Senior Producer

MSNBC

Salary or Budget: Competitive
Experience required: 5+ years

Company Description

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world.

Job Description

MSNBC is looking for an experienced Senior Producer to be responsible for creating, producing and supervising segments for The Jen Psaki Show.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the supervision of the editorial vision of each day, including suggesting stories and guests for the show.
  • Supervise and copy edit segment producers’ scripts.
  • Coach and mentor show staff.
  • Write and produce segments on occasion.
  • Become involved in planning process.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
  • 6 years of Editorial experience in a fast-paced news room environment.
  • Ability to anticipate and respond quickly to change.
  • Experience in story first journalism approach.
  • Experience developing producer talent.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Possess ability to develop story ideas, research and plan segments.
  • Strong writing skills.
  • Sound journalistic judgment.
  • Knowledge of current events, politics and American history.
  • Strong time management skills.

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Must be willing to work in Washington, D.C.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news.

Additional Information

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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