News Production Assistant

New York
Production
Contract
About Us

Dreams is a live internet TV channel launching in 2019. We are a small team in New York building the next generation of live broadcast television.

News Production Assistant

We are hiring a production assistant to help create daily live news broadcasts. You will be responsible for a broad spectrum of tasks, from formatting scripts to operating teleprompters to coordinating with talent. We are looking for a motivated production generalist with a strong interest in live TV news. Familiarity with professional production fundamentals is essential.

Key Responsibilities

    • Work with producers to collect and format scripts
    • Operate our teleprompter system during live news broadcasts
    • Order and pick up equipment, office supplies, etc.
    • Contribute to other aspects of live news production as needed

Qualifications

    • Experience in professional production environments
    • Experience in a newsroom production environment is a plus, especially live TV news
    • Experience with live switching and/or audio mixing is a big plus
    • Bachelor’s degree
    • Available to work from our office in lower Manhattan