CGTN America is looking for a Freelance Operations Producer.
- Leverages comprehensive knowledge of High Definition broadcast transmission standards and applications
- Maintains a working knowledge of current High Definition broadcast standards and evolving broadcast technology.
- Supervises all aspects of their show cycle, demonstrating strict attention to detail, accountability and contingency plans.
- Manages technical, operational and cost variables within daily transmission workflow
- Ensures both fiscal responsibility and operational integrity when coordinating live coverage of breaking news and planned events.
- Applies considerable ingenuity, “out of the box” creative thinking and analytical skills to identify, evaluate and resolve complex problems within their assignments
- Meets all transmission deadlines within daily broadcast schedule
- Gathers and effectively communicates mission critical transmission lines information to all News Operations, Master Control and Studio Operations personnel
- Demonstrates working knowledge of cell bonding and IP transmission devices, leveraging where appropriate
- Operates within the defined goals of the News Operations department
- Demonstrates flexibility with working hours, including weekends and nights.
- Performs well in a high pressure, deadline driven environment.
- Demonstrates experience in breaking news scenarios and sound decision making ability when under pressure.
- Has in depth knowledge of logistics and costs with regard to procuring on air television content
- Ability to perform daily responsibilities swiftly, accurately and comprehensively
- Team player who can overcome communication gaps and rapidly changing scenarios to deliver positive results
- 5 + years of broadcast television experience
- International news gathering and television field experience a plus
*some evening and weekend shifts required*
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