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Segment Producer, MSNBC The ReidOut
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Segment Producer, MSNBC The ReidOut

• Intermediate Level

Summary

MSNBC is looking for an experienced Segment Producer for The ReidOut with host Joy Reid.

Category Producers 
Location Washington D.C. Metro Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jun 08, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

This position is represented by the Writers Guild of America East.

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.
  • When warranted, field produce segments.
  • Take part in editorial planning.
  • Pitch story ideas.
Qualifications/Requirements

• 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).
• Candidate should be able to deal with daily script deadline pressure.

Additional Requirements:
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
• Must be willing to work in New York, NY or Washington DC.
• 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.

Desired Characteristics

• Possess ability to develop story ideas, research, and plan segments.
• Ability to "book" guests, and work with graphics and video elements.
• Edit room experience and breaking news experience is preferred.
• 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.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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