Bloomberg QuickTake - Interview Bookings Producer
Posted Aug 3, 2021 - Requisition No. 92906
Bloomberg LP has built a significant media business spanning digital, magazine, radio, television, and live event platforms across the globe. In the midst of a historic time in the media industry, Bloomberg Media is setting out to become the indispensable source for the world's most influential leaders. In November 2020, Bloomberg launched the Quicktake live stream, a global news network for the social, mobile world.
At Quicktake, you'll have the opportunity to go above and beyond and to take risks. Be a part of an organization that is entering new markets, launching new ventures and pushing boundaries. Our ever-expanding array of technology, data, news and media services fosters innovation and empowers clients - and offers nearly limitless opportunities for career growth.
Bloomberg Quicktake is seeking an interview booker to join our team in London. This individual will work with the new Emma Barnett weekly interview show to pitch, chase, book, and produce exclusive guests who will drive the conversation and be key to the show's success. The ideal candidate understands what makes a good interview and who makes a good guest. The role involves research, organization, production, and communication. The role entails developing story ideas that contribute to timely news-making interviews. The interviews producer must be able to communicate effectively to give guidance and direction to the host and other staff. The ideal candidate will show excellent news judgement to produce quality broadcasts and have an knowledge of news, culture, and social media. The candidate will be willing to manage small tasks and autonomous assignments towards the goal of making the best interview show on air.
You’ll need to have:
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience is essential
- Established network of contacts
- Experience booking newsmakers for a prominent program
- Strong writing and excellent communication skills
- Experience with digital media platforms and integration
- Ability to work under deadline pressure
- Flexibility with hours is required
- Attention to detail, sound judgment and problem solving capabilities
If this sounds like you:
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