- Anchor Production Assistant, MSNBC Reports 11AM

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Anchor Production Assistant, MSNBC Reports 11AM


Anchor Production Assistant, MSNBC Reports 11AM

• Emerging Level


MSNBC is looking for an Anchor Production Assistant for the dayside 11AM show with host Craig Melvin.

Category Production Assistant 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period 6 Months
Posted Date Feb 25, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

This position is represented by the Writers Guild of America East.

This is a staff with end date position for 6 months.

  • Assist in compiling research for anchor, maintaining on-air updates during live program
  • Gather information on breaking news stories for anchors to relay on air
  • Print scripts for anchors and build updates
  • Provide daily support by managing calendars, appearance and schedule
  • Schedule and book travel and meetings
  • Organize and schedule meeting and interviews
  • Maintain and process expense reports
  • Respond to correspondences
  • Order and coordinate all graphic elements for air when needed
  • Oversee the airing of all graphic elements in control room during live program when needed
  • Work closely with producers to research, select and locate required footage for broadcast

• At least one year of news production experience.
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.

Additional Job Requirements:
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered.
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
• Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news.
• Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment.
• Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the commencement of employment or must undergo regular COVID-19 testing if Company determines your job position requires accessing an NBCUniversal worksite.
• Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols

Desired Characteristics

• Excellent knowledge of politics, history and current events.
• Must have the ability to work under deadline pressure.
• Knowledge of Avid/Interplay and iNews preferred.

Job Type Full Time  Temporary 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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