News Desk, Assistant Producer - 12m FTC

Zoek Pin London, Greater London, England


Permanent (Full time)

Posted 8 days ago

NBC Universal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBC Universal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks.
CNBC International
CNBC is the world’s number one business and financial news network. Its mission is to help the influential and aspirational make astute decisions to get ahead by providing live market updates, breaking news, in-depth analysis and exclusive interviews.
CNBC’s vast portfolio includes , the online destination for global business; CNBC PRO, the network’s premium subscription service that provides real-time global market data and market analysis, as well as a growing slate of live events where consumers can experience CNBC’s award-winning journalism, live.
With headquarters in New Jersey, London, Singapore, and Abu Dhabi, CNBC provides a truly global 24-hour business briefing for senior business leaders, the financial community and those with assets to invest or protect. Today the channel is available in more than 392 million homes worldwide. CNBC also boasts a growing audience across its social media and digital video platforms.
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The News Desk Assistant Producer is responsible for booking guests and forward planning for CNBC’s European operations. The role is ideal for candidates with existing TV production experience and proven knowledge of business news content.

  • Identifying and pitching key stories and editorial themes
  • Booking and segment-producing of guests
  • Supporting live show producers in a breaking news environment
  • Building a strong list of contacts and sources in governments and corporations across EMEA
  • Field-producing polished and professional outside broadcast.
  • Researching topics and summarizing findings for producers & presenters
  • Working with digital and social teams on joint stories and production efforts


  • University degree or equivalent experience.
  • Previous experience in TV News Production and monitoring, selecting and delivering breaking news.
  • Good understanding of business and financial news
  • Capable of handling short deadlines and work in a fast-paced and demanding live news environment.
  • Good knowledge of European business, economics, and financial markets.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • High standard of written English.
  • Additional languages would be beneficial.

The responsibilities associated with this position are not limited to the above description and may be modified at any time by the Company.

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