Posted Apr 16, 2012 - Requisition No. 33156
Bloomberg TV seeks a Berlin or Frankfurt based reporter to further cover the biggest business stories in Europe's largest economy. The successful applicant will be adept at breaking news and will have experience of live reporting and packaging prerecorded stories.
Knowledge of the economy, financial markets and business is essential as is fluency in English and German. The ideal candidate will be used to distilling the most important information from the region for Bloomberg TV's international audience. The reporter will also have proven track record of producing enterprise stories with a strong contact base.
* Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
* Journalism qualification is desirable.
* Experience of covering finance is essential.
* Experience of working in a real-time news environment is a plus.
* Broadcast journalism experience is essential.
* Fluent written and spoken German and English is essential
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength - delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 300,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg's enterprise solutions build on the company's core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through television, radio, mobile, the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 13,000 people in 185 locations around the world.