Cheddar is a live Post Cable Network focused on covering the most innovative products, technologies, and services transforming our lives. The network covers this news through the lens of the companies and executives driving these changes. Cheddar broadcasts from Post 10 on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange and the Sprint Flatiron Building Store. It is available on Sling TV, Amazon, Pluto, 60% of smart tvs in the U.S., Vimeo and Twitter. The company was founded by Jon Steinberg, President and Chief Operating Officer of BuzzFeed from 2010 to 2014. Its investors include Lightspeed Venture Partners, Raine Ventures, Comcast Ventures, AT&T, Amazon and Ribbit Capital.
Cheddar is looking for a creative, organized, and experienced journalist to join the ranks of our on-air talent with a focus on our Twitter broadcasts. This candidate must be an experienced TV business news journalist with a distinct love of technology and media that borders on obsession.
As Twitter Anchor it’s your job to both cover the news of the day while actively engaging with our viewers on Twitter. You both need to talk to the camera, interview guests, and tweet at the same time! It's a lot to juggle but can be done! You must have 50,000 followers and experience covering the news on Twitter!
Check out what we are up to at Twitter.com/cheddar and 9am and 3pm EST at http://cheddar.twitter.com
Anchor Cheddar news broadcasts
Actively tweet during broadcasts you anchor and engage with viewers
Partner with product, research and growth and social teams to align editorial goals on Twitter
50,000+ Twitter followers
Engaged Twitter usage and follower base related to news
Minimum 3 years’ experience in TV or digital newsrooms
Strong news judgment with an expertise in understanding business and technology news
Track record of being a creative thinker able to develop and execute new concepts
Demonstrable expertise in setting vision and strategy and motivating teams to achieve results