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General News Reporter

Job Description

Job Description:
CGTN
China Global Television Network, or CGTN, is China’s new international media organization. It was launched by the national broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV) on December 31, 2016.
By launching CGTN, we want to re-brand our product to the world, to cope with the global trend in media convergence.
CGTN English is the flagship channel. The strategy, “Mobile first”, aims to fulfill the demands of global viewers and users for easier access to content on different platforms.
With an international team of professionals from more than 70 countries and regions, CGTN is an investment in the future of news media.

GENERAL NEWS REPORTER:

We are now seeking a General News Reporter, to join the news gathering team at our global headquarters in Beijing.

Key responsibilities:

Deliver news content across all CGTN platforms.
Be proficient in writing and structuring packages in a high pressure, deadline-driven environment.
Deliver live reports to air with fluency and authority for breaking news and updates.
Have a proven history of breaking stories and generating distinctive content for the daily news agenda.
Work long hours under deadline pressure.
Demonstrate a willingness to embrace the digital world and new technology.
Demonstrate strong cross-cultural skills to influence multiple stake-holders.
Requirements:
Required Experience:

Degree in Journalism, Communications or related field.
3-5 + years in broadcast journalism with international news experience.
Fluent English speaker and familiarity with Mandarin Chinese preferred.
Have demonstrated a passion for delivering news in a fast, accurate and compelling way to a global audience.
Proven team player who can overcome communication gaps and rapidly-changing scenarios.
Knowledge of iNews and video editing proficiency
Live shot ENG production experience.
A strong grasp of international affairs, with a deep interest in China and other APAC countries.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume with “General News Reporter” in the subject line.

Job Function

Writing/Editing

Salary/Benefits

Negotiable

Desired Skills and Experience

Required Experience:

Degree in Journalism, Communications or related field.
3-5 + years in broadcast journalism with international news experience.
Fluent English speaker and familiarity with Mandarin Chinese preferred.
Have demonstrated a passion for delivering news in a fast, accurate and compelling way to a global audience.
Proven team player who can overcome communication gaps and rapidly-changing scenarios.
Knowledge of iNews and video editing proficiency
Live shot ENG production experience.
A strong grasp of international affairs, with a deep interest in China and other APAC countries.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume with “General News Reporter” in the subject line.

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Job Location

Beijing, China

Job Details

Company:
Mandarin Cafe
Location
  • China: Beijing
Employment type:
Full Time
Languages:
English
Applicants:
Experience:
Industry:
Broadcast Media, Writing and Editing
Job ID:
5143

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