وظائف شاغرة

Reporter

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Reporting to the Director of Programs, the Head of Editing will work across a range of television series and digital productions.  He/she will be responsible for delivery of numerous prerecorded studio, digital, news and promotional outputs. Managing a staff of editors and data wranglers, he/she will work closely with executive producer, series and senior producers, producers and production managers. They will also work with MCR and transmission colleagues.


JOB DESCRIPTION

 Cover a full range of stories for News and Programs in a clear and concise manner

 Respond to breaking news and other urgent newsroom/programs situations as required

 Prepare and present material for pre-recorded and live pieces 

 Research, verify and collate information to support stories

 Work on developing stories and feed the newsroom/programs with last updates

 Maintain the news ticker up-to-date and produce packages for the digital platforms

 Attend editorial meetings and propose stories ideas

 Must understand legal parameters pertaining to news, programs, and digital content

 Fill in anchoring is also a possibility with this job

 Travel and relocate depending on editorial needs

 Perform additional duties and take on special projects


WORK EXPERIENCE

 Minimum 1 year of professional experience as reporter

 Experience in social media and digital platforms is an advantage


EDUCATION

Minimum bachelor’s degree in journalism or in a related field


SKILLS

 Excellent writing skills

 Excellent editorial judgment skills

 Creative vision and plan for content

 Excellent communication skill

 Computer and media asset management systems (e. INEWS)


KNOWLEDGE

 Excellent English

 Fluency in Arabic will be an advantage

 Editing and shooting 

 Expansive knowledge of local/regional current affairs 

 Some positions will require expertise in specific fields


JOB DEMANDS

 Excellent personal presentation

 Good speaking voice

 Able to accommodate flexible work schedule to support 24/7 TV environment including overnight and weekend assignment