Producer - Telemundo Washington DC

4001 Nebraska Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required

Job Description


Producers are responsible for working as a team with writers, editors, and directors to produce a cohesive show. Responsibilities include:

Job Duties

  • Work with newscast directors, creative, promotion, and news staff to coordinate production of the newscast
  • Conceptualize stories with story producers, reporters, and talent
  • Critique production, writing, and editing of news stories
  • Produce newscasts and other broadcast content in an automated production control environment
  • Work with the production team to ensure smooth and seamless productions
  • Work with News Managers and Producers to ensure the most complete local news coverage
  • Work with digital team to incorporate social/mobile/digital content on all platforms
  • Produce linear and digital newscasts
  • Edit news content using non-linear editing equipment
  • Manage the newscast story producers
  • Ensure fairness, accuracy, and balance in stories


Basic Qualifications

  • A minimum of 2 years of experience as a broadcast Producer
  • Minimum 3 years of experience writing, producing, and desktop editing
  • At least 1-year prior news editing experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of AP style writing and guidelines
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) both written and verbal
  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications or equivalent work experience
  • Must be willing to work in Washington, D.C.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Be available to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as required
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV on to be considered

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications

  • Excellent news judgment
  • Experience as a Producer in a major market for television, web-based news service, or mid-sized market EP
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work well with people while under pressure
  • Knowledge of laws of libel, slander, and applicable FCC rules and regulations
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks and stories simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to react to breaking news, updating the news as stories evolve and write intros and lead to video online content
  • Knowledge and understanding of various media platforms, including broadcast, web, and mobile
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Positive work ethic and can work under tight deadlines
  • The high degree of integrity and professionalism
  • Team player who can also work independently and is a self-starter
  • Solid leadership skills
  • Strong organizational skills
Morgan Hoisington

United States

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