Full Time Job

Producer, Today 7 / 8

NBC News

New York, NY 06-24-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
As a Producer for the TODAY Show, you will be responsible for pitching, developing, writing, producing and turning news of day and feature pieces for broadcast.

Job Duties:
• Produce original news content, primarily for broadcast, including research, conducting interviews, writing and editing scripts, field producing and shooting, and overseeing editing.
• Book interviews and conduct pre-interviews with show guests.
• Producer is expected to both pitch story ideas and work on assigned stories developed by the editorial team.
• Work with Standards & Legal Team to ensure Editorial Standards of all segments.

• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
• At least 5 years' editorial experience working in production at the network level, preferably with morning television.
• Ideal candidate is a self-starter with the ability to shoot and edit pieces.
• High proficiency in Outlook and iNews is a must.
• Strong journalistic writing skills, research skills, and editorial judgment.

Additional Job Requirements:
• Must be willing to work in NYC.
• Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news.

Desired Characteristics
• Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news and current events.
• Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments.
• Strong interpersonal skills and storytelling ability.
• Knowledge of non-linear editing systems including Avid.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rzkpy7-34-204-180-223-42 in your application.