Assistant to Charlie Rose

Posted On: July 7, 2014

Journalism Job

Media Organization: Charlie Rose

Company Description

Emmy award winning journalist Charlie Rose has been praised as "one of America's premier interviewers." He is the host of Charlie Rose, the nightly PBS program that engages America's best thinkers, writers, politicians, athletes, entertainers, business leaders, scientists and other newsmakers. USA Today calls Charlie Rose, "TV's most addictive talk show." New York Newsday says, "Charlie's show is the place to get engaging, literate conversation... Bluntly, he is the best interviewer around today."

Job Description

Assistant to Charlie Rose
Contributor, 60 MINUTES

The primary responsibility of this position is coordinating editorial material for the above television programs, speeches and global events.

This is also an editorial responsibility: you will be the coordinator who works directly with him to insure he has the guests, ideas, materials and insights from all sources for his demanding responsibilities.

The job requires person-to-person skills to coordinate with a talented staff of producers and editors, a full command of social media, and a genuine curiosity about the ideas and people that daily shape our world.

The appeal of Charlie Rose, the person and the work, has been enhanced by the global distribution of his program on Bloomberg Television and by his role as co-anchor of CBS THIS MORNING. Together, he is seen on more digital platforms around the world than perhaps any other journalist. With the launch of CHARLIE ROSE : THE WEEK on PBS in prime-time and the inauguration of his annual conference in Aspen, this role is essential.

This is a new, unique and rewarding responsibility. It demands someone who shares his drive, curiosity, and commitment to excellence and believes deeply in the appeal of storytelling at its best, executed with passion.

The job comes demands a strong work ethic, and candidates should bring with them the desire to engage the most interesting people, travel, learn new things, stay ahead of the curve and play an important role in smart conversation. International candidates, and/or those with proficiency in multiple languages are encouraged to apply.

To Apply

Please send your resume and short statement expressing interest to Isheta Salgaocar

Deadline: July 25th, 2014.