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Production Assistant, Early Today

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2mo ago

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New York

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Graduate Job

Media & Journalism•New York


  • Early Today is looking for a Production Assistant to support the team with graphics, research and video editing.


  • Basic Qualifications:
  • At least one year of news production experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Desired Qualifications:
  • Excellent knowledge of politics, history and current events.
  • Must have the ability to work under deadline pressure.
  • Knowledge of Avid/Interplay and iNews preferred.
  • Additional Job Requirements:
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news.

Education requirements


Area of Responsibilities

Media & Journalism


  • Order and coordinate graphic elements for air.
  • Oversee the airing of all graphic elements in control room during live program.
  • Work closely with producers to research, select and locate required footage for broadcast.
  • Print scripts for anchors.
  • Assist in compiling research for anchors & maintaining on-air updates.
  • Gather information on breaking stories for anchors.
  • Pitch stories on a daily basis.
  • Train to edit video for shows.
  • Train to write stories for air.
  • Coordinate with team on social media.


Work type

Full time

Work mode



New York


  • This position is eligible for company sponsored benefits, including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), paid leave, tuition reimbursement, and a variety of other discounts and perks.