ViacomCBS Video Producer in New York, New York
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY
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CBSN Originals is looking for a Producer to pitch, develop and produce original, engaging half-hour stories for our premium documentary series. We’re looking for a proven journalist who also has experience in documentary television and/or filmmaking, with a track record of producing compelling, provocative and intelligent stories.
Research, pitch, field produce
Outline and script documentaries
Light and shoot interviews, b-roll and stand ups
Direct field DP
Collaborate with CBSN Originals supervisors during all phases of pitching, production, and post
Complete media management and organizational tasks associated with production
Coordinate shoots, including booking travel, hotels, transportation, and submitting expense reports
Coordinate deliverables after the documentary is complete, including but not limited to: short article(s) about the doc, images from the doc, story summaries, clips for social media and promotion across company platforms, and repurposing materials for other formats across CBS News.
What you bring to the team:
You have -
3+ years of experience in video journalism or documentary production
Solid understanding of journalism standards of attention to editorial detail and story balance as well as the appropriate use of audio & video edits.
Skilled in building narratives through visual story telling
Experience with both hosted and non-hosted formats is a plus
Highly organized, with excellent communication skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
Ability to work independently and remain deadline-oriented
A passion for bringing news stories and cultural topics to life in a documentary format
High level of skill with pro cameras
You might also have -
- Familiarity with Adobe Premiere Pro a plus
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled