Anchor/Producer - CNN

Division

Turner

Position Type

Full Time

Interests

News

Location

United States - New York - New York

Posted Date

Jul. 28, 2020

Req Number

178213BR

Company Overview

WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.

Opportunity Overview

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The Job
We are looking for an Anchor Producer to join the CNN Newsroom team in New York and work with Poppy Harlow.

The Daily
  • Editorial backbone for anchor-flagging news and elements to keep the anchor abreast of latest storylines.
  • Pitching, researching, planning show segments and digital & social media projects as needed.
  • Identifying new reporting, video and graphic elements and helping to research and produce segments.
  • Crafting compelling questions and producing elements that spark debate and marrying them together in a smart segment structure.
  • Collaborating with newsgathering and research teams.
  • Expected to pitch unique guests/angles for biggest stories of day

The Essentials
  • Political news background required; show and digital experience is a plus.
  • Two years of broadcast producing/writing, reporting or newsgathering experience preferred.
  • Desktop and digital editing skills.
  • Four-year college degree or equivalent in proven industry experience.
  • Ability to produce quality work quickly and in an organized manner.
  • Excellent writing and researching skills ---- style, language, accuracy and balance.
  • Ability to think quickly during breaking news, ability to adapt to program and anchor style.
  • Attitude --- must be eager, cooperative, energetic, team-oriented.
  • Strong production vision --- ability to envision a segment or package and turn it into reality.
  • Self-starter --- ability to enterprise ideas and work well independently, with little supervision.
  • Field production work and experience working and coordinating with all necessary staff outside in the field and remote locations.

The Perks
Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.