basic Requirements:
  • At least one year of production experience or internship-related experience 
  • Bachelor’s degree required 
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume for this job online to be considered
  • Position could be remote with opportunities for office assignments in New York, NY
  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
  • Must be willing to work weekends, nights as needed by show (Sundays)
Desired Characteristics:     
  • Passion for late-night programming, current events and politics
  • Robust production and/or digital experience 
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Works well independently and have teamwork mentality
  • Demonstrated ability to think clearly and quickly under pressure
  • Flexibility to work a schedule that meets deadlines and requirements
  • Excellent news judgment and familiarity with wide spectrum of media sources (social, digital, print and television)
  • Knowledge of LexusNexus or similar databases preferred 

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