ABC News Live is looking for a Senior Producer.
Greater New York City Area
- Write key parts of shows while ensuring accuracy as the final copy editor on scripts
- Work closely with production staff to ensure clean execution on-air
- Willingness to throw out the rundown for breaking news
- Able work with on-air talent, both from a producing/writing in the control room perspective
- Have a strong grounding and appreciation for the 24/7 rhythm of news
- Oversee editorial staff for extended hours of on-air coverage
- Proactively identify and address problems quickly, then independently create informed solutions
- Form and maintain strong relationships and partnerships with people at various levels, both within ABC News and outside the company, when it comes to a variety of disciplines of business and production
- Robust Line Producing skills a MUST.
- All candidates should have extensive control room experience and excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
- A willingness to work a variety of shifts, including evenings, overnights and weekends and thrive under daily deadline pressures
- A minimum of 10 years of experience in one or more of the following areas: broadcast, cable, major local news market, streaming news.
- Knowledge of iNews (or other similar producing software)
Bachelor’s degree (TV/Film/Journalism or related field) or equivalent work experience
Day, Evening, Overnight