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Segment Producer, MSNBC Weekends

New York, NY
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Segment Producer, MSNBC Weekends

Jobid 23768-379596

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 35735BR

**Job Title** Segment Producer, MSNBC Weekends

**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** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** New York

**City** New York


Role Summary/Purpose: We are looking for a Segment Producer to write and produce segments with speed and accuracy for weekend news programming. The Segment Producer is responsible for consistently delivering compelling in depth news stories. The focus is on live, breaking news and politics.

Job Duties:

+ Write and producer segments with speed and error free in a breaking news environment

+ Determine video and sound for assigned segments

+ Communicate daily development of segments to Senior and Executive Producer

+ Pitch story ideas


Basic Qualifications:

+ Bachelor’s degree

+ Must have at least 5 years of experience in live television (i.e. morning shows, cable shows, broadcast TV, etc.).

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

+ Thorough knowledge of current events, U.S. politics, geopolitics, foreign policy, historyAdditional 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 have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Qualifications:

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

+ Exceptional writing skills

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

+ Back up line producer

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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