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Segment Producer, MSNBC Live 2PM

Segment Producer, MSNBC Live 2PM

• Intermediate Level
Skills: Writers Producers


MSNBC Live 2PM is looking for an experienced Segment Producer to join their team.

Category Producers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

Responsibilities include, but will not be limited to:
  • All aspects of producing & writing daily television segments, including research & reporting
  • Finding and determining the video, sound & graphic elements for assigned segments
  • Communicate story development with senior producers
  • Work in a control room environment during airing of live segment
  • When warranted, field produce segments
  • Take part in editorial planning
  • Pitch story ideas
  • Strong production, writing and storytelling skills.
  • Intimate knowledge of American politics and cable news television genre.
  • Excellent research and reporting skills.
  • 5 years of experience in some form of journalism required (i.e. cable or network news, website, newspaper).
  • Experience producing live cable television is preferred
  • Candidate should be able to deal with daily script deadline pressure
Additional Requirements:
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered.
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news
  • Must be willing to work in NYC
Desired Characteristics
  • Possess ability to develop story ideas, research, and plan segments.
  • Ability to "book" guests, and work with graphics and video elements.
  • Ability to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television.
  • Knowledge of current events, politics and pop culture. Up to date on periodicals, including Op-Eds

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