Associate Producer, MSNBC

NBC News Group
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jan 04

Position description

NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

ResponsibilitiesThis role is for an Associate Producer on MSNBC's New Primetime Show. Responsibilities include assisting segment producers with various projects. This position is a segment producer in training. 

Job Duties: 

  • Straight cut video and work with editors on cutting compelling video 
  • Assist producers with desktop editing 
  • Gather elements 
  • Research and write stories 
  • Viewing all video and ensure quality before air 
  • Explaining edit instructions in detail on script 
  • Pitching story ideas (day-of, next day, futures) 
  • Working directly with graphics department to create show graphics


Basic Qualifications 

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college 
  • Must have at least 2 years’ production experience 
  • Must be proficient with Avid Desktop editing 

    Additional Job Requirements 
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered 
  • Must be willing to work in Washington, DC 
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends. 
  • Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week 

Desired CharacteristicsDesired Qualifications: 

  • Ability to enterprise, research, and plan stories 
  • Thorough knowledge of current events, US politics, geopolitics, foreign policy, history 
  • Up to date on periodicals

Application instructions

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