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Senior Producer, ABC News Live - Prime
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Senior Producer, ABC News Live - Prime

• Expert Level
Skills: Writers Producers

Summary

ABC News Live is looking for a Senior Producer.

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

Job Description

Responsibilities:
  • Write key parts of shows while ensuring accuracy as the final copy editor on scripts
  • Work closely with production staff to ensure clean execution on-air
  • Willingness to throw out the rundown for breaking news
  • Able work with on-air talent, both from a producing/writing in the control room perspective
  • Have a strong grounding and appreciation for the 24/7 rhythm of news
  • Oversee editorial staff for extended hours of on-air coverage
  • Proactively identify and address problems quickly, then independently create informed solutions
  • Form and maintain strong relationships and partnerships with people at various levels, both within ABC News and outside the company, when it comes to a variety of disciplines of business and production
Basic Qualifications:
  • Robust Line Producing skills a MUST.
  • All candidates should have extensive control room experience and excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • A willingness to work a variety of shifts, including evenings, overnights and weekends and thrive under daily deadline pressures
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in one or more of the following areas: broadcast, cable, major local news market, streaming news.
  • Knowledge of iNews (or other similar producing software)
Required Education
Bachelor’s degree (TV/Film/Journalism or related field) or equivalent work experience

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day, Evening, Overnight
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