Democracy Now! seeks an experienced producer/journalist to join our team as an Interim Part-Time Broadcast News Writer/Producer. This person will research, write and produce a global news roundup for our live TV/radio newscast, and pitch stories and guest ideas for our in-depth interview segments. We’re looking for someone who has impeccable news judgment, is an avid news consumer, thrives in the fast pace of live daily news, is an excellent writer and copy editor for broadcast and digital, has a good eye for editorial visuals and a passion for Democracy Now! and independent news. Our newscast Is live at 8am ET.
This role will be responsible for producing news summaries for two broadcasts each week, which requires some prep-work in the evening followed by an early morning shift that concludes shortly after the broadcast. This is a temporary position to support a parental leave and will conclude at the end of September 2022.
Democracy Now! is a non-profit news organization based in NYC. We produce a daily TV & Radio newscast that is carried by more than 1,500 stations worldwide and reaches an audience of millions through our digital platforms. Everyone who works at Democracy Now! is committed to creating and distributing high-quality independent news – it’s a great place to work.
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