Full Time Job

Anchor Production Assistant, Dayside With Hallie Jackson


Washington, DC 10-13-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
MSNBC is looking for an Anchor Production Assistant for their Dayside show with Hallie Jackson.

This position is staff with end date for 6 months.
• Assist in compiling research for anchor, maintaining on-air updates during live program
• Gather information on breaking news stories for anchors to relay on air
• Create, clip, and post social media updates before, during, and after the show
• Print scripts for anchors and build updates
• Provide daily support by managing calendars, appearance and schedule
• Schedule and book travel and meetings
• Organize and schedule meeting and interviews
• Maintain and process expense reports
• Respond to correspondences
• Order and coordinate all graphic elements for air when needed
• Oversee the airing of all graphic elements in control room during live program when needed
• Work closely with producers to research, select and locate required footage for broadcast

• At least one year of news production experience.
• Bachelor's degree.

Additional Job Requirements:
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the

United States.
• Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under

tight deadline pressure, including breaking news.

Desired Characteristics
• Excellent knowledge of politics, history and current events.
• Must have the ability to work under deadline pressure.
• Experience in creating and posting social media on various

• Knowledge of Avid/Interplay and iNews preferred.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gw9nnj-3-80-3-192-42 in your application.