White House Associate Producer

NHK Japan Broadcasting Corporation
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Apply by
    Feb-15-2019
  • Posted
    Jan 28

Position description

NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) currently has an opening in its Washington DC bureau for the White House Associate Producer position.

This position is a fantastic opportunity for those who are early in their careers.

Responsibilities:

  • Daily coverage of White House news
  • Monitoring breaking US/international news
  • Attendance at press briefings, policy speeches and think tank events around Washington
  • Developing relationships with press contacts and government officials
  • Covering 2020 presidential elections and 2021 presidential inauguration
  • Arranging all logistics for trips and being able to drive for camera crew
  • Researching for feature news stories

Qualifications

  • 1-2 years of journalistic experience
  • Energetic and have excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Interested in US and world news
  • Not 9 to 5 job; be prepared to work nights and weekends as needed
  • A team player who will do their very best to assist our correspondents, and who are capable of bridging the different cultures between America and Japan
  • Interest in Japan is preferred but not required

Application instructions

Please email a cover letter and resume . No calls, please – applicants who do call will be immediately disqualified.

**The deadline to apply is Friday, February 15, 2019.

NHK is the public broadcaster of Japan and one of the largest networks in Asia with over 100 million viewers worldwide, including in the US via NHK World.

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