Turner Broadcasting Associate Editorial Producer - Network Booking, CNN in New York, New York

Posting Job Title Associate Editorial Producer - Network Booking, CNN

Time Warner Division Turner

Business Unit_TBS

CNEWS

Industry

Advertising

Cable/Broadcast Television Networks

Games – Development & Publishing

Online Content/Services

Area of Interest News

Location

United States - New York - New York

Requisition #

164170BR

Position Type Full Time

Posting Job Description

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

The Associate Editorial Producer in Network Booking will be responsible for developing relationships with newsmakers, talent, and their representatives as well story pitching and research. The ability to collaborate well with internal and external stakeholders is critical to this position. Responsible for pitching, generating, and booking high-volume and high-profile newsmaker guests and sources across CNN's shows and platforms. The Associate Editorial Producer will handle all aspects of producing a guest segment: editorial, pre-interviews, finding visuals, writing interview questions/talking points. This role handles special projects as assigned by the Senior Editorial Producer and will also provide support for major bookings. Job may require travel for breaking news bookings.

What do we need from you?

- A qualified candidate for this position must have 1-2 years as an associate editorial producer, production assistant or equivalent production experience with proven performance and experience booking talent

- Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field of study is preferred, or equivalent experience

- Research skills are essential to this position

- Individual must be able to multi-task efficiently, execute quickly, think broadly, and have strong editorial awareness and judgment

- Excellent organizational, written and verbal communication skills are essential to this role

- Must be flexible and able to work an extended schedule as the news cycle and deadlines require

But wait, there’s more!

  • Paid time off every year to volunteer
  • Access to wellbeing tools, resources, and freebies
  • 2017Best Company for Working Mothers
  • Anin-house learning and development teamto help shape and grow your career
  • Part of theWarnerMediafamily of powerhouse brands

Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

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