Full Time Job

Producer - Inside Politics With John King


Washington, DC 04-05-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Producer 1 (Guest Booking) - Inside Politics with John King, CNN

The Job

WarnerMedia seeks a Producer I, Newsroom 12pm for the CNN Newsroom Weekday 12PM department.

The Daily
• Booking panels and newsmakers for a one-hour program and coordinating logistics (car travel, guestbook, makeup, etc.)
• Conducting pre-interviews over the phone, keeping panelists up to date on topics and relevant research.
• Pitching new voices to join the show.
• Booking quickly in breaking news situations.
• Working on future bookings.

The Essentials
• 3+ years of news production experience.
• A strong knowledge of politics and current events --plus an aptitude for talent development.
• The ability to multi-task and execute quickly.
• Four-year college degree or equivalent in proven industry experience.
• Awareness of guests/panelists political leanings.
• Strong organizational skills to manage multiple guests and to develop long-term relationships