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Segment Producer, MSNBC Live 2PM
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Segment Producer, MSNBC Live 2PM

• Intermediate Level
Skills: Writers Producers

Summary

MSNBC Live 2PM is looking for an experienced Segment Producer to join their team.

Category Producers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

Responsibilities include, but will not be limited to:
  • All aspects of producing & writing daily television segments, including research & reporting
  • Finding and determining the video, sound & graphic elements for assigned segments
  • Communicate story development with senior producers
  • Work in a control room environment during airing of live segment
  • When warranted, field produce segments
  • Take part in editorial planning
  • Pitch story ideas
Qualifications/Requirements
  • Strong production, writing and storytelling skills.
  • Intimate knowledge of American politics and cable news television genre.
  • Excellent research and reporting skills.
  • 5 years of experience in some form of journalism required (i.e. cable or network news, website, newspaper).
  • Experience producing live cable television is preferred
  • Candidate should be able to deal with daily script deadline pressure
Additional Requirements:
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news
  • Must be willing to work in NYC
Desired Characteristics
  • Possess ability to develop story ideas, research, and plan segments.
  • Ability to "book" guests, and work with graphics and video elements.
  • Ability to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television.
  • Knowledge of current events, politics and pop culture. Up to date on periodicals, including Op-Eds

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