10 hours
2018-01-232018-02-21

News Producer, WSNS-TV

Chicago, IL
  • Job Code
    37912BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title News Producer, WSNS-TV

Jobid 23768-390952

Location: Chicago, IL, 60664, USA

Description **Job Number** 37912BR

**Job Title** News Producer, WSNS-TV

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCUOTS - TLM WSNS

**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.



Telemundo Station Group, part of the NBCUniversal Owned Television Station division of NBCUniversal, is comprised of 17 local television stations in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Producing and broadcasting more than 7,000 hours of unique and relevant local content each year, including award-winning news, public affairs, and entertainment programming, Telemundo Station Group serves Spanish-speaking viewers in the metropolitan areas of Los Angeles, New York, Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Dallas-Fort Wort, Chicago, San Antonio, San Francisco, Phoenix, Harlingen, Fresno, Denver, Philadelphia, Las Vegas, Boston, Tucson and Puerto Rico. In addition, Telemundo Station Group operates TeleXitos, the national multicast network that offers viewers popular action and adventure television series and feature films in Spanish. The group also provides support to 53 Telemundo affiliates across the country and manages dedicated local websites and applications, as well as a robust digital out-of- home operation.

**Country** United States

**State** Illinois

**City** Chicago

**Responsibilities**

**Qualifications/Requirements**

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:



+ B.A. in Journalism or related field

+ Must be able to speak, read and write fluently in Spanish

+ Solid English speaking and writing skills

+ Minimum 3 years of News Producer experience

+ Strong line-producing skills is a must

+ Excellent news judgment, creative ideas and writing skills a must

+ Must have leadership qualities, be detail oriented, organized and able to perform under intense deadline pressure

+ Work a flexible schedule when needed to cover other shifts and breaking newsADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:

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

+ Must be willing to work in Chicago

+ Must be willing to submit to a background investigation

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

+ Must be 18 years or older

+ Must have a valid driver's license

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Take an active role in selecting the stories of the day - come up with story ideas and create producer driven content to enhance coverage of the big story and other stories that appear in the newscast

+ Anticipate problems and address them to prevent errors in the broadcasts

+ Bring creativity into every aspect of the newscast, use the Telemundo arsenal of tools and equipment

+ Naturally competitive nature

+ Professional demeanor, team player and hard worker

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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