CCTVNEWS is the only 24-hour English language television channel broadcasting in China. We aim to provide global audiences with a better understanding of today’s China, while offering a Chinese perspective on international news and current affairs. CCTVNEWS is focused on becoming a high quality, trustworthy and respected global news brand, and a leading source of information for China, Asia and the world.

To meet the needs of our expanding program schedule, CCTVNEWS is seeking experienced and dynamic candidates for the following positions.

Location: Beijing(or specified locations)

Contract length: 1 year (subject to renewal)

Type of Position: Full Time

All positions require the following:
  • 5+ years experience working in the media industry
  • Native English fluency
  • University degree, preferably in journalism, media, communications, politics or economics
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Well-versed in international and regional politics and economy
  • Ability to handle tight deadlines
  • Able to work on a highly cooperative team under pressure
  • Willing to work flexible and irregular hours
  • Non-Chinese passport holder

To apply, please send a CV with writing samples and video clips to:

Positions available

Job Description:
• Host programs and news bulletins
• Anchor live coverage
• Conduct interviews with guests and talk live with correspondents in the field
• Record voice-overs, headlines and teases
• Provide advice to reporters and editors to improve scripts

• Thorough knowledge of television production techniques used in studio and in the field
• Ability to handle live breaking news
• Strong communication and research skills
• Knowledge and understanding of Asia is a plus

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