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Associate Producer - CNN - Newsroom Weekday 1PMLocation Atlanta, Georgia, United States Job ID 170976BR Apply Now
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What part will you play and what will you be doing?
AP responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- viewing and selecting the strongest and most accurate video elements (packages, sound-bites, B-roll,etc) for a newscast
- APs should be familiar with all important stories and the elements that go with them
- They communicate show needs with writers, producers, and assignment desks
- Other responsibilities include ordering and/or producing graphics, reporter packages, social media segments as well as prepare editing requests and use technological tools to research and gather archive video
- APs make sure all video elements are prepared properly for air and that mediasource records include accurate details
- They work in the front row of the control room to communicate the status of video elements and ensure best elements are available quickly
What do we need from you?
- Two years as an AP, writer/producer or producer in local news, cable or at the network level
- Must have strong news awareness and production skills, the desire to work in a 24-hour newsroom environment and the ability to react quickly and calmly to breaking news situations
- The candidate must be able to handle themselves professionally in changing and challenging situations and be able to react quickly under duress. Knowledge of iNews is extremely beneficial
- Understanding of graphics, social media and non-linear production is essential
- Ideal candidate must be aggressive and be able to adapt to changing technology, demonstrate strong editorial judgment and be willing to work whenever needed
- Candidates must be extremely flexible and willing to support breaking news and coverage needs in all day parts
- Four year degree or commensurate work experience
But wait, there’s more!
- Paid time off every year to volunteer
- Access to wellbeing tools, resources, and freebies
- 2017 Best Company for WorkingMothers
- An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
- Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands
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