Associate Producer, The Story with Martha MacCallum

“The Story with Martha MacCallum” is looking for a highly motivated, pro-active, and creative Associate Producer to join our team.  As the Associate Producer you will be responsible for a number of different disciplines: generate story ideas, gather editorial information, cut tape, and in breaking news situations be prepared to book guests. You will be tasked with doing all of this within a fast paced 24-hour news environment.

Must be willing to work in New York City and must be willing to take on additional hours if required.  

 

A snapshot of your responsibilities include:

  • Pitch stories daily
  • Identify news, select video and sound bites, and write TV copy
  • Conduct pre-interviews with guests
  • Live control room duties: anything from writing banners to updating scripts if necessary   

 

Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s degree and or relevant work experience
  • 3+ years of experience in television production
  • Producing news segments, live shots or packages or field producing
  • Strong writing skills and editorial judgment
  • Live control room experience isn’t required but is a plus
  • A passion for current events
  • Familiarity with iNews, ARDOME