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Writing Associate Producer, MSNBC
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Writing Associate Producer, MSNBC

• Emerging Level

Summary

MSNBC is looking for a Writing Associate Producer for SHOW

Category Associate Producer  Writers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jul 11, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

This position is represented by the Writers Guild of America East

Responsibilities:
  • Research, report and write daily segments.
  • Determine video and sound for assigned segments.
  • Communicate daily story development with senior producer.
  • Take part in editorial planning.
  • Pitch story ideas.
  • Research, write and edit MSNBC’s lower-third banner chyrons, the “front page” of MSNBC’s coverage.
  • Produce other vital on-screen content for MSNBC’s weekend programming.
Qualifications/Requirements

• Strong writing skills and knowledge of American politics, American history and global news.
• Strong research and reporting skills.
• 2 years of experience in some form of journalism required (i.e. cable or network news, website,
newspaper).

Additional Job Requirements:
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
• Must be willing to work in New York, NY.
• 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.
• Edit room experience and breaking news experience is preferred.
• Candidate should be able to deal with daily script deadline pressure.
• 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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