Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in Boston, MA
View more jobs in Massachusetts
View Similar Jobs

Job Details

Production Assistant

Boston, MA

Apply for this job

16 hit(s)   |  1 times apply


Position Overview WGBH News is looking for an energetic production assistant to work closely with the showu2019s Executive Producer on all aspects of the production of Greater Boston and Beat the Press. The candidate should be well versed in current affairs, be detail oriented with a positive attitude, and must be a team player. Experience in news and broadcast media is required. Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Work with Supervising Producer to create story files for Host and provide Host with research and research outlines for all stories as requested - Fact-check information by phone and other sources for both Greater Boston and Beat the Press - Coordinate visual assets for show, including feeds from other networks, web, and WGBH archives - Work with web editors to keep the Greater Boston web page up to date - Work with digital team to maintain and expand Greater Boston social media presence - Assist supervising producers and contributors in all areas of production, including story set-up and field work - Prepare the list of all fonts/keys (and check spelling) for the daily show - Operate Chyron system during shows when required - Work with and train interns - Perform clerical duties as required Essential Functions 45%Research, fact-checking, and other editorial assistance 25%Coordinate and prepare visual assets for show from both internal and external sources 20%Coordinate Web, digital and social media presence and content 5%Train and work with interns. 5%Clerical and other duties. Skills Required Experience with television and news production is required. Applicants must have strong editorial judgment, exceptional written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to meet deadlines and work effectively under pressure. Organizational and time management skills are also critical. Must be able to work in a team. Final Cut Pro editing experience is preferred, but not required. Educational Requirements Bachelor's degree required.

Company info

Sign Up Now -

Similar Jobs:
46R Public Affairs Broadcast Specialist
Location : West Newton, MA
Army National Guard Address West Newton, MA, 02465 Type of position Admin/Support Posted on July 03, 2018 950868 46R Public Affairs Broadcast Specialist Job ID : 950868 Job Views : 204 Location: WEST NEWTON, Massachusetts, United ...
Senior Producer
Location : Boston, MA
\u003Cdiv\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EDepartment Overview\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv\u003EWGBH's Children's and Youth Media \u0026amp; Education Department is responsible for developing, producing and supervising telev...
Television Studio Lead Coordinator
Location : Peabody, MA
Television Studio Lead Coordinator','18113925','!*!SUMMARY: Leads the day-to-day operation of the studio and the audiovisual equipment on campus. This includes giving budget feedback, programming, staffing, and equipment. The Lead...
What I liked about the service is that it had such a comprehensive collection of jobs! I was using a number of sites previously and this took up so much time, but in joining EmploymentCrossing, I was able to stop going from site to site and was able to find everything I needed on EmploymentCrossing.
John Elstner - Baltimore, MD
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
TVCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
TVCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2018 TVCrossing - All rights reserved. 21