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Producer, NBC Boston/NECN

Newton, MA
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Producer, NBC Boston/NECN

Jobid 23768-388804

Location: Newton, MA, 02458, USA

Description **Job Number** 37443BR

**Job Title** 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


The NBC Boston News Producer will be responsible for news of the day, special coverage, in-depth stories, breaking news and other news-related content as needed.


+ Responsible for the content and overall production of the local newscasts

+ Oversee all details of the broadcast while working closely with all members of the news team

+ Stack the rundown and manage the on-air broadcast from the control room

+ Contribute story ideas for the newscast and work closely with reporters to execute those ideas

+ Produce news stories and specials as assigned

+ 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

+ Must work a flexible schedule when needed to cover other shifts and breaking news

+ Field produce stories for the on-air newscast and other news content platforms

+ Ensure accuracy of and update information for the on-air news ticker/crawl at the bottom of the screen


+ College degree Required

+ Minimum of 3 years of television news line producing experience

+ Minimum of 3 years of technical skills in news production including creating show rundowns

+ 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.

+ Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Experience line producing breaking news

+ 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.


  • 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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