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CNBC seeks segment producer

December 1, 2014

Posted by Chris Roush

At CNBC, segment p[roducers work within a show unit to pitch ideas as well as produce portions of a live 1 – 3 hour show.

Responsibilities include:

* Developing and producing live and taped guest segments. Implement work independently with guidance from Executive Producer.
* Find and book compelling guests for the show, following booking protocols.
* Conduct pre-interviews of guests and based on their responses script questions for use by anchors and reporters. Handle any necessary travel logistics for guests
* Write compelling copy and teases.
* Secure elements such as sound bites and video to support segments.
* Create stock charts, lower-thirds, chyrons, plug-ins and coordinate graphic orders. Partner with other departments as needed (such as Graphics, Tech Ops, Satellite Operations) to place and follow-up on requests.
* Develop and maintain good relationships with financial and business news sources.
* Generate original guest ideas daily, tapping into a broad array of sources for ideas.
* Assist EP and Coordinating Producer in the production of the show during and after tapings.

To apply, go here.

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