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Booking Producer

Altice USA, New York, NY

One of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States

Duration: Full-Time


Altice USA is a cutting-edge communications, media, and tech company. We connect people to what matters most to them; texting with friends, advertising that resonates, or binge watching their favorite show. Our differentiated approach centers around technologies that push the envelope and deliver the ultimate customer experience. We're building a workforce that attracts and retains the best talent, not only to meet the needs of our customers, but that also reflects the diverse communities we serve. We're not the only ones who have seen it; we've recently been recognized by Forbes as one of America's Best Employers as well as by the Human Rights Campaign, DiversityInc Magazine, and Cablefax for our diversity & inclusion program.

Cheddar News feeds viewer's curiosity about what's next with live news and original shows covering the people, ideas, and innovations that are shaping their world.  Weekday news covers the latest in business, culture, media, technology, and innovation. Original programming offers viewers an opportunity to explore more and take a deeper dive into topics they find interesting and relevant. Cheddar is available on leading pay TV systems and OTT platforms. It is also available on all leading free TV platforms and over 40 broadcast stations reaching over 40 million homes.

Responsibilities

We're looking for a creative, driven, passionate, and experienced FINANCIAL NEWS booking producer who understands trending stories.

The successful candidate will have 5+ years experience working in newsrooms and/or financial news with expertise in booking high-profile CEOs and media personalities. A sophisticated knowledge of BUSINESS, MARKETS, economics and personal finance is highly preferred, paired with a broad cultural awareness, and instinct for what's trending.

You need to pitch timely, smart segments. You need to be able to multitask and execute an idea from start to finish - communicating with talent, juggling schedules and crews, and preparing research. The successful candidate must be a self-starter and independent worker. At the same time, he or she must be adaptable and flexible, a team player who is able to mix easily and work effectively in our small, scrappy and highly collaborative team.

Responsibilities:

  • Generating exceptional story ideas
  • Booking A-list guests, requiring excellent email and overall communication skills
  • Handling scheduling - with guests, locations, crews
  • Making sure content both meets our standards and serves our audience needs
  • Participating in social media and achieving an active rapport with users
  • Keep an eye out for emerging trends

Qualifications

  • Fast and exceptionally responsive
  • Experience in financial journalism and/or field producing
  • Knowledge of news video/TV production
  • Excellent research and writing skills
  • Strong grammar, copyediting and communication skills 
  • Familiarity with SEO, RSS, Twitter, Facebook and other social media  

Altice USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds regardless of gender, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

Altice USA, Inc. collects personal information about its applicants for employment that may include personal identifiers, professional or employment related information, photos, education information and/or protected classifications under federal and state law.  This information is collected for employment purposes, including identification, work authorization, FCRA-compliant background screening, human resource administration and compliance with federal, state and local law.

Requirements of this position include demonstration of either full vaccination status against COVID-19 or company-provided weekly COVID-19 testing.

About Altice USA

Altice USA is a communications and media company that enables its customers through the power of connectivity. With a relentless focus on challenging today’s norm while developing the telecommunication of the future, our products and services bring people closer together and connect them to the things that matter most to them, faster and more easily than ever before.

From high-speed broadband and ultra-HD video, to digital advertising solutions, local news, telephony, and wireless offerings, we are making connections possible around the country -- to businesses, to consumers, to communities, to schools, to hospitals, and everyone in between. 

Altice USA

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