Full Time Job

Producer, NBC Nightly News


New York, NY 03-25-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

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Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. Our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives, coupled with our Corporate Social Responsibility work, is informed by our employees, audiences, park guests and the communities in which we live. We strive to foster a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. Together, we'll continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world.

Job Description

As a Producer for NBC'S Nightly News with Lester Holt, you will work directly with Senior Producers, Correspondents and Associate Producers to create original news content, for broadcast and digital platforms.

• Overseeing all aspects of production of Nightly News broadcast pieces including booking, writing, ordering or making graphics, gathering elements, and producing both taped interviews and day-of pieces.
• Ability to travel, shoot video and edit non-linear video when needed.
• Oversee and manage production team (in-house and in the field), including working with editors, correspondents, remote desks, field teams, Associate Producers and Production Assistants.
• Willingness to collaborate across platforms, working professionally to gather the strongest elements on a deadline.
• Pitch and develop original story ideas for the Nightly News.
• Book and coordinate guests.

• At least 5 years' editorial experience working in production at the network level, preferably with evening television
• A Bachelor's degree
• Strong journalistic writing skills, research skills, and editorial judgment
• Must be able to shoot and edit
• Proficient in social media
• Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news and current events
• Must be willing to work overtime, nights, holidays, and weekends, often with short notice
• Must be willing to work in NYC
Desired Characteristics:
• Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
• Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments
• Strong storytelling ability

Additional Responsibilities:
• Required On-Site: This position is required to be performed full-time from an NBCUniversal-designated worksite.

This position is eligible for company sponsored benefits, including medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k), paid leave, tuition reimbursement, and a variety of other discounts and perks. Learn more about the benefits offered by NBCUniversal by visiting the Benefits page of the Careers website. Salary range: $100,000 - $130,000

Additional Information

NBCUniversal's policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by emailing [email protected].

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r0x9k1-44-201-97-224-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary Range: $100,000 to $130,000 Per Year ($ USD)