Seeing Booker/Producer
WRNN-TV - Washington, DC

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Booker/Producer

Location:

Washington DC

RICHARD FRENCH LIVE (RFL) is an Emmy Award-winning political news talk show that covers current affairs and social issues. Created and produced by Regional News Network (RNN) “Richard French Live” features a nightly panel of politicians and newsmakers discussing the top stories of the day. In addition to daily broadcasts, the RFL website (www.rnntv.com) publishes a daily news blog, opinion pieces and original web-only multimedia features.

Required tasks :
  • Arrange interviews with lawmakers and political pundits
  • Foster ongoing relationships with lawmakers
  • Pitch interview segments to editorial staff
  • Ensure that interviews go smoothly

Required skills :
  • A deep Washington, DC rolodex
  • Knowledge of Capitol Hill politics and logistics
  • A hunger for political news
  • Ability to communicate clearly
  • Must be ambitious and have a professional telephone manner
  • Must be well versed in current events, politics, and “inside the beltway” issues
  • You will be working for a news organization that is based in New York, so the ability to be a self-starter who can manage one’s own time is essential

If interested, please send a resume and cover letter to: resume@rnntv.com

Your resume should be sent as an attachment.

In a separate attachment, please supply an answer to the following questions:

If you were tasked with finding a guest for a segment on the sequester, who would you suggest?

Please give three suggestions and why you would recommend them for the segment.

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