NBC Universal Segment Producer, MSNBC Weekends in New York, New York
Job Number 34145BR
Job Title Segment Producer, MSNBC Weekends
Business Segment NBC News Group
Posting Category TV Content & Production
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Career Level Experienced
Country United States
State/Province New York
City New York
Role Summary/Purpose: We are looking for a Segment Producer to write and produce segments with speed and accuracy for weekend news programming. The Segment Producer is responsible for consistently delivering compelling in depth news stories. The focus is on live, breaking news and politics.
Write and producer segments with speed and error free in a breaking news environment
Determine video and sound for assigned segments
Communicate daily development of segments to Senior and Executive Producer
Pitch story ideas
Must have at least 5 years of experience in live television (i.e. morning shows, cable shows, broadcast TV, etc.).
Must have at least 3 years in both tape and desktop editing
Thorough knowledge of current events, U.S. politics, geopolitics, foreign policy, historyAdditional Job Requirements:
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
Must be willing to work in New York, NY
Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Ability to "book" guests, and work with graphics and video elements
Exceptional writing skills
Exceptional editorial skills: Ability to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television
Back up line producer
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