Senior Producer - Telemundo Washington

4001 Nebraska Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016
United States


Job Description

Senior Producer, WZDC

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 for all platforms

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

Collaborate with NBC & Telemundo newsroom leadership, other Telemundo Owned Television stations and NBC News/Telemundo New as day-to-day coverage

Support Executive Producer in Supervising Producers on daily coverages

Coordinate with Assignment Desk and reporters for daily assignments

Produce Special Shows based on strategy


A minimum of 2 years of experience as 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

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 leads 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

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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