NBC Universal Video Producer in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job Number 40940BR

Job Title Video Producer

Business Segment NBC News and MSNBC

Sub-Business NBC News

Posting Category TV Content & Production

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Country United States

State District of Columbia

City Washington, D.C.

Responsibilities

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

· Bachelor’s degree

· Minimum three years of experience producing, editing video on the web

· Proficiency in nonlinear editing systems

· Strong journalistic writing skills editorial judgment

· Experience with content management/online publishing systems

· Strong knowledge of and interest in national politics, current events and a superior eye for spotting compelling video

· Experience crafting evocative, fair and accurate headlines and informative captions

· Basic photo editing skills

· Well-versed in the rules of grammar and AP style

· Speedy decision-making and quick reactions to newsworthy, fresh topics

· Strong organizational skills and strong work ethic

· Ability to take direction well and provide self-direction

· Ability to work calmly in a fast-paced, high-pressure, often-hectic environment

· Ability to multitask and prioritize assignments well under extreme deadlines

Additional 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 to work flexible schedule, nights and weekends

· Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications:

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

· Further background in broadcast news production

· Experience creating motion graphics

· Experience with Avid video editing is a plus

· Experience with social media platforms

· Knowledge of NBC News policies guidelines and practices

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.