Associate Producer

Ref#: 28558
CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Location: New York, NY, US

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The CBSN team is seeking an Associate Producer!  

Role Details:
We need a self-starter who anticipates the needs of the show with regard to video, graphics, scripts and other elements while also taking direction from producers and senior producers for a 24-hour digital news channel.

Your Day-to-Day:
  • Write, book guests, help produce associated elements for the program
  • Edit video
  • Produce and order graphics
  • Partner with our social media teams and at times post directly on our accounts

Key Projects:
  • Write copy, readers and taped packages
  • Complete ad hoc assignments and segments as needed
What you bring to the team:
  • 3-5 years work experience in Cable, Broadcast or Digital producing segments, reporter hits as well as research, and booking.
  • Must be able to work in fast-paced environment, deal with intense deadline pressure and continually react to breaking news with smart programming and creative storytelling.
  • Must have control room and line producing experience.
  • Needs to be knowledgeable about social media and the competitive digital news environment.  
  • Strong communication skills
  • Needs basic video editing skills —preferably AVID.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours and weekends.

You may also have--
  • Familiarity with ENPS

All candidates must successfully complete a background check prior to starting employment at CBS Interactive. CBS Interactive is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or status as a veteran. CBS Interactive complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
EEO Statement:
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