Full Time Job

News Production Assistant

MSNBC

New York, NY 08-04-2020
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

Responsibilities

MSNBC is looking for an exceptional Production Assistant for a new soon to be announced show.

Responsibilities:
• Order and coordinate all graphic elements for air.
• Oversee the airing of all graphic elements in control room during live program.
• Work closely with producers to research, select and locate required footage for broadcast.
• Print scripts for anchors and build scrolling crawl daily and maintain with continual updates and breaking news.
• Assist in compiling research for anchors, maintaining on-air updates during live program.
• Gather information on breaking stories for anchors to relay on air.

Qualifications/Requirements
Basic Qualifications:
• At least one year of news production experience.
• Bachelor's degree

Additional Job Requirements:
• Must be willing to work in New York, NY.
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
• Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news.

Desired Characteristics
• Excellent knowledge of politics, history and current events.
• Must have the ability to work under deadline pressure.
• Knowledge of Avid/Interplay and iNews preferred.

Location
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