Full Time Job

Platform Manager - Newscasts


Universal City, CA 03-23-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
NBC4 is looking for a Platform Manager to join our team of exceptional journalists.

Essential Functions (Responsibilities):
• Produce assigned newscast in addition to other shows as needed on all NBC4 platforms
• Select and showcase compelling and relevant stories
• Provide vision and guidance for newscast to team members including anchors, writers and directors

• Commitment to accuracy and integrity
• Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
• Strong editorial judgement, researching, strategic thinking and organization skills
• Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments to meet deadlines
• Demonstrated ability working independently as well as collaboratively with other team members
• Proficient with desktop editing

• Minimum 5 years experience in producing newscasts
• Experience as a News Producer in a top 25 market
• Bachelor's Degree

Eligibility Requirements:
• Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA
• Must have a flexible schedule with ability to work any shift including on holidays and weekends with short notice
• Must have a valid driver's license
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Desired Characteristics
• Deep knowledge of and interest in current events, politics and pop culture
• Experience working in the Los Angeles market
• Knowledge and understanding of various media platforms
• Pioneering spirit with a desire to learn emerging technologies and invent the future
• Believes teams are smarter and more dynamic together
• Invested and engaged in the local community