- Researcher, TODAY Show (10AM)

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Researcher, TODAY Show (10AM)


Researcher, TODAY Show (10AM)

$20/hour - $25/hour
• Emerging Level


As a Researcher, you will work directly with Associate Producers, Producers and Senior Producers to help write and assist in the production of original content for the 10AM hour of TODAY.

Category Researcher  Writers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Apr 25, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Assist in producing original news content, primarily for broadcast, including research, conducting interviews and supporting field producing and shooting
  • Pitch story ideas and work on assigned stories developed by the editorial team
  • Develop relationships with PR firms & brands in order to secure partnerships for show giveaways
  • Help fill in for PAs and GFX coordinators, where needed
  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communication, English, History or a related field of study
  • 1+ years of experience working in production, at the network or syndication level
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, as researchers consistently work against deadlines, and often in breaking news situations 
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
Desired Characteristics:
  • DV shooting experience
  • Experience in non-linear editing
  • Strong journalistic writing skills, research skills, and editorial judgment
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize assignments
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of NBC News Policies and Guidelines and Practices
  • Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news, current events and pop culture
  • Experience using social media
  • Ability to work with various NBC News departments, including the HUB, Satellite Operations, Crew Desk, Graphics, Affiliate Relations and NBC News Channel. Ideally in a news or Talk Show environment
Salary range: $20 - $25/hr.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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