- Segment Producer, MSNBC The Beat with Ari Melber

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Segment Producer, MSNBC The Beat with Ari Melber


Segment Producer, MSNBC The Beat with Ari Melber

• Intermediate Level


MSNBC is looking for an experienced Segment Producer for The Beat with Ari Melber. This position is represented by the Writers Guild of America East.

Category Booking  Journalist/Reporter  Producers  Researcher  Writers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jan 23, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Research, report and write daily segments.
  • Determine video and sound for assigned segments.
  • Communicate daily story development with senior producer.
  • 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. Government and domestic policy knowledge preferred.
  • 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 and 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 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.
Salary range: $85,000-$110,000. 

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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