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Production Assistant, Stay Tuned, NBC News Digital

• Emerging Level


We’re looking for someone to help assist in the production of our daily news show, Stay Tuned, on Snapchat, as well as content for other NBC News platforms. Think of yourself as the go-to person between APs, producers & editors as they work their magic.

Category Assistant 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period 7 Months
Start Date N/A

Job Description

This position is represented by the NewsGuild-CWA.

Responsibilities include:
Work closely with APs & producers to select and gather visual elements for daily segments and longer pieces
Research & fact check with speed and accuracy
Write occasional segments
Work closely with editors to manage assets for edits
Work with rights and clearances to ensure clearance of all elements used
Pitch story ideas for day-of and future segments that appeal to GenZ
Other duties as necessary to support the daily production


At least one year of experience in broadcast, cable,
digital, or streaming platforms
Proficient in non-linear editing systems, including Adobe
Familiar with the process of searching for video
Able to work flexible hours, under tight deadlines,
including breaking news.
Willing to work in New York, NY

Desired Characteristics

Ability to work well both independently and
collaboratively as part of an integrated team.
Ability to be a self-starter and problem-solver.
Strong follow-through, attention to detail, verbal and
written communication skills.
Demonstrate strong journalistic writing skills, research
skills and editorial judgment.
Can identify and understand the types of stories GenZ
cares about
Familiar with tv and digital production procedures,
standards and practices.
Strong interest in news and current events

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Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift N/A
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