Turner Broadcasting Producer 1 - Cuomo Primetime, CNN in New York, New York

Posting Job Title Producer 1 - Cuomo Primetime, CNN

Time Warner Division Turner

Business Unit_TBS

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Industry

Advertising

Cable/Broadcast Television Networks

Games – Development & Publishing

Online Content/Services

Area of Interest News

Location

United States - New York - New York

Requisition #

164665BR

Position Type Full Time

Posting Job Description

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

This producer is responsible for guest segments, writing, and interview prep on Cuomo Prime Time, and must pitch compelling and creative segment ideas on a daily basis. The ideal candidate will have a political news background and be able to pitch political voices and segments. We're looking for a producer with strong editorial judgment to help generate compelling and creative segment ideas, and will be responsible for selecting key video, soundbites, quotes, and other information to be used as production elements. This position also includes some booking of guests. The Producer will work closely with other senior producers and management to ensure that direction of segments fit the show's mission and that copy is urgent. Must be able to produce segments under tight deadlines and pitch story & guest ideas. This producer must have the ability to craft hard-hitting segment questions based on thorough research.

What do we need from you?

- 5+ years producing experience

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

- Field production experience and control room experience are necessary

- Requires a creative thinker with the ability to find new and entertaining ways to present information, new angles to approach stories, and the organizational skills to bring it all together

- Must have a strong political news background

- Booking experience preferred

- Must be 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
  • 2016 Best Company forWorking Mothers
  • An in-houselearning and development teamto help shape and grow your career
  • Part of the Time Warner family of powerhouse brands like HBO, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, TNT, and TBS

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