As an Associate Producer, you will be responsible for working with Correspondents and Producers to help to produce content (live, tape, multimedia) in a competitive time frame for various NBC News platforms. This is a heavy travel and politics-oriented position.
· Work with Correspondents in the field to prepare live reports
· Act as go-to field producer on political coverage in Washington, DC and through the United States
· File regular reports on politics for Apply
· Cover daily and breaking news and report on events
· Conduct interviews
· Originate story ideas
· Coordinate interviews, satellites and other feeds
· Conduct background research
· Utilize DJ skills to shoot, edit and field produce as requiredQualifications/Requirements
• Bachelors Degree
• Minimum 2 years experience working in a news operation
-at least 1 year of field experience
• Must be willing to work in Washington D.C.
• Must be available to evenings, weekends and holidays as required
• Must have demonstrated solid news judgment
• Solid digital shooting, editing and production skills
• Strong knowledge of current events, public policy issues and politics
• Strong writing skills
• Must be able to coordinate interviews, satellite and other feeds
• Strong research and organization skills
• Sound editorial judgment
• Experience conducting tape research
• Ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines and quickly changing objectives/priorities
• Team player
• Excellent computer skills
• Excellent communications skills
At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.
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.