Director of Booking
Editorial | New York, NY | Full Time
Insider Inc. is looking for a Director of Booking.
This person's mission is simple: Secure high-profile interviews with CEOs, business leaders, celebrities and newsmakers for several franchises including our new daily news show, "This is Success" podcast, Ignition conference, and Business Insider and INSIDER sites.
Other responsibilities include:
-Coordinating across company to ensure all franchises and departments are getting the most out of guests coming through the door.
-Brainstorming creative ways to sell our platform and viewership to potential guests. What can we offer them that other news organizations can't?
-Coordinating with marketing, PR and distribution teams to raise the profile of these interviews via social media and other efforts.
-Coordinating with editors across newsrooms to ensure all platforms have distinct and compelling interviews during major news events.
The ideal candidate has several years experience booking for a network, event, or digital media brand and an impressive rolodex of contacts, particularly in tech and finance.
Please include a cover letter and resume to be considered.
Insider Inc. is the publisher of INSIDER, Markets Insider, and 17 international editions of Business Insider, including the flagship NY-based US edition. The company pioneered a digital-native approach to news and information that is social and mobile at its core, for an ambitious and curious global audience that grew up with digital. The company launched in 2007, and in ten years, Business Insider has grown to become the most favorite business news brand in the world, when measured by reach. Insider Inc. reaches a global audience of several hundred million readers and viewers. The company also offers a subscription research service, Business Insider Intelligence (BII), that provides in-depth insight, data, and analysis of digital topics. Every year the company hosts IGNITION, an influential media and technology conference. Insider Inc. is a subsidiary of Axel Springer SE. We are always looking for talented, curious and motivated individuals to join our growing team.