Associate Producer
Abu Dhabi
منذ 71 يوم


The (Field / Booker) is responsible for producing scheduled and breaking-news related outside broadcasts and booking influential guests for CNBC’s Middle East operations.

The role is preferable 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.

Qualifications / Requirements

  • Lead in-the-field producer for CNBC Middle East outside broadcasts
  • Planning, coordinating and executing all logistical aspects of field work
  • Sourcing appropriate location for live / tape shots (including permissions, tech considerations etc.)
  • Work with Satellite Operations desk to ensure quick, cost-effective and flexible response to breaking news
  • Work with Satellite Operations desk on scheduled events
  • Source facilities and footage from third party providers
  • Book relevant, high-level CEOs, analysts and other guests both in-studio and on-location
  • Build a reliable contacts database of influential guests in the region
  • Researching topics and summarizing findings for producers & presenters
  • Write packages, prepare on-air presenters for live hits and interviews
  • Supporting live show producers in a breaking news environment
  • Create and implement best practice guide field production
  • Identify multiple editorial angles of an event or story

  • University degree or equivalent experience
  • Previous experience within a leading international news organisation
  • Previous experience in TV News Production and monitoring, selecting and delivering breaking news
  • Specific experience in producing outside broadcasts
  • Capable of handling short deadlines and work in a fast-paced and demanding live news environment
  • Excellent knowledge of business, economics, and financial markets
  • A clear understanding of CNBC’s editorial and programming priorities
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong technical skills, with specific experience of satellite bookings, liveU operations
  • Strong understanding of the role of social media in news broadcasting and multi-platform delivery

  • Eligible to work in the UAE
  • Fluency in English required
  • Fluency in Arabic preferred
  • Additional languages would be beneficial
  • Full driving licence 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.

    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. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

    NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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