Associate Producer (Temporary)

  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Posted
    Apr 22

Position description

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The Job

CNN's Digital Video Business team is looking for a temporary associate producer to focus on programming. This person will work closely with CNN Business producers, writers and editors to ensure that articles are programmed with relevant videos and playlists. He/she will also pull business and tech content from CNN and CNN International shows. And he/she will play an important role in monitoring sponsorships, social platforms, and live streams.

The Daily

  • Monitor the site to make sure published articles have a relevant video and playlist 
  • Identify stories that need video and find existing content, publish video from TV and/or coordinate with the original videos team to brainstorm new ideas
  • Write and test headlines
  • Monitor CNNi Business shows for interesting guests/topics 
  • Monitor active digital sponsorships for pacing and troubleshooting
  • Coordinate with programmers, writers and video producers
  • Monitor analytics to ensure we are meeting traffic goals
  • Maintain video playlists
  • Program domestic and international homepage video sections
  • Upload content to YouTube
  • Manage live streams (once weekly show, daily markets write and occasional additional events).


  • Ideal candidate will have experience programming news in a digital environment
  • Ability to work autonomously and coordinate seamlessly with stakeholders
  • Familiarity with Adobe Premiere or similar video editing software
  • General knowledge and interest in tech and business news
  • Familiar with social media, especially YouTube
  • Strong communications skills
  • Ability to work in a fast, high-pressure environment
  • Work schedule flexibility. Must be able to work AM, PM, weekend and holiday shifts.

The Perks

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