Full Time Job

Line Producer, Cuomo


New York, NY 08-02-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
NewsNation is looking for a Line Producer to join the network's growing team in support of a forthcoming primetime show anchored by Chris Cuomo. The successful candidate must understand national news, politics, and international affairs, and know how to best tell stories which inform a national audience. The producer plays a lead role in managing creation of the show's rundown and facilitates the production process from the daily pitch meeting to the execution of the live show in the control room collaborating with show leadership, editorial and production staff throughout the day. The position is based at the network's studios in New York City.


Works with the Executive Producer and Senior Producer to create the show's rundown and manage workflow for a team which includes segment producers, writers, and associate producers

Works with director and production crew on technical aspects of broadcast

Writes scripts including but not limited to opens, and teases

Facilitates creation of in-show graphics and story titles

Works with executive producer and senior producer to copy edit show

Time newscast in the control room during live broadcast

Coordinates with assignment desk and control room staff being proactive about troubleshooting problems and responding to breaking news

Requirements & Skills:

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

Five to ten years of producing experience with network or top 20 market experience preferred

Strong writing, organizational, and people skills are vital

Desktop editing is a must.

The successful candidate will be a self-starter with excellent communication skills who brings lots of ideas to the table.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r1z4k0-35-168-110-128-42 in your application.

Company Profile

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.