Turner Broadcasting Producer/Writer - CNN, Morning Programming in New York, New York

Posting Job Title Producer/Writer - CNN, Morning Programming

Time Warner Division Turner

Business Unit_TBS




Cable/Broadcast Television Networks

Games – Development & Publishing

Online Content/Services

Area of Interest News


United States - New York - New York

Requisition #


Position Type Full Time

Posting Job Description

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

The Producer/Writer for CNN's morning show, New Day, is responsible for producing live interviews on an evening or overnight shift. The position involves conceptualizing, researching and producing segments for television and digital extensions. Duties include pre-interviewing guests, research, fine-tuning angles, producing tape and graphic elements for live interviews. The Producer/Writer 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.

What do we need from you?

- 3-5 years of production or related experience

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

- Outstanding news judgment, critical and strategic thinking, and an ability to be persistent yet diplomatic are critical for the position

- Strong interest and knowledge in politics and current events

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

- Excellent writing skills and an ability to produce quality work quickly

- Must have the ability to enterprise ideas, work well independently and with a team

- 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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