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Production Assistant, Morning Joe

New York, NY
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Production Assistant, Morning Joe

Jobid 23768-385358

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 36801BR

**Job Title** Production Assistant, Morning Joe

**Business Segment** NBC News and MSNBC

**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.

**Career Level** Entry-Level

**Country** United States

**State/Province** New York

**City** New York


Job Purpose: As a Production Assistant, you will work directly with Producers, Senior Producers, and Executive Producer to assist in production of live news.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Create on-air graphics as directed by producers

• Work closely with producers to research, select, and locate required footage for broadcast

• Prepare briefing notes, one sheets, and scripts

• Print scripts for anchors and ensure host is prepared for live broadcast, act as liaison between studio and control room during live broadcast

• Assist in compiling research for anchors, maintaining on air updates during live program


Basic Qualifications:

• At least one year of news production experience

• Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Political Science, History or related field

• Demonstrated knowledge of interest in current events, politics, and public affairs

Additional Job Requirements:

• Must be willing to submit to a background investigation

• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in United States

• Must be willing to work overtime, nights, holidays, and weekends, often with short notice

**Desired Characteristics**


• Knowledge of politics, history and current events

• Excellent Organizational Skills

• Able to work under deadline pressure and handle multiple projects at once

• Knowledge of Avid/Interplay, iNews and research databases including LexisNexis, ProQuest, and EBSCO preferred

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto 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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