Posted Aug 31, 2016 - Requisition No. 53869
Bloomberg Digital is seeking an experienced, passionate leader with a vision for the future of video to oversee our talented global team of producers, directors, animators, and editors. In addition to telling stories through world-class digital video, this leader is also tasked with broad oversight of the ongoing evolution of Bloomberg's digital video team and strategy across platforms, from the web to apps and OTT. Working closely with counterparts throughout the newsroom and across the business, the Executive Producer is a key member of a multi-disciplinary group of Bloomberg leaders responsible for exploring the future of journalism and the media business.
The ideal candidate is also a seasoned performer in a digital newsroom; she or he is someone who is comfortable with making lots of decisions about lots of stories very quickly and who understands the tools, trends, platforms, and processes behind the most modern strategies for telling stories on the web. The job requires a commitment to the best journalistic practices, impeccable judgment under fire, great taste, and a willingness to take risks.
The Executive Producer is hungry, positive, energetic, and most importantly a collaborator with an entrepreneurial spirit. The ideal candidate is a person who innately understands the role and potential of technology in the newsroom, but also possesses a deep appreciation for the ideals of traditional media.