CGTN: Guest Booker/Interview Producer
Location: London (Central), London (Greater)
Help research, book and manage top guests for a television news for this global television network.
CGTN Europe is a brand, new multimedia production centre in Chiswick Business Park operates from a modern, purpose-built newsroom. It will join the other regional CGTN hubs in Beijing, Nairobi and DC in helping the network to set the news agenda across the UK and Europe, by broadcasting and publishing award-winning news and current affairs content that will provide a fresh take on European political, economic, social and cultural affairs.
As Guest Booker/Interview Producer, you will manage top guests for a television news and current affairs channel.
Key Responsibilities –
- Pitch story ideas and select guests for segments, working with a team of producers, input editors, writers and reporters.
- Research and prepare briefings on guests for producers and talent.
- Expand a contacts database covering of variety of expertise including political, economic, lifestyle, social and entertainment.
You will have a clear understanding of how social media is used to cover and influence news events.
With experience in live television, preferably at an international news network, and proven editorial judgement.
Strong interest in current events, international relations, business and economics, arts, sports, politics and film.
If your skills & experience fit the above requirements and you would like to take the next step, please apply online attaching your CV in WORD format.