Contract Writer/Producer

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Feb 06, 2013
Closes
Mar 08, 2013
Contact
Ms. Bloomberg Recruitment
Category
Television
Duration
Freelance
The Role
Bloomberg News seeks a contract writer/producer for its TV affiliates network in NY. Producers are responsible for writing, editing and producing reports for local stations in the U.S. The writer/producer must be able to make quick decisions in a real time news environment and thrive under pressure. This position demands a strong understanding of what makes a compelling business news story and the ability to customize reports for different geographic areas. Flexibility with hours is required.

Qualifications:
-Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
-3+ years recent and relevant news writing/producing experience
-Strong editorial, writing and production skills and news judgment with a background in business and financial news
-Strong knowledge of the US and global financial markets and economic news
-Ability to work well in a team setting under tight deadlines
-Well-developed organizational skills
-Flexibility with hours is required

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