4 hours
2017-11-232017-12-22

Social Media Producer, NBC Left Field

New York, NY
  • Job Code
    36716BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Social Media Producer, NBC Left Field

Jobid 23768-384921

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 36716BR

**Job Title** Social Media Producer, NBC Left Field

**Business Segment** NBC News and MSNBC

**Sub-Business** News Digital

**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.



NBC recently launched a new digital-first team of reporters, filmmakers, animators, tinkerers and video journalists tasked with rethinking what video news and features could and should look like in 2017.



NBC Left Field is an independent, off-site division of NBC News aimed at experimenting with emerging technologies and developing a sleek video news offering in new and rapidly growing spaces on mobiles and broader social spaces.



Our aim is to push boundaries in video by toying with technology, thinking about data, employing smart design and challenging what an American broadcaster should look like in the 21st Century.

**Country** United States

**State** New York

**City** New York

**Responsibilities**

We’ve been developing and toying with video features and social video for the past few months. But we are now about to launch several series and are looking for a highly ambitious and hungry social media producer to be our voice on the internet.



We’re seeking a brilliant producer and creative internet mind to run our social media accounts. We’re looking for someone who not only knows how to interact with online communities through great content but someone who can devise new strategies on the fly and leverage participation in threads and comments sections.



This role will be responsible for supporting our video creators, writing social headlines and scheduling posts. We want you to get your hands dirty. But we also want you to collect data and conceptualize how we might take advantage of NBC’s existing massive audience.



We are building this unit and these new products together. We expect you to experiment and hatch schemes for getting our content into the eyes and hears of our viewers.



We supply the raw materials and you help build the social empire.

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Basic Qualifications



+ You should have at least 2+ years professional experience in the news industry as well as be a masterful writer.

+ Experience building social accounts and communities from the ground up

+ Photoshop

+ Adobe Premiere

+ Ability to adapt quickly to new technologies

+ Experience working in a news or documentary environment

+ Professional writing

+ Strong collaborative abilities

+ Web analytics

+ CMS experience

+ Basic understand of HTML, CSS and Javascript Additional Job Requirements

+ Resume

+ Cover letter

+ Links to accounts you helped create or manage in the past

+ Links to posts you crafted by yourself

+ Two projects you are most proud of

+ Awards/accomplishments

+ Must be willing to work in New York

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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