Production Assistant, Editorial Content

New York, NY
  • Work closely with producers to research, select and locate required footage for broadcast
  • Print scripts for anchors and build scrolling crawl daily and maintain with continual updates and breaking news
  • Assist in compiling research for anchors, maintaining on-air updates during live program
  • Gather information on breaking stories for anchors to relay on air
  • Order and coordinate all graphic elements for air
  • Oversee the airing of all graphic elements in control room during live program


  • At least one year of news production experience
  • Bachelor’s degree

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through
  • to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the
  • United States
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under
  • tight deadline pressure, including breaking news

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications:

  • Excellent knowledge of politics, history and current events
  • Must have the ability to work under deadline pressure
  • Knowledge of Avid/Interplay and iNews preferred


NBC News

Career Level



New York


New York


United States

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