Platform Manager

NBC4/T44
4001 Nebraska Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016
United States

Category
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Security Clearance Required
No

Job Description

Platform Manager (Newscast Producer)

Responsibilities

· Responsible for the overall editorial content on one or more platforms produced by WRC

· Serve as the primary line producer of assigned daily newscast

· Work with Content Producers to select the most compelling and relevant stories

· Work with the production team to ensure smooth and seamless productions

· Work with Daypart Managers and other Platform Managers to ensure the most complete local news coverage

· Work with digital team to incorporate social/mobile/digital content into newscast

· Play an active role in the editorial process and be advocates for nbcwashington.com

· Responsible for writing, producing, desktop editing and gathering content for all platforms

· Responsible for effectively managing a pool of content producers, coaching and mentoring as needed

· Ensure fairness, accuracy and balance in stories

Basic Qualifications

· Minimum 3 years of experience producing a daily newscast

· Minimum 3 years of experience writing, producing and desktop editing

· Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communications or equivalent work experience

Eligibility Requirements

· Must be willing to work in Washington D.C.

· Must be 18 years or greater

· Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

· Must be available to work evenings, overnights, weekends and holidays

Desired Qualifications

· Strong journalistic skills, experience in newsgathering and/or production

· Strong writing and editing skills

· Knowledge and understanding of various media platforms, including broadcast, web and mobile

· Experience as a producer in a major market for television, web based news service, or mid-sized market EP

· Experience utilizing social media as a news gathering/reporting tool

· Solid leadership skills

· Ability to perform well under pressure and meet deadlines

· Spanish language skills a plus


Job Requirements
Basic Qualifications
• Minimum 3 years of experience producing a daily newscast
• Minimum 3 years of experience writing, producing and desktop editing
• Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communications or equivalent work experience
Eligibility Requirements
• Must be willing to work in Washington D.C.
• Must be 18 years or greater
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be available to work evenings, overnights, weekends and holidays
Employer
Morgan Hoisington


United States

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