Los Angeles Correspondent

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Los Angeles Correspondent

CGTN America is looking for a correspondent to work out of Los Angeles.

Job Responsibilities

  • Define news and feature stories of international significance for TV broadcast and digital coverage
  • Experience in breaking news and ability to travel on short notice
  • Demonstrate aptitude in covering national and international news stories
  • Write and deliver concise and comprehensive news packages and live shots.
  • Apply considerable ingenuity, “out of the box” creative thinking and analytical skills to identify, evaluate and resolve complex problems within their assignments
  • Pitch original story ideas for long and short form programming
  • Show flexibility with working hours, including weekends and nights

Required Qualifications

  • Perform well in a high pressure, deadline driven environment.
  • Demonstrate experience in breaking news scenarios and sound decision-making ability under pressure
  • Have wide knowledge not only of U.S. domestic and global news including how an event could relate to China.
  • Ability to perform daily responsibilities swiftly, accurately and comprehensively
  • Must be a good writer
  • Team player who can overcome cross-cultural 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
  • Spanish language skills a plus


TO APPLY SUBMIT RESUME TO: resumes@cgtnamerica.com

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