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Coordinating Producer (Freelance)


New York, NY, US, 10019

New York
Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance (Non-Staff)

Coordinating Producer (Freelance), Viacom Syndication 



This position is NOT with 48 Hours.

We are committing to 6 months but the job could extend longer depending on circumstances. 


  • Keep track of the status of all elements of the production process.
  • Review all delivery documentation.
  • Working with Supervising Editor, ensure deliverables are completed.
  • Manage a team of  broadcast associates. 
  • Work with Executive Producer on assigning staff.
  • Coordinate with rights and clearance department on issues for broadcasts. 
  • Manage closed captioning schedule with outside vendor.
  • Coordinate the shooting of on-camera wraps with talent.



  • Minimum 5  years’ experience in news production as an associate producer or field producer, some of which in longform programming.
  • Experience  re-packaging programs for outside entities.
  • Proven ability to juggle multiple facets of production while meeting tight deadlines.
  • Proven ability to set up shoots and work with talent on location.
  • Knowledge of CBS News and 48 Hours.
  • Must be able to pivot and adjust workflows as needed. 
  • Meticulous attention to detail.



Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City