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Digital News Producer Associate - WSNS & WMAQ

NBCUniversal, Chicago, IL

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Duration: full_time


The Producer Development program is a fast-track opportunity for people with the goal to learn bilingual news-gathering and production skills required to be a successful digital news producer. Participants in the program will work on the digital team in a fast-paced newsroom within Telemundo Chicago (WSNS) and NBC Chicago (WMAQ). The candidate must be an exceptional bilingual writer with experience writing AP style news stories in English and print-style news stories in Spanish following a style guide. You must have experience writing in both languages in a professional news environment, such as newspaper or wire service. The Associate is assigned a mentor who is an experienced staff member. The Associate also will attend a program filled with workshops, lunches with guest speakers and training.


Qualifications/Requirements

  • Outstanding bilingual writing skills in Spanish and English
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 6 months to a year of journalism experience

Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume through nbcunicareers.com to be considered
  • Must be willing to work at the location in Chicago
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older


  • Bachelor’s degree with emphasis on Journalism
  • 1 year of experience within a professional newsroom
  • Commitment to News Production as a career
  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
  • Experience working in a Chicago newsroom


At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

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. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

About NBCUniversal

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU.

Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.


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