NBC Universal’s Owned and Operated Television station in the Boston area, NBC Boston, is looking for an Investigative Producer. The producer will be responsible for researching, writing, editing, producing and gathering investigative content, and will work closely with management, editorial staff, and reporter.
The producer will take ownership of the overall coverage of investigative content on all of NBC Boston and necn platforms, including but not limited to broadcast, digital and web.
NBC Boston is looking for a hands-on investigative producer that will also perform undercover work or surveillance as necessary.
Qualifications/Requirements Bachelor’s degree in related field
Minimum of 5 years experience in investigative newsgathering and production in a Top 20 market
Minimum of 3 years experience writing, producing and editing on a desktop editing system
Must have experience partnering with the legal team and working knowledge of federal, state, and local laws impacting operations as they relate to the investigation, undercover content, and hidden cameras.
CAR (Computer Assisted Reporting) skills
Extensive experience using social media platforms for sharing news content and interacting with viewers.
External applicants must submit a resume/CV through Apply to be considered
Must have the ability to work any of a 24 x 7 shift
Must be 18-years-old or older
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Basic understanding and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
Basic understanding and demonstration of multi-media file formats and related computer skills
Strong computer research skills, and working knowledge of analyzing data
Strong understanding of using open records laws to obtain government documents and databases
Knowledge of undercover investigation techniques
Significant experience in the news environment and strong journalistic skills
Ability to write, edit and produce under heavy deadline pressure without compromising accuracy or credibility
Creatively deliver news as it develops on all current and future platforms
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.