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Segment Producer, MSNBC Morning Joe
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Segment Producer, MSNBC Morning Joe

• Intermediate Level

Summary

MSNBC is looking for a Segment Producer for Morning Joe. This position is represented by the Writers Guild of America East.

Category Producers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jun 02, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Responsibilities:
  • Research, report and write daily segments and news scripts.
  • Determine video and sound for assigned segments.
  • Communicate daily story development with senior producer.
  • Be in control room during airing of live segment.
  • When warranted, field produce segments.
  • Take part in editorial planning.
  • Pitch story ideas.
Qualifications/Requirements

• 4 years of experience in some form of journalism required (i.e. cable or network news, website,
newspaper).
• Strong writing skills and knowledge of American politics, American history and global news.
• Strong research and reporting skills.
• Edit room experience and breaking news experience is preferred.
• Candidate should be able to deal with daily script deadline pressure.

Additional Job Requirements:
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
• 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 Characteristics

• Possess ability to develop story ideas, research and plan segments.
• Ability to "book" guests, and work with graphics and video elements.
• Exceptional editorial skills: Ability to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television.
• Knowledge of current events, politics and pop culture.
• Wide-range reader of news, including op-eds.
• Proficient in both tape and desktop editing.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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