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London, UK: Studio Director - CGTN




Job Vacancy: Studio Director - CGTN

Location: London, UK

Studio Director

Supervise and direct the live on-air multi camera output for a television news for this global television network.

The COMPANY
CGTN Europe is a brand, new multimedia production centre in Chiswick Business Park operates from a modern, purpose-built newsroom. It will join the other regional CGTN hubs in Beijing, Nairobi and DC in helping the network to set the news agenda across the UK and Europe, by broadcasting and publishing award-winning news and current affairs content that will provide a fresh take on European political, economic, social and cultural affairs.

The ROLE
As a Studio Director, you will supervise and direct the live on-air multi camera output for business and news programmes.

Key Responsibilities -
  • Supervise and direct the live on-air multi camera output for business and news programmes and our flagship show - The Agenda
  • Knowledge of Mosart automation as well non automated studios
  • Coordinate the identification, development and deployment of workflow opportunities and improvements.
  • Anticipate, react to, and resolve technical and operational issues.
  • Assist in training and mentoring staff and freelancers, and work on any ongoing improvement and training issues.
  • Be prepared to work varied shift hours including evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Familiar of working within a culturally and ethnically diverse staff.
  • Reporting and documenting of errors and analysis of causes
  • Good critical-thinking skills and exemplary decision-making and judgment abilities.
  • Requires active listening and learning ability, good communication skills, the ability to multitask and manage time and solve problems.
  • Team player

The CANDIDATE
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Network Television production.
  • Must have considerable industry work experience and extensive industry knowledge and technical expertise related to TV production.
  • Project work
  • Knowledge of health and safety

The REWARDS
An attractive salary is available to the successful candidate.

If your skills & experience fit the above requirements and you would like to take the next step, please apply via email attaching your CV in WORD format.: europe2@cgtncorp.com
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