Field Producer

Careers at Bloomberg

San Francisco

Posted Feb 6, 2018 - Requisition No. 65034

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 Television/Radio is seeking a highly motivated, hard-working Field Producer to join our San Francisco bureau. The successful applicant will be passionate about business, financial news and technology, demonstrate strong editorial judgment, organizational and communication skills and have keen attention to detail. The role requires a willingness to work early morning and evening shifts and flexibility to travel at short notice.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Field produce at news events in San Francisco and throughout the West Coast as needed, including managing logistics, producing live reporter hits, interviewing newsmakers and communicating constantly with the relevant news desk and live show.
  • Produce and manage the edits of pre-recorded interviews and manage edits from live incoming feeds.
  • Research and arrange access to live feeds from external sources.
  • Communicate with global editorial, production staff, on-air talent and colleagues from across Bloomberg's media platforms as required to ensure we maximize the impact of our content around the world.
  • Provide editorial support to the San Francisco bureau including producing segments for the daily "Bloomberg Technology" television show.

You’ll need to have:

  • 3+ years of recent and relevant broadcast production experience
  • Strong writing and edit supervising skills and the ability to creatively use video and graphics
  • Previous financial journalism experience is preferred
  • Flexibility with hours is essential
  • True passion for technology
  • Highly collaborative and creative
  • Willingness to take initiative and be a self-starter

Does this sound like you?

Apply if you think you're a match! We'll be in touch right away with next steps.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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