Producer II DC

  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Apr 22

Position description

We are the now and the next. The power behind the people building the future. We are born from the spirit of innovation. We are created from the idea that people around the world want more, need more, deserve more. We are the home of the global digital revolution. We are CNN.

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What part will you play and what will you be doing?

The Producer II will oversee production of reporter packages from concept to delivery, including idea generation, story research, news gathering, writing and post production. Must have strong script writing skills that include the ability to write packages with little or no reporter input, as well as write accompanying pieces for use online. The Producer II must also have extensive experience field producing, interviewing, creating and ordering graphics, as well as research and other post production techniques.

What do we need from you?

  • Bachelor's degree in Journalism or related discipline or equivalent in experience
  • 5+ years producing experience in cable, national or major media markets 
  • Strong interest in politics and Washington news is essential
  • Outstanding news judgment, critical and strategic thinking, organization skills, and an ability to be persistent yet diplomatic
  • Strong writing skills and a thorough understanding of the news business
  • Strong skills in field producing, interviewing, as well as research and production
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment making independent decisions

The Perks

  • Paid time off every year to volunteer
  • Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
  • 2018 Best Company for Working Mothers
  • 2018 Best Company for Dads
  • An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
  • Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands

Application instructions

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