Qualifications: The successful candidate for this position will have STRONG EDITORIAL, WRITING AND CONTROL ROOM SKILLS WITH 10-15 years experience in television news, with at least five years as a show producer at a cable or broadcast network. The job requires previous experience as a senior producer on a live daily news show. It further requires strong feature and segment production, strong writing skills, extensive control room experience and a thorough understanding of news production. He/She must be a creative thinker who can generate numerous stories under intense deadline pressure and changing circumstances. This producer must be familiar with all aspects of television production including graphics, editing, digital news gathering and live remote broadcasting and be comfortable working in a collaborative environment. Strong interest and knowledge of politics a plus.
Duties: The Senior Broadcast Producer for a new Washington -based political program is responsible for:
EDITORIAL & PRODUCTION - This position plans all aspects of the program's visual and editorial presentation. Organizing and preparing content so that high pressure deadlines are met.
MANAGEMENT - Oversee staff to ensure high level of editorial and production consistency. Create opportunities for the development and growth of staff members in a creative, collaborative environment. Must have strong team building skills and work well with fellow producers and crew.
STORY RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT & PITCHING - Develop and enterprise story pitches related to news topics of the day and relevant current issues. Read and monitor multiple and diverse sources of information and exchange ideas with external contacts for possible follow up stories. Collaborate with ANCHOR and correspondents on direction and production of stories.
BREAKING NEWS - Accurate, rapid establishment of facts on stories that are developing. Coordinating reporting with others in network working on story, acquisition of live sources, communication with newsgathering desks regionally and nationally, access to develope network of previously established sources.
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers.
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Turner Broadcasting - 19 months ago
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