Associate Producer
NBC Universal
 New York, NY


Job Summary/Purpose: NBC News is seeking an associate producer to assist in all aspects of documentary and other long form production and archival research.

Job Duties

  • Contribute to production of documentary projects, including story development
  • Aid in extensive editorial research
  • Research, screen and evaluate archival material.
  • Conduct pre-interviews and on-camera interviews
  • Participate in shooting, scripting and editing, as directed
  • Coordinate with technical, operations staff and external resources


  • Must have at least 5 years' editorial production experience in documentary or documentary series production.
  • Must have experience researching historical archives.
  • Must be proficient in Outlook and iNews
  • Must have a Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Communications, English, History, or a related field of study
  • Must be willing to work in New York
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

Desired Characteristics

  • Demonstrated strong knowledge and interest in news and current events
  • Strong writing skills, research skills and editorial judgment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments
  • Knowledge of NBC News Policies, Guidelines and Practices