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Associate Producer

Remote from CA, PA, NJ, NY, DC, CT, VA, GA, OH, OR

Industry

Political News, Online Media

Duration

Regular, Full-time

Job Description

Associate Producer will work with other AP to support Executive Producer/Host with day-to-day production and editorial needs on a new, one-hour daily news program.

Primary Responsibilities

PRODUCTION Writing lower thirds to accompany stories and interviews Working with studio crew for on-the-fly video and graphical elements Editing SOTs in compliance with TYT fair-use and licensing guidelines Assisting with studio control room support (currently remotely), coordinating with technical director, stage manager, streaming tech, to ensure proper visuals appear in coordination with what hosts are discussing Working with and providing support on rundown, archives, and show daily doc Looking for breaking stories/updates to stories during the show Share general production information and story links with guest hosts on applicable days

CREATIVE / EDITORIAL Daily Production Meeting - Suggest topics/pitching stories for general discussion and for individual buckets. Coordinating / producing / creating / proofreading / QCing visual and audio elements of the show (Packages, VO's SOT's, Graphics) requested by Producers to build the newscast. Providing research for stories and fact-checking for Executive Producer/Host. Developing new buckets and branded segments. Coordinate editing procedures and distribute work to editors based on priorities.

ADDITIONAL SKILLS: Adobe Premiere - mogrt manipulation, b-roll creation, SOT preparation, text, audio levels Adobe Photoshop - ability to manipulate graphics / charts so they fit where required. Keeping up to date on analytics for the channel, adapting content strategy Connecting with and briefing Skype guests before their segments Contact between The Young Turks Production Team with graphics and editing departments Quality Control: ensuring graphics and videos edited meet quality requirements. Gather visual and audio elements from News Agencies, Social Media or other News Outlets.

Requirements

Excellent comprehension of political climate/current events and a passion for Progressive politics required. 1-2 years in production preferred.

*Los Angeles-based candidates preferred, but not required. **Only candidates residing in CA, PA, NJ, NY, DC, CT, VA, GA, OH, OR will be considered. ***Currently this position is remote, but may return to the studio.

Education

College degree

Additional

TYT is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Applying

Please send resume to [email protected] and include Associate Producer in the title.

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