In this role, the selected candidate will set appointments and personally meets with prospects and clients, conducts in depth dialogue and develops a positive business relationship built on mutual trust.
The producer must meet deadlines, thrive in an extremely fast-paced environment and work autonomously. They should have excellent project management and communication skills with a precise eye for detail.
Perform soup-to-nuts production tasks, including identifying and interviewing sources, booking, prepping hosts, writing scripts, researching and fact-checking, processing tape and making it sing, and managing talent.
Candidate will work with producers, executives and on-air talent to help improve the brand performance of CBS News programs and provide high quality promotional content and tie-in opportunities for local newscasts and digital platforms.
The candidate must be editorially mature with a superior knowledge and understanding of the audience, and/or extensive experience in live primetime programming with the ability to translate this into an energetic and dynamic program.
Pitch, plan and execute innovative content across priority projects and stories on CNN's digital platforms, off-platform and other spaces; use new technologies, products and experiments to craft custom content.
The Field Producer will work to help produce long form content. This position is responsible for research, conducting interviews, field producing, shooting, and editing. The Field Producer is expected to both pitch story ideas and work on assigned stories developed by the editorial team.