14 hours

Line Producer - Meet The Press Daily

New York, NY
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Line Producer - Meet The Press Daily

Jobid 23768-383676

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 36520BR

**Job Title** Line Producer - Meet The Press Daily

**Business Segment** NBC News Group

**Sub-Business** MSNBC

**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.

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**Country** United States

**State** New York

**City** New York


Meet the Press extended its franchise to include Meet the Press Daily on MSNBC so it’s now a 6 day a week TV platform in addition to a growing digital destination.

This is a Line Producer position in NYC for "Meet the Press Daily."

Job Duties

+ Assist senior producer in creating daily broadcast by executing editorial vision of day

+ Oversee daily rundown changes

+ Supervise editorial content of newscast

+ Write teases and stories, often under time pressure.

+ Use leadership skills to motivate, mentor and manage employees

+ Work with show director and production crew to block newscast

+ Oversee all in-show graphics and story titles

+ Oversee all out-of-show teasing for newscast

+ Work with senior producer to approve (copy edit) all scripts

+ Become involved with planning process

+ Pitch story ideas (day-of, next day, futures) **In Control room:**

+ Main conduit to anchors through IFB

+ Watch on-air programming

+ Preview accuracy of upcoming video, graphics and chyron

+ Preview upcoming stories and segments

+ Communicate with guests and correspondents-time cues, roll cues, thank-you’s

+ Communicate with control room staff-director, teleprompter operator, chyron operator, and TPM

+ Time newscast

+ Calmly deal with changes and breaking news during show


Basic Qualifications:

+ Must have at least 7 years of experience in live television (i.e. morning shows, cable shows, broadcast TV, etc).

+ Must have at least 5 year of Line Producing experience.

+ Must have at least 3 years of experience writing for live television (mid/large market, cable, or Network).Requirements:

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

+ Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news

+ Must be willing to work in NYC

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

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Qualifications

+ Possess ability to develop story ideas, research, and plan segments

+ Ability to "book" guests, and work with graphics and video elements

+ Exceptional editorial skills: Ability to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television

+ Must have at least 3 years in both tape and desktop editing.

+ Knowledge of current events, politics and pop culture

+ Up to date on periodicals, including Op-Eds

+ Strong writing skills

+ Expert tease writer

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.


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