|Date Posted||August 25, 2021|
Jim Lehrer Fellow, PBS NewsHour
Supervisor: Senior Broadcast Producer
Status: Full-Time, Non-Exempt, Temporary
This one-year fellowship was created in honor of award-winning anchor, reporter, author, Jim Lehrer, co-founder of PBS NewsHour. The Fellow participates in the development and production of the PBS NewsHour. Primary responsibilities as assigned by Associate Broadcast Producer will be to: research national, international, and political news stories; gather editorial information and video elements; cover live events; generate story ideas; copy edit; assist with video editing; and produce broadcast and web content.
This is a one year long, paid fellowship.
Due to COVID-19, responsibilities may be assigned and completed remotely.
We know there are great candidates who may have skills we haven’t thought about. If that’s you, don’t hesitate to apply and tell us about yourself. We also encourage members of traditionally underrepresented communities to apply, including people of color, LGBTQ+ people, veterans and people with disabilities.
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