CNN is seeking a talented Writer/Producer to join the Fareed GPS team in New York, NY! This producer is tasked with conceiving, producing and executing segments for “Fareed Zakaria GPS”.
Live Event / On Location Services
Greater New York City Area
Oct 13, 2023
CNN is seeking a talented Writer/Producer to join the Fareed GPS team in New York, NY!
This producer is tasked with conceiving, producing and executing segments for “Fareed Zakaria GPS”.
Your Role Accountabilities...
- Pitch innovative ideas on such varied topics as economics, foreign policy, innovation and more.
- Pull research, conduct reporting (including phone or in-person interviews), and produce interview segments.
- Help producers with research, fact-checking, and production.
- Gather elements for interviews and pieces, and then see the piece through edit with a craft editor.
- Produce live interview segments
- Field production experience and control room experience are a plus.
Your Qualifications & Experience...
- 4+ years producing experience.
- This position requires a creative thinker with the ability to find new and entertaining ways to present information, new angles to approach stories, and the organization skills to bring it all together.
- The position requires great writing skills and a deeply analytical mind, plus outstanding news judgment, critical and strategic thinking, and an ability to be persistent yet diplomatic.
- A proven interest or experience in foreign policy or economics reporting/producing is a major advantage.
- Bachelor’s degree.
- Must be able to work an extended schedule as the news cycle and deadlines require.
- High expertise in post-production software such as Final Cut pro, AfterEffects and similar
- Track record of collaborating in a deadline-driven news environment
- A portfolio of proven journalistic credentials, showing judgement and creativity
- Experience creating serialized video franchises from the pitch process to publishing
Pay Range: $64,400.00 - $119,600.00 salary per year.