Jobs: TV Producers at Thomson Reuters Hong Kong
Aug 28, 2009
In this era of media cutbacks, nice to see someone hiring! There are 2 producer slots and one administrative assistant slot.
TV Producer, Insider, Hong Kong-NEW00000905*
Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. We combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial, legal, tax and accounting, scientific, healthcare and media markets, powered by the world’s most trusted news organization. With headquarters in New York and major operations in London and Eagan, Minnesota, Thomson Reuters employs more than 50,000 people in 93 countries. More information about Thomson Reuters and its financial performance can be found on www.ThomsonReuters.com
Reuters new financial video service is looking for an experienced financial TV producer to help steer and shape news programming for Asia. The producer will produce live shows from Reuters new Hong Kong studio, and work closely with a virtual team of Insider reporters/producers dotted across the
This is a unique opportunity to be at the forefront of Reuters’ new multimedia push and provide a global audience of finance specialists with important financial stories emanating from Sydney to Seoul.
The producer will be responsible for getting Insider’s live programming to air, steering shows on financial topics ranging from foreign exchange to commodities and breaking general news.
Working on a new multimedia product, the producer should be able to take a fresh perspective on TV production, and be adaptable to new forms of video journalism incorporating the use of computer graphics and sophisticated data.
This position will be offered on local terms and conditions. Contact with questions: [email protected]
– Proven track record in live TV production
– Minimum 5 years financial news experience; focus on Asia a plus
– Ability to work under tight deadlines, digesting sometimes complex stories quickly
– Experience with digital editing systems, graphics systems, Reuters screens a plus
– Strong writing, organisational skills and teamwork skills essential
Thomson Reuters employees take pride in providing our customers around the world with information that is timely, accurate, unbiased and trusted. We have a profound respect for the professions and customers we serve and define our success in terms of their success. Our work environment is dynamic, innovative and entrepreneurial. We have a result-oriented culture that demands excellence, agility, and the desire to move quickly and precisely to seize opportunities. Our environment is both challenging and supportive – we give employees the opportunity to develop their skills and do their best work.
Thomson Reuters values diversity of culture and thought and seeks talented, qualified employees in all its operations around the world regardless of race, gender, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other protected classification under country or local law.
Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
* Primary Location
*HKG-Hong Kong-HKG-Hong Kong-10/F Cityplaza 3
*Organization* Markets Editorial Specialists
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