Business News Line Producer

Washington D.C.
Jun 14, 2018
Metro Area
Full Time

CGTN AMERICA in Washington DC is looking for an experienced line producer for our highly dynamic business news programming. Our shows emphasize international business and global economic news -- including trade and investment issues with a special focus on China, Latin America, technical innovation and women in the workplace.  The successful candidates would be able to work well in a team environment against tight deadlines and bring in content elements from multiple sources.  

Qualifications/ Requirements:

•                     Bachelor's Degree


•                     Over 4 years of line production experience


•                     Flexibility to work various shifts


•                     Motivated self-starter who is able to work independently and in a team environment


•                     International news experience essential and some business news knowledge preferred



Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  •                      Having the ability to juggle multiple tasks and switch gears quickly
  •                      Using all production elements accurately, consistently and creatively
  •                      Monitoring wires and feed sources for updated information
  •                      Timing programs and segments with a good sense of pacing, energy and urgency
  •                      Working with assignment editors, reporters, writers and bookers while making editorial and content decisions in accordance with Executive Producer
  •                      At times helping to generate editorial content for Global Business
  •                      Bringing fresh ideas and approaches to presenting complex financial stores to a global general audience
  •                      Coordinating with producers, reporters, and guest bookers throughout the production process
  •                      Helping to promote programming on digital media as well as working with the digital media team to produce original content for the web
  •                      At times participating in other newsroom duties as required by Executive Producer



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