Producer I- DC- Inside Politics

CNN
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jul 17

Position description

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The Job

We are looking for a Producer I to join the Inside Politics Sunday team in Washington, DC. 

• Must have a strong segment producing vision –work includes pitching, researching, planning guest segments and/or packages as needed. Involving identifying guests, video elements and graphic elements (including relevant fonts). 
• Coordinating execution of segments and show live from control room---as well as shepherding video and graphic elements. 
• Developing graphics for segments or Magic Wall based on theme. Which requires a knowledge of effective infographics and familiarity with polling data. 
• Collaborating with newsgathering, the Row and Media Operations to obtain the best elements. Effectively using video, graphics and fonts on all assigned stories. 
• Managing all rundown elements. Ability to cut video (VOs & SOTs) on a tight deadline and appreciation of what makes an effective element for an introduction vs an interview or discussion.

Qualifications:
• Three years broadcast producing experience preferred; four years a plus. 
• Four-year college degree or equivalent in proven industry experience. 
• Excellent research and writing skills-style, language, accuracy, organization, balance. 
• Must be able to cut video –proficiency with Adobe Premiere. 
• Must love news, politics and polling and be good at explaining it to a wide audience. 
• Ability to produce quality work quickly. 
• Flexibility-ability to adapt during breaking news, ability to adapt to program or anchor style. 
• Attitude- must be eager, cooperative, energetic, team-oriented. 
• Strong production vision- ability to envision a segment or package and turn it into reality. 
• Self-starter ability to enterprise ideas and work well independently, with little supervision. 

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

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