Producer

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RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for producing linear content, including but not limited to SNY's pre and post game shows, debate shows, news shows, breaking news, and one-off specials. Display strong news judgement and familiarity with New York market and be able to change content quickly and calmly as news warrants
  • Determine the sequence and flow of the broadcast. Format material, execute graphics, and select most newsworthy video and sound bites.Take show from concept to completion
  • Write engaging opens andteases and accurate, interesting, and clear copy. Copy edit the scripts written by others
  • In conjunction with coordinating producer, plan guest appearances, reporter live shots, and specialty elements within shows
  • Work with director to maximize creative uses of studios. Find creative and compelling ways to present news using different graphics, monitors and other studio elements
  • Work collaboratively with the digital team to identify and enterprise web and social media content
  • Stay in constant communication with assignment desk, photographers and field reporters
  • Prepare anchors for broadcast
  • Train and supervise all newsroom staff: including associate producers and production assistants as needed
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned


Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum five (5) years' experience line producing
  • Previous experience working in a High Definition, state-of-the-art, server based facility
  • Ability to make priority decisions under extreme deadlines and keep pace with fast moving shows
  • Prior experience managing and tracking budgets


Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered (note job #: 51899BR)
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Available to work flexible, non-traditional hours including weekends and holidays
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal' s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Desired Characteristics

  • College degree preferred
  • Proficiency in iNEWS, Avid Interplay and Slack a plus
  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude, effective communication skills and proven leadership both in and out of the control room
  • Ability to work collaboratively and professionally in a fast paced, high pressure environment