Producer at NBCUniversal
Posted 30-03-2016, offered
E! is television’s top destination for all things entertainment and celebrity. E! is currently available to 98 million cable and satellite subscribers in the U.S. and the E! Everywhere initiative underscores the company’s dedication to making E! content available on all new media platforms anytime and anywhere from online to broadband video to wireless to VOD. Popular programming includes E! core franchises: "E! News" and "Fashion Police,” as well as the network’s hit series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," "The Royals," "Total Divas" and "Botched” to name a few. Additionally, E!’s "Live from the Red Carpet" and “Fashion Week” signature events keep fans connected to their favorite stars on Hollywood’s biggest nights. E! is a network of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal.
It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal's affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Innovate new and creative ways to use social platforms and digital content to tell stories
Pitch and develop concepts/stories with a unique angle that are relevant to E!’s demographic
Follow trending topics and stay current with all social media platforms to incorporate into pitches in inventive ways
Pull any and all needed assets for stories of the day (broll, soundbites, pictures, etc)
Write multiple scripts a day based on concepts pitched in morning meeting
Oversee full production process—from conception and pre-production through post production
Manage and deliver multiple projects daily with a strict deadline
Work closely with editors on concept development and story follow through
Direct talent on shoots in studio if needed
Manage priorities and multiple projects to meet deadlines
Expansive knowledge of pop culture and digital trends
Strong understanding of AVID and INEWS
2+ years of professional experience
Strong journalistic writing skills and editorial judgment
Experience with content management
Strong written and communication skills—especially under pressure
Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered
Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news.
Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
Must be willing to work in Los Angeles
Must have an unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
Online Portfolio is Required for All Submissions
An Online portfolio demonstrating broad skills, versatile aesthetic, high-end experiences. Please provide a link and any appropriate PDF materials to view your digital samples.
A background in creative storytelling for news is a plus
Passion for social media, entertainment news, pop culture and digital content
Familiarity with digital content formats and production
Familiarity with top entertainment news sites/apps and associated social media
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to multi-talk and prioritize assignments