NBC Universal Producer in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job Number 35049BR

Job Title 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.


Job Duties

  • Produce content (live, taped, multimedia) for various NBC platforms

  • Work with correspondents to prepare live reports

  • Cover news and report on events

  • Conduct interviews

  • Supervise the editing of stories

  • Pitch original story ideas and evaluate potential stories

  • Coordinate interviews, satellites and other feeds

  • Shoot stories as a digital journalist

  • Limited on air reporting if required


Basic Qualifications

  • Must have a minimum of over 4 years editorial experience working in production at a network/cable news operation

  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree In Journalism, Political Science or a related fieldAdditional Job Requirements

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

  • Must be willing to work in Washington, D.C.

  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

  • Must be willing to travel extensively

Desired Characteristics

Desired Characteristics

  • Excellent news judgment

  • Creative storytelling ability

  • Solid experience as a cutting producer

  • Demonstrated field producing experience

  • Experience covering the Pentagon/National Security

  • Solid skills producing live reports including coordinating with a live control room

  • Ability to shoot digital video

  • Strong journalistic writing skills, research skills and editorial judgment

  • Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news current events, public policy and politics

  • Engagement on digital platforms

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments

  • On air experience helpful

  • Knowledge of NBC News Policies and Guidelines and Practices

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