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: email@example.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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