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Reporter-Producer - Mandarin Speaking

Reuters Broadcast Solutions is looking for a Mandarin-speaking Reporter-Producer to work in London.


The successful candidate will report on a range of topics, but mainly business news.

About Us

Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world’s largest international multimedia news provider reaching more than one billion people every day. Reuters provides trusted business, financial, national, and international news to professionals via Thomson Reuters desktops, the world's media organizations, and directly to consumers at Reuters.com and via Reuters TV.


About the Role

Summary:

  • Business Unit:  Broadcast Solutions
  • Position Title:  Mandarin-speaking Reporter/Producer
  • Duration: 1 year fixed term contract
  • Location:  London.


Reuters Broadcast Solutions is looking for a Mandarin-speaking broadcast journalist to work in London.


The successful candidate will report on a range of topics, but mainly business news.


He/she will be expected to digest the European news agenda and deliver live and packaged content for a Chinese audience.


They will be expected to produce packaged video and live/as live content in Mandarin to tight deadlines. A positive, can-do attitude is a must. 


A proven editorial background is essential and some on-camera presenting and reporting skills. Candidates must be as comfortable presenting in a studio environment as reporting live in the field. This position will require strong communication skills. The candidate will work closely with the Reuters London and global teams as well as with clients.  The position involves some travel and flexible work hours.


Major Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

  • Daily live reporting in Mandarin
  • Writing scripts in Mandarin
  • Digesting European business news and delivering for Chinese audience
  • Putting together packaged news reports.

Key Relationships:

Working closely with Senior reporter and reporting to Broadcast Solutions Global Editor.


About You

Essential Skills:

  • Mandarin-speaking
  • Broadcast writing
  • On-camera presenting and reporting skills.


Desired Skills:

  • Video editing
  • Reporting business news an advantage
  • Knowledge of Chinese TV audiences.

Education/ Certifications:

  • Degree level position.

About the Company

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 25,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.


As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.


We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.


Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.


Next Step
To Apply:
Please CLICK HERE to see this role on our own careers site and apply.

Please note, the deadline for applications is Friday 29th November 2019 at 11.59pm UK Time.


To learn more about what we offer, please visit thomsonreuters.com/careers.

More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on 
thomsonreuters.com.