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Time Warner Cable Enterprises LLC.

Production Assistant - CNN Tonight, Don Lemon

Time Warner Cable Enterprises LLC. - New York City, NY

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What part will you plan, and what will you be doing?

The Production Assistant for CNN Tonight works closely with show producers to find best video and elements for segments and packages within CNN systems and elsewhere. The Production Assistant cuts soundbites and VOs, helps producers gather elements for in-house packages, and orders and creates graphics. Each PA is responsible for calling elements in the control room, running prompter and for pitching both package and guest ideas. They help producers with research for guest segments, and must work closely with rights and clearances, affiliate desk and assignment desks to ensure best video is used and sourced properly. The Production Assistant must code video and create banners, and work under extremely tight deadlines. The PA will also work closely in the control room with the direction of writers, line producer and senior producers on best sound bites and VOs for live reads and teases. They must be able to regularly work an extended schedule as the news cycle and deadlines require.

What do we need from you?

A bachelor's degree in journalism or related field of study is preferred, or equivalent experience

One year experience in the news business with some control room experience as well as work in video and graphics

Television/Broadcasting background is preferred

Must have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

Strong writing skills

Able to juggle many tasks at once

Experience in editing a plus

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Paid time off every year to volunteer

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An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career

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9 days 3 hours ago

Time Warner Cable Enterprises LLC.


Production Assistant - CNN Tonight, Don Lemon Time Warner Cable Enterprises LLC. - New York City, NY, United States


Location: New York City, NY

Company Profile:
In the late 1940s, entrepreneurs using simple antennas and Army-surplus coaxial cable created the country’s first cable television systems and revolutionized the way Americans watched TV. More than 70 years later, Time Warner Cable (TWC), the second largest cable provider, owns and manages advanced, well-clustered cable systems throughout the United States. Time Warner Cable offers cutting edge digital technology, a rich range of home entertainment and information choices for the whole family to enjoy, and superior service that demonstrates customer satisfaction is our number one priority.