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Booker

Publication or Company  Bloomberg LP
Industry  TV/Cable
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements The Role:
Bloomberg Media is looking for an experienced Booker to join its U.S. television team. The Booker will book news makers and compelling guests, and may also produce, write and edit live and tape segments; and field produce. The Booker will work with the Head of Guest Interviews to conceive and execute enterprising segments for TV and digital platforms. Successful candidates will have solid understanding, experience and knowledge of financial and business news and a minimum of 3 years industry experience relevant to booking news guests. Candidates must thrive under deadline pressure and breaking news. Flexibility with hours is essential.

Qualifications:
-Bachelor's degree
-3+ years of recent and relevant booking experience required
-Track record of experience in news segment and field producing helpful
-Experience of working in a real-time news environment
-Strong writing skills
-Flexibility with hours is essential.
-Previous financial journalism experience is preferred
About Our Company The Company
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company’s strength – delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately – is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 315,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg’s enterprise solutions build on the company’s core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg New Energy Finance and Bloomberg BNA, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through the Bloomberg Professional service, television, radio, mobile, the Internet and three magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Markets and Bloomberg Pursuits, covers the world with more than 2,400 news and multimedia professionals at more than 150 bureaus in 73 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 15,000 people in 192 locations around the world.