Associate Producer

  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Oct 08

Position description

This role is for an Associate Producer position on the MSNBC weekend morning team, responsible for assisting segment producers with various projects.  This position is a segment producer in training.
Job Duties:

  • Gather elements
  • Research and write stories 
  • Straight cut video and work with editors on cutting compelling video 
  • Assist producers with desktop editing
  • Viewing all video and ensure quality before air 
  • Explaining edit instructions in detail on script
  • Pitching story ideas (day-of, next day, futures)
  • Working directly with graphics department to create show graphics


Basic Qualifications:
• Must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college
• Must have at least 2 years’ production experience 
• Must be proficient with Desktop editing

Additional Job Requirements:
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
• Must be willing to work in New York, NY
• Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends.
• Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications:
• Ability to enterprise, research, and plan stories
• Thorough knowledge of current events, US politics, geopolitics, foreign policy, history
• Up to date on periodicals 
• Proficient editing with Avid

Application instructions

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