News Producer

TV - Digital
Washington, DC
Apr 20, 2017
Apr 24, 2017
Full Time
CBN News is an international, nonprofit news organization that provides programming 24 hours a day by cable, satellite, and the Internet. We are looking for a News Producer to join our CBN News Bureau in Washington, DC as we offer today's news headlines and stories that impact the global Christian community. This role is responsible for writing and producing news segments and programs, stories and special projects as assigned.If you love covering breaking news from our nation's capital and have a desire to impact the world, you don't want to miss this opportunity! The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:Bachelor's Degree in Journalism or Communications or equivalent work experienceThree to five (3 - 5) years' previous experience producing live news shows and other news content within a competitive cable or TV marketStrong working knowledge of national and international news issuesStrong working knowledge of network news production processesProficient in new and emerging social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Snapchat, and PeriscopeWorking knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro or willingness to learnExcellent, network-level writing and producing skills for broadcast and digital mediaAbility to show and tell compelling news story with strong visual elementsAbility to produce newscasts in a live and live-to-tape news wheel operationAbility to effectively lead and supervise others in the production processExcellent research, editorial skills and ability to write a news packageExcellent ability to analyze complex issues and present them in a compelling, redemptive mannerAbility to tell engaging stories on a wide variety of topicsAbility to cultivate necessary contacts and relationships crucial to producing great journalismSelf-motivated with ability to produce news stories and segments with little supervisionExcellent organizational skills and ability to consistently meet deadlines under pressureAbility to flourish in a dynamic, fast paced environmentAbility to work independently and interface effectively with other teamsAbility to work nights and weekendsWillingness to travel as assigned

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