Assist senior producer in creating daily broadcast by executing editorial vision of day
Serves as backup senior producer (senior producer in-training)
Oversee daily rundown changes
Supervise editorial content of newscast
Use leadership skills to motivate, mentor and manage employees
Conceive, write and produce “top of show”
Work with show director and production crew to block newscast
Oversee all in-show graphics and story titles
Oversee all out-of-show teasing for newscast
Work with senior producer to approve (copy edit) all scripts
Become involved with planning process
Pitch story ideas (day-of, next day, futures)
In Control room:
Main conduit to anchors through IFB
Watch on-air programming
Preview accuracy of upcoming video, graphics and chyron
Preview upcoming stories and segments
Communicate with guests and correspondents-time cues, roll cues, thank-you’s
Communicate with control room staff-director, teleprompter operator, chyron operator, and TPM
Calmly deal with changes and breaking news during show
This is a Line Producer position for MSNBC Morning Joe and Way too Early. This position is responsible for line producing. Hours 2a to 9a
Basic Qualifications :
Must have at least 5 years of experience in live television (i.e. morning shows, cable shows, broadcast TV, etc).
Must have at least 1 year of Line Producing experience.
Must have at least 3 years of experience writing for live television (mid/large market, cable, or Network).
Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news
Must be willing to work in NYC.
Must be willing to take drug test and submit to a background investigation.
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
Must be 18 years or older.
NBC Universal - 12 months ago