Full Time Job

Booking Producer, Cuomo

Newsnation

New York, NY 08-02-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
NewsNation's primetime show anchored by Chris Cuomo is looking for a hardworking, creative, and proactive booking producer to join the show team. The booking producer is responsible for identifying unique and compelling guests to appear on the program to discuss news of the day and or breaking news. The booking producer coordinates the entire booking process from pitching a guest, to coordinating logistics, to preparing guests for air, and any follow up required. The position is based at the network's studios in New York City.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Participates in daily pitch and story meetings.

Research, recommend and book show guests on tight deadlines.

Coordinates logistics of guest's transportation and/or technology needs to appear on show.

Ensures guests are prepared for show's flow and format.

Assists in development, planning and follow-up of all news stories topics and guests

Tracks stories from all sources including government agencies, wire services and community groups

Plans, organizes, and anticipates upcoming stories and events.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements & Skills:

Bachelor's degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience

Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

Minimum 3-5years experience booking for national media.

Meets deadlines, prioritizes assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

Works well within a booking team to collaborate on how to get the desired and best guest.

Flexibility to work off-hours, weekends, and holidays as needed.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rn30no-3-238-199-4-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Newsnation

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.