• Full Time
  • New York, NY
  • Applications have closed

Warner Bros. Discovery

Salary or Budget: $68,596 - $127,392 p.a
Experience required: 5+ years

Every great story has a new beginning, and yours starts here.

Welcome to Warner Bros. Discovery… the stuff dreams are made of.

Who We Are…

When we say, “the stuff dreams are made of,” we’re not just referring to the world of wizards, dragons and superheroes, or even to the wonders of Planet Earth. Behind WBD’s vast portfolio of iconic content and beloved brands, are the storytellers bringing our characters to life, the creators bringing them to your living rooms and the dreamers creating what’s next…

From brilliant creatives, to technology trailblazers, across the globe, WBD offers career defining opportunities, thoughtfully curated benefits, and the tools to explore and grow into your best selves. Here you are supported, here you are celebrated, here you can thrive.

Your New Role…

A Special Projects Producer generates TV and digital story ideas and takes them from pitch to finished production. Ability to shoot and edit a plus.

Your Role Accountabilities…

  • Write factually correct, well-organized stories (topics include but are not limited to: human interest, technology, business, wellness and obituaries) and demonstrate creativity when structuring video packages for TV and digital
  • Research, book interviews, submit budget, coordinate and field produce shoots
  • Collaborate with and direct photographers and video editors to create compelling pieces
  • Coordinate all elements gathered for packages into coherent, crafted pieces that integrate the best video and compelling writing
  • Select music and graphics for video pieces
  • Vet charities for CNN Impact Your World
  • Manage multiple projects at the same time, while upholding CNN standards and practices

Qualifications & Experience…

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent years of experience
  • 5 years television production experience
  • This position requires a creative thinker with the ability to find innovative and entertaining ways to present information, new angles to approach stories, and utilize organizational skills to bring it all together
  • Must be a strong writer
  • News awareness and judgment
  • Ability to pick up new technology quickly and be savvy with social media
  • Good time management, creative problem solving, team player, good attitude
  • Flexible and able to manage projects and people

How We Get Things Done…

This last bit is probably the most important! Here at WBD, our guiding principles are the core values by which we operate and are central to how we get things done.  We hope they resonate with you and look forward to discussing them during your interview.

The Legal Bits…

Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Warner Bros. Discovery provides a variety of benefits to employees, including health insurance coverage, an employee wellness program, life and disability insurance, a retirement savings plan, paid holidays and paid time off (PTO).

Warner Bros. Discovery embraces the opportunity to build a workforce that reflects the diversity of our society and the world around us. Being an equal opportunity employer means that we take seriously our responsibility to consider qualified candidates on the basis of merit, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.