Cross Platform Producer
Full Time Job
This is our story
We are the now and the next. The power behind the people building the future. We are born from the spirit of innovation. We are created from the idea that people around the world want more, need more, deserve more. We are the home of the global digital revolution. We are CNN.
What part will you play?
Join CNN's exclusive Image+Sound team! The Cross Platform Producer is in the thick of daily production for all audiences from mobile to TV.
The Image+Sound Cross Platform Producer for CNN, CNNI, CNNE & HLN will join a team of fellow producers who enjoy conceptualizing, producing and editing original content for use by CNN Digital and CNN's TV platforms..
What will you be doing?
Generating original stories for CNN's Digital and CNN's TV platforms.
Working with correspondents across the globe to produce complete raw edits, looklives, inserts, and edited interview segments on tight deadline for political shows based in our DC bureau, international broadcasts and prime time shows.
Receiving requests for edit and independently and successfully finding the elements that are needed, make it as creative and captivating as possible, and
Communicating status updates to relevant parties, all on deadline.
Communicating the vision of a story with an editor so as to guide the editor into a shared vision and/or convince someone to green-light an original project
Occasionally field producing.
The Image+Sound Cross Platform Producer supports all business units of CNN which means that unique assignments to support the business pop-up from time-to-time.
Continuously working in a fast-paced 24/7/365 newsroom You will collaborate with show teams, digital teams, and specialized departments in various roles
What do we need from you?
We are looking for a creative individual, someone who is continuously searching for new and engaging ways to present information and who has the producing, writing and editing skills to make those ideas come to life.
This position requires outstanding news judgment, critical and strategic thinking, and an ability to be persistent yet diplomatic.
The successful Cross Platform Producer candidate will be social media savvy and will use this understanding of social content to create and publish material that will help grow the CNN audience online and on the air.
The successful Cross Platform Producer candidate will also have a serious interest in political news
The story of the day, the nuances, an understanding of the key players and how to break it down for our audience in daily PKG production.
They will be expected to write and produce day-of PKGs on tight deadlines.
5+ years of professional experience and 3+ experience working with newsroom show teams, field teams, and in alignment with creative departments such as editing, animation and graphics is desired.
Bachelor's degree or similar demonstrated on-the-job experience.
Must be able to work an extended/flexible/floating schedule as the news cycle and business needs require.
But wait, there's more!
Paid time off every year to volunteer
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Job Code: 159495BR
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