Editorial Producer, Guests - AC360
Qualifications: This person must have at least five years experience booking at a major media organization. Must have an extensive contact list. Research skills are essential to this position and ability to articulate the lead editorial focus for guest interviews is the essence of this job. You will be responsible for finding the right and most appropriate voice to speak on an issue on a global scale. This person will work as necessary to fulfill these segments. Astute news awareness a must. Must have established contacts with high profile guests.Knowledge of current events, key players and issues in global affairs a must. Knowledge of CNN systems preferable; booking or production experience preferable. Second language a plus. College degree required.Duties: Job responsibilities include booking guests for live daily interviews in addition to special projects. Conducts pre-interviews over the phone and sets-up on camera interviews and b-roll shoots. Prepares background information for talent and producers. Researches and pitches provocative stories. Works contacts for long term booking opportunities. Works with segment producers to develop characters for long term stories. Performs other related duties as assigned.Must be an intuitive story hunter with strong investigative skillsTurner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers.Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.