Senior Producer - Control Room, CBS This MorningApply
CBS Business Unit: CBS News
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US
CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 130 million people a week during the 2012/2013 season. The Network has the #1 drama/scripted program, NCIS; #1 sitcom, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.
a team of producers, writers, editors and graphics artists to craft the most active and visually compelling broadcast in network news. You will be the primary voice in the anchors’ ears guiding them through scripted segments, live interviews and breaking news. The Senior Producer also approves all anchor copy, makes the final decision on what to tease and how to tease it, and works closely with the Executive Producer and Managing Editor to finalize a rundown. In the frequent event of breaking news, this person is in charge of the evolving rundown, overseeing the big-picture editorial flow of the show as well as focusing the reporting, bookings, graphics, and copy that drives the urgent storytelling.
- 8+ years control room and line-producing experience
- 5+ years newsroom management experience
- Must have impeccable news judgment and excellent multi-tasking abilities
- Must be an excellent writer and copy editor
- Thrives in high-pressure and time-critical situations
- Must be a leader and team player with a positive attitude
- Passion for news, journalism, and storytelling
- Must be willing and able to work overnight hours
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled