NBC Universal Associate Producer in Washington, District Of Columbia
Job Number 36804BR
Job Title Associate Producer
Business Segment NBC News and MSNBC
Sub-Business NBC News
Posting Category TV Content & Production
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Career Level Experienced
Country United States
State/Province District of Columbia
City Washington, D.C.
The main responsibility of the Associate Producer for MTP Daily is assisting segment producers with locating, viewing, and editing videotape for broadcast. The AP needs to be up-to-date on show rundowns to ensure that all video footage is in place and is current. Must be able to quickly turnaround video while on air and during breaking news situations.
Notify control room/ line producer of images coming in for Breaking News
Straight cut video and work with editors when needed
Available to assist producers with interplay/desktop editing
Help coordinate media coverage during breaking news
Ensure video producers are aware of video restrictions and contracted media is purged once it has lapsed
At least 2 years experience in research and news production
At least 2 years of tape, field and editing experience required
A bachelor’s degree required
Ability to work flexible hours (including nights and weekends), ability to work under tight deadlines, ability to work under pressure, and during breaking news
Excellent news judgment
Excellent writing skills
Candidate must possess strong editorial skills: Knowledge of current events, U.S. politics, geopolitics, and history
Up to date on periodicals, including op-eds
Ability to book guests
Ability to work in tandem with Producers, Correspondents and Anchors
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