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Producer, MSNBC Prime Breaking News Team

New York, NY
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Producer, MSNBC Prime Breaking News Team

Jobid 23768-379360

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 35666BR

**Job Title** Producer, MSNBC Prime Breaking News Team

**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.

**Country** United States

**State** New York

**City** New York


Produce and write segments for the Breaking News Team. Hours 4p to 12a. Also support “The Rachel Maddow Show”.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Write banners

• Update news ticker

• Assist in line producing live show before show and in control room during show

• Fact check assigned segments

• Produce and write assigned segments

• Pre-interview guests and NBC correspondents and prepare questions for anchor

• Responsible for all elements for guest

• Work on rundown updates, assist EP in live rundown changes

• Approve video and graphic elements for assigned segments and for entire show during live broadcast

• Determine video and sound for assigned segments

• Be in control room during airing of assigned segment

• Take part in editorial planning

• Pitch story ideas

• Advise line producers of tease ideas

• Manage on air graphics, work with graphics production assistants to create show graphics

• Keep track of obits

• Produce special coverage during breaking news


Basic Qualifications:

• Must have a minimum of 3 years experience in live television (i.e. morning shows, cable shows, broadcast TV, etc)

• Ability to enterprise, research, and plan stories

Additional Job Requirements:

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

• Must be willing to work in New York, NY

• Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news. Must be able to work additional hours beyond scheduled shift with little or no notice, if needed

**Desired Characteristics**

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

• Knowledge of politics and current events

• Up to date on blogs, websites, social media, periodicals, including Op-Eds

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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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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