Producer, General Assignment

PBS NewsHour
  • Location
    Arlington, Virginia
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    May 09

Position description

PBS NewsHour has an exciting opportunity for a Producer who can take a deep dive and develop the details of a story. As our Producer, General Assignment you’ll work on longer-form pieces, covering a number of topics for both broadcast and online. You’ll be making pitches and seeing them through to completion.

As a Producer, General Assignment, you also will:

  • Research and arrange interviews.

  • Coordinate and field produce shoots.

  • Oversee editing of stories for air.

  • Contribute and support production of online content.

You have:

  • The ability to shoot and edit using non-linear editing programs.

  • Exceptional creative, verbal and writing skills.

  • Can work closely and collaboratively with colleagues under deadline pressure.

  • Master organizational, project planning, presentation and time management skills with an eye for detail.

  • A minimum 4 years of experience working in broadcast journalism/bachelor’s degree/equivalent combination of training and experience.

What we offer:

  • Competitive and comprehensive benefits package

  • 403(b)/Roth and outstanding company match program

  • Learning and growth opportunities

  • Free parking

  • Workplace events and volunteer opportunities

Application instructions

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