Jack Tarrant

Freelance Television News Producer at Reuters Television

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • TV
  • Copywriting
  • Editing
  • Journalism
  • Blogs
  • Online
  • Print
  • Video
  • Human Interest
  • Producing
  • News
  • Proofreading
  • Digital Video
  • Media
  • Social

Work history


Freelance Television News Producer

Reuters Television

Mar 2013
  • Working for Reuters Television at their Global Headquarters in London. Working, specifically, within news and sports editorial teams covering the European, Middle East and Africa regions. Cutting and editing agency video material for global distribution at a broadcast standard. These edits are to be produced quickly and accurately and to the industry-recognized standards of excellence expected from all Reuters material. Writing accurate and clearly understandable scripts for a global TV audience. Editing video and producing scripts whilst in the field. Requires working in a high-pressure environment and maintaining high standards of quality. Working closely with global bureaux across all continents to gather, process and distribute material. Involves short-term and long-term editorial planning and assigning stories to Reuters team of journalists and cameramen worldwide. Booking satellites and ingesting material into Reuters servers quickly to increase speed of distribution to clients. Working on client-facing desks, communicating with Reuters' worldwide and diverse client base in order to provide client-focussed content.This role demands intuitive personal skills, an ability to work under pressure and to balance the demands of various clients with the abilities and resources available to Reuters TV.


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