MSNBCNew York, NY
Full Time Job
Segment Producer, MSNBC Live 2Pm
MSNBC Live 2PM is looking for an experienced Segment Producer to join their team.
include, but will not be limited to:
• All aspects of producing & writing daily television segments, including research & reporting
• Finding and determining the video, sound & graphic elements for assigned segments
• Communicate story development with senior producers
• Work in a control room environment during airing of live segment
• When warranted, field produce segments
• Take part in editorial planning
• Pitch story ideas
• Strong production, writing and storytelling skills.
• Intimate knowledge of American politics and cable news
• Excellent research and reporting skills.
• 5 years of experience in some form of journalism
required (i.e. cable or network news, website,
• Experience producing live cable television is preferred
• Candidate should be able to deal with daily script
• Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through
nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
• Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under
tight deadline pressure, including breaking news
• Must be willing to work in NYC
• Possess ability to develop story ideas, research, and plan
• Ability to "book" guests, and work with graphics and video
• Ability to recognize stories with high potential for
provocative, compelling television.
• Knowledge of current events, politics and pop culture. Up to
date on periodicals, including Op-Eds