Full Time Job

Media Specialist

NBC News

Washington, DC 11-03-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Responsibilities
The NBC News Washington Bureau is looking for a detail-oriented and highly motivated media specialist. This role will work directly with both editorial and technical operations to manage day-to-day video coverage, including prepping media for archives.

Responsibilities include:
• Obtaining, logging and organizing footage from a variety of sources
• Researching archival footage and providing support to the digital media unit
• Building and maintaining database of archived material
• Working directly with producers and correspondents on stories for broadcast and digital
• Using editorial judgment to select best footage for air
• Working closely with ingest operators and editors
• Managing restricted material
• Supporting Nightly News, TODAY, Meet the Press, and MSNBC
• Managing media folders, footage, and logs in AVID Media Central on a daily basis
• Input content into iNews on a daily basis
• Organizing incoming media during breaking news coverage

Qualifications/Requirements
• 3+ years' experience working in TV journalism
• Must be available to work overtime, evenings, weekends,

and holidays are required

Desired Characteristics
• Strong research and organization skills
• Detail oriented
• Experience with iNews, AVID and/or Media Central a

plus
• Excellent verbal communication skills
• Solid knowledge of current events and politics
• Experience conducting video research
• Ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines and

quickly changing objectives/priorities in a fast paced

environment
• Team player
• Excellent computer skills
• Experience using research databases

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g3xn09-54-227-97-219-42 in your application.