Show Producer

  • Full Time
  • NYC

WNBC - News4

NBC 4 New York is looking for a dynamic, motivated, technically-savvy news producer to join our team of award-winning producers at Rockefeller Center. Candidates should have experience working in demanding, high-pressure situations. They must have a strong “news gut.” Candidate should strive to win the big breaking news and weather stories. They must understand and appreciate the power of visual storytelling. They must also be innovative and inspired by the news revolution happening right now, integrating mobile and digital newsgathering into their daily routines.

Responsibilities:

The candidate is responsible for the overall editorial content on one or more platforms produced by WNBC and will be charged with the following tasks:

·         Sit in the “big chair” and serve as a primary line producer.

·         Manage a team of Content Producers to produce the most compelling and relevant stories, coaching and mentoring them as needed

·         Pitch compelling enterprise story ideas and be an active participant in editorial meetings

·         Write, produce, desktop edit and gather content for all WNBC platforms

·         Stay on top of the latest graphic tools to visually enhance and showcase stories

·         Work with the control room production team to ensure clean, seamless newscasts

·         Collaborate with Executive Producers and other Show Producers to deliver complete local news coverage that is both fair and accurate

·         Interact with the editors of nbcnewyork.com

·         Use social tools to stay on top of what people are talking about in the Tri-State

Qualifications/ Requirements:

·         Strong journalistic skills and minimum 4 years’ experience as a television news producer in a major news market

·         Minimum 4 years’ experience in newsgathering and/or production; including newsroom writing, producing and desktop editing

·         Knowledge of various media platforms, including broadcast, web and mobile

·         Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communications or equivalent work experience

·         Must have the ability to work any of a 24 x 7 shift

·         Must accept Solutions as NBCUniversal’s Alternative Dispute Resolution program

 

Send resume and cover letter to: [email protected]

To apply for this job email your details to WNBCMedia@nbcuni.com


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