CNBC is the world’s number one channel for business news and broadcasts live programming on the EMEA and Asia Pacific markets every business day. CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products including CNBC.com, the online destination for global business and a suite of apps including the CNBC Real-Time iPhone and iPad Apps.
- Guest Booker/Field Producer
- Abu Dhabi Global Market Authorities Building
You’ll be responsible for producing scheduled and breaking-news related outside broadcasts, and for booking influential guests for CNBC’s Middle East operations. You’ll be our lead in-the-field producer for CNBC Middle East OBs which will include planning and executing logistics, booking high profile guests, preparing on-air presenters and ensuring our swift response to breaking news. You have a clear vision of best practice in field production, and are able to identify the multiple angles of an event or story.
The role is ideal for candidates with a proven track record of field production and guest booking, extensive knowledge of business news and substantial experience coordinating logistics outside of the studio. All of this has given you the ability to work well to short deadlines and at a fast pace. As well as the business and financial markets, you have a strong base of technical skills and the role social media now plays in news broadcasting. You need to be able to work in UAE.