Field Producer - The Late Show with Stephen ColbertApply
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert is hiring a Field Producer. This person is responsible for the execution of comedy segments within the show, both live and on tape, and will generate ideas, pitch comedy and collaborate with writers/producers/director/crew on each segment. Must be accustomed to working under tight deadlines and have experience working with talent.
- Pitches for and execution of comedy segments, both in studio and in the field. Will oversee all aspects of shoot including stage direction and script execution from inception to air.
- Oversee edit of all pieces with Avid editor.
- Work with Rights & Clearances, legal department and Standards and Practices to ensure comedy falls within LSSC and CBS guidelines.
- Minimum three years TV field producing experience.
- Broad understanding of and interest in current events, pop culture and comedy.
- Prior experience on a comedy show a plus.