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Booking Producer, MSNBC Reports
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Booking Producer, MSNBC Reports

• Intermediate Level
Skills: Producers

Summary

MSNBC is looking for an experienced Booking Producer for our 1P show with Chris Jansing.

Category Booking  Producers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date May 12, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

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

Responsibilities:
  • Book wide variety of national and international newsmakers, experts and guests from various fields including politics, foreign relations, business/economy, health/medicine, entertainment, etc.
  • Conduct pre-interviews, secure facilities for remote interviews and arrange transportation for guests.
  • Arrange interviews for broadcasts during live, breaking news coverage
  • Enterprise, conceptualize and pitch story ideas.
  • Works with technical managers in arranging studio logistics for live and taped interviews.
Qualifications/Requirements

• Must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
• Must have at least 5 years of experience in live television, preferably cable news, including researching
information and tracking down guests.

Additional 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 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.

Desired Characteristics

• Sound journalistic and news judgment, political experience and strong writing skills.
• Strong Rolodex.
• Strong organizational and interpersonal skills required.
• Must be detail-oriented and exhibits grace under pressure in the breaking news environment and meets
multiple daily deadlines.
•Looking for team players who are self-starters and can troubleshoot logistical issues.
• Creative thinkers who bring new ideas to news stories.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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