Associate Producer, CBS Mornings
CBSNew York, NY
Full Time Job
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CBS MORNINGS is seeking a smart, creative, and enterprising Associate Producer to join the team. The ideal candidate will have a firm command of journalistic standards, a keen attention to detail, and excellent newsgathering and storytelling skills. They must also be calm and efficient during breaking news and a collaborative member of a newsroom.
This person will primarily be focused on producing the showâ€™s daily â€œWhat to Watchâ€ and â€œTalk of the Tableâ€ franchises, where they will select the headlines and topical stories to include in those segments, researching, clearing third-party material, scripting, working with editors in edit rooms.
They may also be called upon to produce day-of-air tape packages on a broad range of topics for the broadcast.
**This role requires working overnight/early hours leading up to the Monday - Friday broadcast.
• 3 years of television news work experience
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and deal with deadline pressure
• Knowledge of current news and emerging trends
• Strong editorial judgement
• Clear and concise script writing
• Mastery of visual graphics and elements
• Organizational skills and ability to multi-task
• Experience working with editors in assembling packages
• Exceptional research skills, tracking down data and visual material
• Willing to travel and have experience in the field