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Company NBC Universal

Job Title News Desk Assistant Producer

Jobid 23768-376808

Location: London, GBR

Description **Job Number** 35217BR

**Job Title** News Desk Assistant Producer

**Business Segment** CNBC

**Sub-Business** CNBC International

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** CNBC is the recognized global leader in business news, providing real-time financial market coverage and business information. CNBC’s international operations include regional networks in Europe and Asia-Pacific that provide the latest market information, unrivalled coverage of breaking news, in-depth analysis, and interviews with business leaders. CNBC in Europe reaches more than 110 million households, in addition to leading banks, financial institutions, and hotels across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. CNBC in Asia-Pacific reaches more than 70 million households in 21 countries.

**Career Level** Entry-Level

**Country** United Kingdom

**State/Province** - -

**City** London


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,


- Eligible to work in the UK

- 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.

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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