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Senior Producer - Special Events Programming

CNN

Washington, DC 11-18-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
The Job:

The Senior Producer will work closely with the Special Events programming team for planning and executing live-televised specials, including but not limited to: Election Nights, CNN Town Halls, Debates, and other special programming. Duties include building show rundowns, providing editorial support for segments and bookings, managing producers and reporters, and running a control room.

The Essentials:
• At least 7 years field producing in a major news market or related experience
• A bachelor's degree in journalism or related field of study is preferred, or equivalent experience
• Strong writing and copying editing skills
• Leadership and managerial experience
• Proficient in social media for marketing & idea generation purposes
• Strong editorial judgment and journalistic skills
• Ability to execute under tight deadlines
• Deep understanding of live-control room productions
• Strong, effective communication skills
• Ability to develop and manage relationships and work in a collaborative environment

Excellent interpersonal, organizational and time management skills.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rox45p-54-227-97-219-42 in your application.

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