As a PEP News Producer, you will be responsible for the creation of a daily newscast.
Greater San Diego Area
May 26, 2022
- Conceptualize stories with story producers, reporters, and talent
- Critique production, writing and editing of news stories.
- Work with newscast directors, promotion and news staff to coordinate production of the newscast.
- Produce newscasts and other broadcast content in an automated production control environment
- Edit news content using non-linear editing equipment.
- Manage the newscast story producers.
- Fill in as story producer when not producing. Those responsibilities include sourcing, researching, writing, and editing content for daily news broadcasts, and communicating with show producers to meet content need requirements.
• A minimum of 2 years of experience as broadcast producer
• Bachelor’s degree in communication, journalism or related field
• At least 1-year prior news editing experience
• Ability to work on multiple tasks and stories simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to react to breaking news, updating the news as stories evolve and write intros and leads
• Demonstrated knowledge of AP style writing and guidelines
• Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through the www.nbcunicareers.com site
• Internal applicants must submit via myNBCU Careers
• Must be willing to work at the station in San Diego location
• Must be 18 years or older
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must have valid drivers’ license
• Must have ability to work any of a 24x7 shift
• Must submit a sample of own work to be considered
• Demonstrated leadership abilities
• Ability to communicate effectively and work well with people while under pressure
• Familiarity with local leaders a plus
• Up to date on and interested in current news events
• Knowledge of laws of libel, slander and applicable FCC rules and regulations
• Personal initiative and ability to work with minimum supervision
• Displays a positive work ethic and can work under tight deadlines
• High degree of integrity and professionalism