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2020 Political Campaign Embed

NBC News & MSNBC are looking for skilled cross platform journalists to participate in the Decision 2020 political embed program.  The candidates have the potential to travel full-time with Presidential candidates and/or live in primary states which will prove critical to the 2020 election.  Political embeds will be NBC News’ principal contact with the campaigns and will be responsible for editorial and element gathering while in the field. This is a 100% travel position.  Once the position ends, you will be expected to return to your current role/show/program/business.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

— Represent NBC News at all times with integrity according to our policy and standards
— Produce multiple daily “readouts” that summarize the key editorial points and soundbites from the day’s political events; and ability to anticipate the following day’s storyline
— Utilize all cross platform field journalism skills including, but not limited to: shooting political events, providing live transmission, element gathering for shows/packages, and social media.
— Contribute rolling content for all platforms in a breaking news environment
— Ability to field produce, coordinate live-shots and book guests for shows as needed
— Write articles for digital platforms under deadline
— Potential and ability to appear on-air through the entire cycle is a must

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

–Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered
–Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadlines often with little or no warning (i.e. breaking news)
–Must be willing to travel 100% of the time
Must be available to work evenings, weekends and holidays
–Must have a valid US driver’s license
–Must be willing to supply handles/screen names for all personal social media accounts
–Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
–Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
–Must be 18 years or older

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

–Minimum 3 years of professional news production experience, either with a show, bureau or assignment desk
–Must have a Bachelor’s degree

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

— Strong grasp of the US political landscape, current events and public policy
— Strong understanding of NBC News Policies and Standards
— Sound news judgment and commitment to fairness and accuracy
— Excellent communication and writing skills
— Strong on camera capability and ability to communicate complex matters with ease
— Proven ability to meet deadlines and multi-task with speed and efficacy
— Proficiency in all aspects of production including but not limited to shooting, writing and editing stories for various NBCU platforms – which include cable, digital, streaming and network

 

OVERVIEW
Ripple Effect Images Mission: Harnessing the power of visual storytelling to help scale solutions for women and girls globally.

Ripple Effect Images (Ripple) is a small, nonprofit collective of National Geographic photojournalists who document aid programs helping women and girls around the world.

The resulting photographs and films are donated to our aid partners to help them raise funding and awareness. Ripple has created a photo archive that is re-purposed and shared by dozens of organizations working to empower women and girls, affect policy change, and raise awareness that women and girls are the best investment the world can make in our shared future.

Ripple’s extraordinary Team honors include Pulitzer Prize, National Humanities Award, World Press and Emmy Awards. In just five years, Ripple has partnered with 22 aid organizations to document their programs in 12 countries, producing 27 films and an archive of more than 20,000 world class photographs. Ripple’s robust social media network reaches more than 30,000.



JOB DESCRIPTION
Ripple Effect Images is looking for a highly organized and efficient individual to coordinate communication; manage donations, expense and business reporting; research and write grants; assist in coordinating international photographic assignments; and support the Executive Director and Board of Directors.

We are seeking a passionate and flexible individual with a strong work ethic and commitment to moving the organization forward.  Ripple’s Assistant Director will work with some of the top people in the media industry, as well as with highly innovative aid organizations and foundations.



RESPONSIBILITIES
  o  Research and write grant proposals
o  Maintain dynamic website and social media presence
o  Coordinate logistics for international photographic assignments
o  Maintain communication with donors, photo team and partner organizations
o  Assist in organizing fundraising efforts
o  General administration and planning
o  Coordinate donations/financials with corporate bookkeeper and accountant



SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
 Required
o  Strong writing and research skills
o  2-4 years of experience in administration, communication, or non-profit space
o  Proficiency in Excel, and budget management
o  Technical and social media fluency
o  Attention to detail
o  High level of organization
o  Passion for global outreach
o  Bachelor Degree in communications, environment, business, marketing, graphic design, journalism or related degree
o  Project management experience

Desired
  o  Basic design ability
o  Coding ability
o  Proficiency in Lightroom and In Design
o  Grant writing experience
o  Wordpress website and blog maintenance

Compensation will be commensurate with experience.  Health Benefits provided.


Please send a resume and cover letter to Annie Griffiths at anniegriffithsphoto@gmail.com.