Full Time Job

Production Assistant, Marketing

NBC News

New York, NY 11-25-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

The Production Assistant is a member of the NBC News & MSNBC team. This role is responsible for supporting creative development and production.


Aid in the production and post-production of advertising, promotion and marketing materials for NBC News & MSNBC.
• Support the producers and editors in the creative process
• Participate with Brand, Media, Research and Synergy teams to facilitate campaign development and ensure successful delivery
• Contribute in department strategy/creative meetings to help develop ideal solutions
• Research, screen and log videotape
• Oversee dubbing and duplicating of videotape and digital material
• Organize, maintain and update electronic files
• Assist in the analysis of campaign performance
• Track budgets and production schedules in conjunction with project management team
• Handle administrative responsibilities, scheduling travel, reconciliation of travel reports, calendar updates, and filing among other responsibilities

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree
• Minimum 1 year of experience working in a marketing

and/or production environment
• Minimum 2 years experience working with Outlook,

Word, Excel, PowerPoint and the Internet

Eligibility Requirements:
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule in a 24/7 news

environment in addition to standard hours (9:00am-

• Willingness to work overtime with short notice
• Must be willing to work in New York, NY
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the

United States

Desired Characteristics
• Prefer Bachelors degree in communications,

broadcasting or marketing
• Experience with new media and digital media platforms
• Experience with iNews and Ardome a plus
• Thorough understanding of the current broadcast and

digital media landscape
• Proven ability to manage in a deadline-oriented

environment and to multi-task
• Highly organized with strong attention to detail
• Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work

independently or as part of a collaborative team
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills