NBC Universal Morning Executive Producer - NBC Boston in Newton, Massachusetts

Job Number 40022BR

Job Title Morning Executive Producer - NBC Boston

Business Segment Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

Sub-Business NBCOTS - NECN

Posting Category TV Content & Production

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Country United States

State Massachusetts

City Newton

Responsibilities

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field, or equivalent work experience

  • Minimum 5 years experience working in news management or main show producing in a top 25 market.

  • Minimum 5 years of newsroom newsgathering and/or production experience in top 50 market

  • Minimum 5 years experience writing, producing and desktop editing

  • Experience approving scripts

  • Experience selecting, managing, developing and motivating a team of editorial news professionals

  • Proficiency in working with the latest newsroom technologies (both hardware and software)

  • Ability to help set and communicate newsroom policiesEligibility Requirements:

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

  • Must be willing to work in Newton, MA

  • Must be able to work flexible hours including weekends, holidays and overnights

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

Desired Characteristics

Desired Characteristics :

  • Solid news judgment, strong writing, and research skills

  • Morning newscast experience preferred

  • Proven strong journalistic leadership, with the ability to assign, direct and supervise broadcast news coverage

  • Demonstrated ability lead staff effectively, solve problems, prioritize decisions, and successfully manage multiple assignments concurrently in a fast-paced, breaking news, environment

  • Competitive success in delivering both ratings and rank success

  • Experience in Boston market and familiarity with New England audience and communities

  • Ability to select, manage and develop strong editorial news professionals

  • Basic understanding and demonstration of editorial judgment and journalistic ethics in all platforms, including current knowledge of laws of libel, slander and applicable FCC rules and regulations

  • Demonstrated ability to drive process improvements

  • Good collaborative and interpersonal skills to communicate at all levels

  • Understanding of emerging news production techniques and technology, with a pioneering spirit with desire learn emerging technologies and invent the future

  • Believes that teams are smarter and more dynamic together

  • Bilingual (English/Spanish). Fluent speaking/writing to a native speaker standard is a strong plus.

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.