CNN seeks a talented Senior Editorial Producer to join the Erin Burnett show team in NYC! Conduct pre-interviews over the phone and sets-up on camera interviews and remote logistics. Prepare background information for anchor and producers. Proofs guest-related fonts and information.
Greater New York City Area
Dec 11, 2023
CNN seeks a talented Senior Editorial Producer to join the Erin Burnett show team in NYC!
Your Role Accountabilities…
- Work closely with the Executive Producer to manage and lead team of bookers on both daily and future booking pursuits
- Oversee interview segments, research, and call prospective guests. As well as write pitch letters.
- Conduct pre-interviews over the phone and sets-up on camera interviews and remote logistics. Prepare background information for anchor and producers. Proofs guest-related fonts and information.
- This individual is expected to identify, establish, and maintain critical relationships with newsmakers, talent, and sources and to continually expand network of bookings.
- This person must also be able to develop and cultivate new guest relationships on behalf of the program. As well as represent the show at networking events.
- Maintains future calendar and guests’ records.
Your Qualifications & Experience…
- Must have 7+ years as a booking producer or equivalent production experience.
- A bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field of study is preferred, or equivalent experience.
- Ability to articulate the lead editorial focus for guest interviews is the essence of this job.
- You will be responsible for providing show and guest ideas and most appropriate voice to speak on an issue on a global scale.
- Astute news and political awareness a must.
- Established rolodex and booking experience necessary.
- Must be well-read and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
- Organizational skills and writing skills are essential to this position.
Pay Range: $133,018.00 - $247,034.00 salary per year.