An Associate Producer for CNN en Espaρol, works closely with line producers to assist them in putting together shows, helping to execute them from inception to completion.
Associate Producer duties include but are not limited to: writing scripts; turning around broadcast segments for digital, coordinating with the international, national and affiliates desks to gather relevant video, sound and pkgs; working closely with graphics artists for other elements to enhance stories for shows.
An AP is expected to assist supervisors and producers in the control room and should be able to handle live/breaking news coverage.
He or she would produce live shots, coordinating logistics with correspondents, field producers, bureaus and freelancers.
Exceptional communication skills are necessary, digital writing experience and ability to produce are preferred.
The CNNE AP assists producers with their editorial needs by helping gather information, video and graphics. In the process, APs will serve as a key individual who will coordinate closely with Media Supervisor at Media Operations.
** Fluency in English and Spanish is required**
2+ years previous newsroom experience required.
News and business writing experience is desired, preferably in a multi-platform environment.
Strong communication skills required.
Video editing desired.
Control room experience desired.
College degree in journalism, or equivalent work experience.
**Must be open to working occasional unpredictable schedule as necessary due to the nature of working in a 24/7 environment**