Assists the Political Editor with overseeing all aspects of our political coverage. Serves as lead Producer for C-SPANís Presidential and Congressional election programming including event coverage as well as any studio productions. Effectively communicates to all the C-SPAN platforms. Coordinates the management and content posted on our political web page as well as communicated via social media.
Assists Political Editor in all aspects of C-SPAN's campaign coverage.
Researches, identifies and produces programming for Road To The White House 2020.
Field produces LIVE coverage of campaign events.
Produces campaign specials, primary/ election night coverage and political convention programming.
Provides editorial guidance to all C-SPAN platforms and programs.
Establishes and maintains strong working relationship with presidential campaign staffs and the national parties.
Works with Assignment Desk to hire crews and coordinate logistical information for live feeds and tape acquisition.
Coordinates our relationship with any other media organization.
Works with the Media Relations team to provide regular updates on Social Media.
Manages the content on our Campaign webpages.
Keeps current on news and public affairs, especially as they relate to politics.
Extensive knowledge of and interest in politics.
Minimum of four years related television production experience required.
Demonstrated editorial decision-making ability.
Willingness to maintain a very flexible work schedule, with evening and weekend hours and travel as needed.
Experience working with a newsroom system and sending video via FTP.
Strong organizational and leadership skills.
Ability to be a team player, meet deadlines, work well under pressure and produce results.
Strong computer and social media technology skills.