NBC Universal Senior Video Producer in New York, New York

Job Number 33250BR

Job Title Senior Video Producer

Business Segment NBC News Group

Sub-Business NBC 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.

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New York

City New York

Responsibilities

• Help lead a team of producers in bureaus on the acquisition, selection, editing, publishing and distribution of live and on-demand video content.

• Maintain quality control of video products and ensure best practices are being met

• Coach producers in the editing process to create the best video experiences for various platforms

• Edit all text to be used on-screen and for headlines and captions

• Ensure video content is being tagged with editorially relevant metadata

• Coordinate with Director of digital video on coverage planning and scheduling

• Assist with training and onboarding of new hires

Qualifications/Requirements

• Bachelor’s degree

• Minimum five years of experience producing, editing or promoting video on the web YES

• Expertise in nonlinear editing systems and motion graphics

• Excellent journalistic writing skills and editorial judgment to ensure all copy is fair and balanced

• Deep knowledge of content management/online publishing systems

• Expert knowledge of NBC news programs and our correspondents

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

• Must be willing to work in New York

• Must be willing to work evenings

• Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

Desired Characteristics

• Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communication or other discipline emphasizing storytelling and multimedia creation

• Keen ability to set priorities and make quick decisions calmly in a fast-paced, high-pressure, often-hectic environment

• Strong leadership skills and MENTORING ABILITIES to provide junior staff direction

• Superior eye for spotting interesting video

• Excellent communication skills for liaising with other teams and upper management

• Passion for current events, national politics and pop culture

• Understanding of broadcast news production

• Extensive knowledge of non-traditional TV and social media platforms

• Strong organizational skills and strong work ethic

• Excellent time management skills

• Must be able to work flexible schedule, including weekend shifts