20 hours
2017-12-152018-01-14

Content Producer, NBC Boston/NECN

Newton, MA
  • Job Code
    37445BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Content Producer, NBC Boston/NECN

Jobid 23768-388813

Location: Newton, MA, 02458, USA

Description **Job Number** 37445BR

**Job Title** Content Producer, NBC Boston/NECN

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCOTS - NECN

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. 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.

**Country** United States

**State** Massachusetts

**City** Newton

**Responsibilities**

Responsibilities



NBC Boston/NECN is looking for an energetic self-starter with strong writing and video editing skills. You must understand the power of visual storytelling and thrive under the pressure of a fast-paced newsroom.



+ Collaborate with Managers, Executive Producers, News Producers, Digital Teams, Anchors, Reporters, and Assignment Editors to deliver complete local news coverage that is both fair and accurate

+ Pull research, make calls and write well-crafted scripts

+ Ability to desktop video edit and gather elements for all for all of NBC Boston/NECN's platforms

+ Stay on top of the latest graphic tools to visually enhance and showcase stories

+ Use social media tools to stay on top of news events and find compelling video/pictures

+ Produce under heavy deadline pressure without compromising credibility.

+ Oversee and write the news briefs and daily promos when needed

+ Respond quickly and aggressively to breaking news and getting information on the air

+ Copy-edit reporter scripts as well as all newscast copy

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Qualifications/Requirements



+ Bachelor's Degree required

+ Minimum of 3 years of television news writing, producing, and desktop editing across multiple platforms and social media

+ Must be proficient in desktop editing

+ Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Willingness to work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

+ Ability to work any of a 24/7 shift, holidays, weekends and respond to breaking news events.

+ Must be willing to work at the station in Newton, MA.

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

+ Must be 18 years or older.

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Characteristics



+ Experience in line producing a plus

+ Excellent tease-writing skills

+ High degree of flexibility in scheduling and assignments

+ Driven interest in current events & local issues

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



Categories

  • Arts / Entertainment / Media
  • News/Programming/Production
  • Reporter

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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