NBC Universal Production Associate in New York, New York

Job Number 34639BR

Job Title Production Associate

Business Segment NBC News and MSNBC

Sub-Business News Digital

Posting Category Digital Media

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Career Level Entry-Level

Country United States

State/Province New York

City New York

Responsibilities

NBC News Digital is looking for an enterprising production associate to assist with all aspects of a daily news program. This is a staff with end date position, starting June 2017 through to December 2017.

Job Duties

  • Work closely with producers to select and gather visual elements for daily segments

  • Research, fact check and help write news stories

  • Work closely with editors to import and export videos and stills for edits

  • Work with rights and clearances to ensure clearance of all elements used

  • Pitch story ideas for day-of and future segments

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 1+ years working in a media organization or online community

  • Familiarity with television and digital production procedures and standards and practices.

  • Must be proficient in non-linear editing systems, including Avid.

  • Strong interest in news and current events

  • Strong journalistic writing skills, research skills and editorial judgment

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.Additional Job Requirements

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • Must be willing to work in New York

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to work well both independently and collaboratively as part of an integrated team.

  • Ability to be a self-starter.

  • Strong follow-through and attention to detail.

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