Full Time Job

Producer, Health

CNN

Atlanta, GA 10-10-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

The Job

CNN Health is looking for a producer with strong newsgathering abilities and experience with TV production. The producer should be an excellent researcher with a background in health or science. You must be a collaborative team player who can clearly and quickly develop breaking news into a segment for a CNN medical correspondent. Your time will be spent pursuing unique angles that will move our reporting forward.

The Daily
• Work to identify the next development in a story, and get ahead of it
• Develop and maintain strong sources to break news and quickly contextualize new developments
• Synthesize your reporting to present on various platforms, including social media
• Collaborate with producers, correspondents and writers/editors to craft your reporting into stories for TV and Digital
• Clearly communicate editorial and logistical information between the team, Digital, newsgathering and shows

The Essentials
• BA/BS in journalism
• 3+ years of experience in a news environment at a major network, local station or website
• Background in medical or science journalism preferred
• TV/digital writing experience is a must
• Strong logistical and organizational skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Able to work under pressure and juggle multiple editorial pursuits simultaneously

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gwn43n-44-192-54-67-42 in your application.

Company Profile
CNN

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