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EMEA & AMER News Operational Support - Dubai

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Dubai

Posted Aug 29, 2019 - Requisition No. 76972

The energy of a newsroom. The pace of a trading floor. The buzz of a recent tech breakthrough. We work hard, and we work fast - while keeping up the quality and accuracy we're known for. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time. "Our culture is wide open, just like our spaces." We bring out the best in each other. And through our countless volunteer projects, we help bring out the best in the communities around us, too. You can do amazing work here. Work you couldn't do anywhere else. It's up to you to make it happen.

We'll trust you to:

  • Work within our global News Operations/Administration team to support the 1700+ Reporters/Editors and Managers across 100 newsrooms in both EMEA & AMER
  • Hold primary support responsibility for all sites in the Middle East & Africa along with our offices in Russia - you'll be a key member of these newsrooms
  • Handle global requests that come in through our internal ticketing system
  • Take the lead role on numerous projects for the newsrooms globally, working with key stakeholders
  • Provide technical support and manage our newsroom specific kit
  • Help co-ordinate events within your bureaus and work closely with the Bloomberg Event Management group
  • Work with your Bureau Chiefs and local teams to log and manage important guests and visitors
  • Be responsible for office moves, local press accreditation, subscriptions & publications, rota management and local documentation
  • Oversee business continuity and disaster recovery planning, along with incident management for the region
  • Work and adapt within a varied, fast paced and constantly changing environment

You'll need to have:

  • A Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Language skills - Fluency in Russian and English, with French as a plus
  • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office, including PowerPoint
  • Ability to work under pressure, whilst prioritising work needs in a frequently changing environment
  • Strong attention to detail with a high degree of demonstrated decision-making and problem solving skills
  • The ability to work and communicate with various departments outside of News
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Eagerness to learn and collaborate with others
  • Flexibility to travel within EMEA as needed
  • Flexibility with hours

We'd love to see:

  • Prior experience within a busy newsroom

If this sounds like you:

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are, but in the meantime feel free to have a look at this:

https://www.bloomberg.com/

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