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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 Audio & Radio has a rare opportunity for a motivated, hardworking Producer to lead its politics programming in Washington, DC. In this full-time position, the Producer will lead our coverage by writing, booking and directing 2 hours of daily programming. The Producer sets the editorial agenda and vision for Bloomberg’s live politics audio programming. In this role, they will select stories, write scripts, edit audio, and direct the show. Candidates for this opening should have extensive experience in audio storytelling, strong editorial judgment, commitment to detail and the ability to make quick decisions in a fast-paced setting.
This person will demonstrate a creative approach to tasks, have a hard-working work ethic and strong multitasking skills.
WE’LL TRUST YOU TO:
Lead production of a daily news program focused on political stories with global impact
Write and edit broadcast scripts
Communicate and coordinate with reporters across the newsroom
Record, cut and mix audio for broadcasts
Direct show anchors and audio engineers from the control room
Write and produce original audio packages and podcasts
Identify and book influential guests
Develop and implement a social media strategy to promote content
YOU’LL NEED TO HAVE:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
5+ years of broadcast, podcast and/or news production experience
Strong editorial and production skills
Extensive contacts in government and politics
Knowledge of Abode Audition audio editing software
Proficiency with newsroom software systems and agility with Windows
Experience with social media tools such as SocialFlow and audiograms
Ability to work under tight deadlines
Flexibility to adjust working schedule as business needs require
IF THIS SOUNDS LIKE YOU:
Apply if you think we’re a good match. We’ll get in touch to let you know that the next steps are, but in the meantime feel free to have a look at: https://www.bloomberg.com/company/careers/working-here/media/?tactic-page=588594
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