Booking Production Assistant (2022-32881)
We are Altice USA; a family of businesses that includes Optimum, Suddenlink, Optimum Mobile, Optimum Business, A4 advertising, Cheddar, and News12. Our common goal is connecting our customers to friends and family, shows they love, advertising that resonates and news that matters. We're building a workforce that thrives on collaboration, inclusion, and innovation. We hope connecting you to a potential role is just the beginning.Responsibilities
We are looking for a driven, creative, and passionate production assistant who will work directly with the Cheddar booking team in the coordination and securing of 30+ live guests daily.
The successful candidate should be comfortable working in a fast-paced newsroom environment, have an understanding for breaking and trending stories, and an appetite for learning how to communicate with and approach high-profile talent and build relationships.
The successful candidate must be a self-starter and independent worker. You will be expected to pitch timely, smart segments. You'll help juggle schedules, logistics, prep research, and greet in-studio guests. You will have the opportunity to learn from the Cheddar booking team, and book guests yourself over time.
Responsibilities:· Generating exceptional story ideas· Handling scheduling and logistics - with guests, locations, crews· Booking A-list guests, requiring excellent email and overall communication skillsQualifications
· Fast and exceptionally responsive· Knowledge of news video/TV production· Excellent research and writing skills· Strong grammar, copyediting and communication skills· Familiarity with SEO, RSS, Twitter, Facebook and other social media
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