NBC Universal Desk Producer in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Job Number 33260BR

Job Title Desk Producer

Business Segment CNBC

Sub-Business CNBC Business News

Posting Category TV Content & Production

About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

About CNBC:

With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, CNBC World and CNBC HD, CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to approximately 371 million homes worldwide, including more than 100 million households in the United States and Canada. CNBC also provides daily business updates to 400 million households across China. The network's 15 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide. CNBC at night features a mix of new reality programming, CNBC's highly successful series produced exclusively for CNBC and a number of distinctive in-house documentaries.

CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products which deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms. These include CNBC.com, the online destination for global business; CNBC PRO, the premium, integrated desktop/mobile service that provides real-time global market data and live access to CNBC global programming; and a suite of CNBC Mobile products including the CNBC Real-Time iPhone and iPad Apps.

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New Jersey

City Englewood Cliffs

Responsibilities

• Produce stories for CNBC's daily live Business Day programs.

• Work directly with CNBC correspondents to find and interview sources, develop visual elements and shoot and cut footage for live reports and edited packages.

• Find background information on a wide range of business and financial news stories, using a variety of sources such as the Internet, newspapers, and magazines.

• Assist reporters in the studio or field as required.

• Contribute to CNBC.com and social media when requested

Qualifications/Requirements

• A Bachelor's degree and working knowledge of financial and/or business news, political news, and hard news content and at least 3 years of television production experience.

• Strong knowledge of Microsoft office and newsroom systems including iNews.

Desired Characteristics

• Willingness to learn new technologies.

• Wall Street/financial background is also a plus.

• Knowledge of video editing preferred but not required.

• Ability to manage multiple tasks and work under deadline pressure.

• Ideal candidates will be highly organized and accurate by nature.

• Solid written and verbal communication skills and an ability to work independently