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Weather Content Producer


Bala, PA
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Weather Content Producer

Jobid 23768-349905

Location: Bala, PA, USA

Description **Job Number** 30172BR

**Job Title** Weather Content Producer

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCUOTS - WCAU

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** Pennsylvania

**City** Bala-Cynwyd


NBC Universal’s Owned Television station in the Philadelphia DMA is looking for a Weather Producer. The qualified candidate will be responsible for working with a team of weather experts and journalists in the creation of daily weather segments and live breaking/severe weather events, producing weather related stories or primetime weather specials all across multiple social and digital platforms.

Job Duties

+ Conceptualize the weather story of the day with newscast producers, meteorologists, on-air talent, and other key members of the editorial staff

+ Works with newscast directors, creative, promotion and editorial staff to coordinate production of the weather segments, digital content and continuous weather coverage when warranted

+ Performs other related duties as assigned


Basic Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s degree

+ Must be comfortable in the social media spectrum with a strong understanding of Twitter, Facebook, and other forms of social media to help build content and synergies

+ Track record of producing severe weather events such as tornadoes, hurricanes, sleet/ice, snow and flooding

+ A minimum three years of experience as weather producer, on-air meteorologist, newscast producer or associate producer/writer for daily newscast

+ External applicants must submit a resume/CV through to be considered

+ Must be willing to submit to a background investigation

+ Must be willing to work overnights, weekends, or holidays in a 24/7 news environment

+ Must be 18 years or greater

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Characteristics

+ Degree in Atmospheric Sciences , Meteorology or Broadcast Journalism

+ Ability to direct the news crew in a “producer-driven” environment

+ Ability to communicate effectively and work well with people while under pressure

+ Familiarity with WSI weather technology is a plus

+ Knowledge of laws of libel, slander and applicable FCC rules and regulations

+ Personal initiative and ability to work with minimum supervision

+ Team player who is flexible

+ Displays a positive work ethic and can work under tight deadlines

+ High degree of integrity and professionalism

+ Up to date on and interested in current news events

+ Strong Organizational Skills

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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