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Production Assistant, Early TODAY


Production Assistant, Early TODAY

• Emerging Level


MSNBC is looking for an exceptional Production Assistant for Early TODAY. This position is an overnight role (Sunday night to Friday morning).

Category Production Assistant 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Aug 10, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Order and coordinate all graphic elements for air.
  • Oversee the airing of all graphic elements in control room during live program.
  • Work closely with producers to research, select and locate required footage for broadcast.
  • Print scripts for anchors
  • Assist in compiling research for anchors, maintaining on-air updates during live program.
  • Gather information on breaking stories for anchors to relay on air.
  • Pitch stories on a daily basis
  • Train to edit video for shows
  • Train to write on air stories
  • Manage breaking news for both MSNBC and NBC Network Television
  • Coordinate with team on social media
Basic Qualifications: 
  • At least one year of news production experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree.
Additional Requirements:       
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through 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 Qualifications:
  • 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 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Overnight
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