NBC Universal Investigative Producer - NBC Boston in Newton, Massachusetts

Job Number 38012BR

Job Title Investigative Producer - NBC Boston

Business Segment Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

Sub-Business NBCOTS - NECN

Posting Category TV Content & Production

About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. 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.

Country United States

State Massachusetts

City Newton



  • Bachelor’s degree in related field

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in investigative newsgathering and production in a Top 20 market

  • Minimum of 3 years experience writing, producing and editing on a desktop editing system

  • Must have experience partnering with the legal team and working knowledge of federal, state, and local laws impacting operations as they relate to the investigation, undercover content, and hidden cameras.

  • CAR (Computer Assisted Reporting) skills

  • Extensive experience using social media platforms for sharing news content and interacting with viewers.Eligibility Requirements:

  • External applicants must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • Must have the ability to work any of a 24 x 7 shift

  • Must be 18-years-old or older

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Desired Characteristics

  • Basic understanding and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws

  • Basic understanding and demonstration of multi-media file formats and related computer skills

  • Strong computer research skills, and working knowledge of analyzing data

  • Strong understanding of using open records laws to obtain government documents and databases

  • Knowledge of undercover investigation techniques

  • Significant experience in the news environment and strong journalistic skills

  • Ability to write, edit and produce under heavy deadline pressure without compromising accuracy or credibility

  • Creatively deliver news as it develops on all current and future platforms