Responsibilities

  • Identifying newsmakers and pitching for guests.
  • Research and identifying discussion topics for interviews.
  • Planning and preparations for filming.
  • Filming on the ground.
  • Transcribing interviews and short-listing footage for TV production.
  • Source video and other elements for engineering editors to put the show together.
  • Script formatting plus possibly some basic financial writing.
  • Learn about financial markets, economics and business.
  • Provide support and ideas for digital elements of the show.
  • Partake in and support all related events including playing an active role in the company's diversity and inclusion initiatives.
  • Any other duties dependent upon varying work requirement.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • MUST BE ABLE to commit for 6 months from End June 2018 to First week of January 2019.
  • Preferred areas of study for this internship:
    • Media Studies, Economics, Business Studies, Political Science.
  • Independent self-starter with lots of creativity and initiative.
  • Able to learn quickly and absorb specific instructions, fast.
  • Able to work under pressure and tight deadlines.
  • Passionate about Business and/or tv journalism.
  • Ready to learn and motivated by this exciting ‘breaking news’ industry.
  • General awesomeness!
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