Production Assistant (Contract)

Posted: 10/22/2019 | Expires: 10/31/2019

Location: New York, New York
Function: Writing & Editing
Specialty: Editor / Editorial, News & Journalism
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

The energy of a newsroom. The pace of a trading floor. The buzz of a recent tech breakthrough. We work hard, and we work fast - while keeping up the quality and accuracy we're known for. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time. "Our culture is wide open, just like our spaces." We bring out the best in each other. And through our countless volunteer projects, we help bring out the best in the communities around us, too. You can do amazing work here. Work you couldn't do anywhere else. It's up to you to make it happen.

Bloomberg LP has built a significant media business spanning television, digital, magazine, radio and live event platforms across the globe. In the midst of a historic time in the media industry, Bloomberg Media is setting out to become the indispensable source of information for the world's most influential business leaders.

Bloomberg is looking for a Production Assistant to help support the television and radio team at our NY Headquarters. We'll trust you to be a self-starter, with a can-do attitude and a passion for everything related to the markets. You'll be helping support the scripting and production of live segments. You'll be assisting teams in the studio and in the field. You'll be researching and booking guests for television and radio. You'll be providing scheduling assistance to our on-air talent. You'll be a team-player, and come to the table with innovative and creative ways to tell a story.

You'll need to have:

  • A Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

  • Spent time in a live news/production environment

  • Strong editorial, storytelling, communication and editing skills

  • Flexibility with hours as needed

  • A background in, and passion for journalism

Does this sound like you?

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch with you to let you know the next steps.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Bloomberg is an information leader in providing high-quality, real-time and historical data to business and financial professionals worldwide. We have been at the leading edge of the information revolution that has changed the way problems get solved.

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