- Production Assistant, Top Story with Tom Llamas, NBC

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Production Assistant, Top Story with Tom Llamas, NBC New NOW


Production Assistant, Top Story with Tom Llamas, NBC New NOW

$20/hour - $25/hour
• Emerging Level


We are expanding and growing NBC News Now big time and fast. Our Top Story with Tom Llamas team is looking for a creative, passionate journalist.

Category Editor  Production Assistant  Researcher  Video Editor 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jan 19, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Get in touch if you’re a ready to take on a Production Assistant position. Get in touch if you love to edit video, work with graphics, loves collaborating on a team, thrives in a fast-paced, quickly changing and deadline driven environment, and want to jump start your career in journalism.

This position is represented by the News Guild – NY CWA.

Job Description
  • Work closely with Associate Producers and Producers by assisting them in editing video and graphics.
  • Search for best video and elements for open, lead intro for show, and various tells.
  • Clear video for air, coordinating with Social Newsgathering and Rights and Clearences.
  • Edit Show Open under tight deadline.
  • Edit and assist in writing tells for “Newsfeed” and “Global Watch”
  • Help research and fact check stories with speed and accuracy.
  • Pitch smart and engaging stories for daily and future segments that will resonate with our audience.
  • Keep a constant eye on show rundowns to make sure our video and graphics are in place, accurate and current.
  • Mine and edit the best video and sound for assigned stories.
  • You’ve worked in broadcast, digital or cable, including internships, for 1+ years
  • You know how to edit video on Premiere and/or Avid
  • You’ve got an interest and passion for journalism and are up on the latest news across multiple subject areas
  • You are able to handle multiple projects with attention to detail under intense deadline
  • You live for the moments when news is breaking and time to air is short
  • You thrive working in a collaborative team environment
  • You pay attention to the details of everything you work on
  • You’re ready to jump in on projects as they come up
  • You have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • You are willing to work in New York, New York
  • Willing to work 12p – 8p, Monday - Friday
Salary range: $20.00-$25.00/hr

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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