Social Desk Editor

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Aug 31, 2017 - Requisition No. 61400

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.

Bloomberg LP has built a significant media business spanning television, digital, magazine, radio 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 of information for the world's most influential business leaders.

Bloomberg is looking for a social news desk editor to help guide the production team editorially for our new live streaming product on Twitter. You’re an accomplished journalist, with a deep understanding of digital technology and industry data. You’re an innovator - and have excellent judgement, communication, and planning skills. You’ll partner with the Managing Editor to oversee editorial across this new platform and give guidance on breaking news across the regions. You’re a compelling storyteller who will help shape and generate content with the help of our global, multidisciplinary team.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • 8 or more years of experience in journalism and news
  • 5 or more years working in an editorial planning/strategy role
  • Experience working in a real-time news environment is desirable
  • The ability to deliver information accurately in a fast-paced environment
  • The ability to think quickly to provide insights and perspective on stories
  • Demonstrable attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Remarkable skills working with journalists in a rapidly changing environment
  • An entrepreneurial, innovative and energetic approach to the job

Does this sound like you?

Apply if you think we’re a good match. We'll get in touch with you to let you know the next steps.

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