NBC Universal Lifestyle Show Host, MMJ in Hartford, Connecticut

Job Number 40683BR

Job Title Lifestyle Show Host, MMJ

Business Segment Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

Sub-Business NBCUOTS - WVIT

Posting Category TV Content & Production

About Us At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

Country United States

State Connecticut

City Hartford

Responsibilities

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors’ degree or equivalent experience

  • Minimum of 2 years on-air or broadcast experience is requiredEligibility Requirements:

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

  • Must Be willing to work in West Hartford, CT

  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation.

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

  • Must be 18 years or older.

  • This position is an AFTRA Represented job. Successful candidate will be required to join the AFTRA Union upon employment if not already a member.

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or Communications.

  • Experience as a General Assignment Reporter

  • Experience in newsgathering and/or production

  • Experience writing, producing and desktop editing

  • Excellent writing skills as well as very strong speech skills.

  • Effective self-starter with proven ability to produce

  • Must have a passion for news, pop culture and entertainment

  • Able to ad-lib effortlessly in various types of situations.

  • Strong live reporting skills

  • Understanding of Social Media (Instagram, Facebook, etc.)

  • Digital knowledge and understanding of self-promotion in broadcast and social media

  • Possess the ability to work effectively with others in a team environment.

  • Demonstrated ability to enterprise, research and plan stories.

  • Demonstrated experience generating and producing news stories.

  • Prior experience delivering taped and live reports

Notices

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. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.