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Segment Producer, Early TODAY
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Segment Producer, Early TODAY

• Intermediate Level

Summary

Early Today is looking for an experienced Segment Producer.

Category Producers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jul 29, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Responsibilities:
  • Research, report and write daily segments.
  • Determine video and sound for assigned segments.
  • Communicate daily story development with senior producer.
  • Be in control room during airing of live segment.
  • Take part in editorial planning.
  • Pitch story ideas.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
  • Strong writing skills and knowledge of American politics.
  • Strong research and reporting skills.
  • 5 years of experience in some form of journalism required (i.e. cable or network news, website, newspaper).
  • Edit room experience is helpful
  • Breaking news experience is preferred.
  • Candidate should be able to deal with daily script deadline pressure.
Desired Qualifications:
  • Possess ability to develop story ideas, research, and plan segments.
  • Ability to "book" guests, and work with graphics and video elements.
  • Exceptional editorial skills: Ability to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television.
  • Knowledge of current events, politics, and pop culture.
  • Wide-range reader of news, including op-eds.
  • Proficient in both tape and desktop editing.
Additional Job Requirements:
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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