وظائف شاغرة

Executive Producer

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Responsible for overseeing all aspects of the production of innovative and informative newscasts and programs. Check all scripts and output for accuracy, fairness, and balance, and ensure overall vision of the television.


JOB DESCRIPTION

 Manage and motivate news/content teams to create compelling content

 Display strong leadership and solid editorial judgement

 Ensure content satisfies editorial and legal guidelines

 Set clear agenda at editorial meetings

 Encourage ideas and contributions from all staff

 Check all scripts, rundowns and output for accuracy and balance

 Decide and capitalize on breaking news

 Ensure broadcasts support overall goals and vision of the television

 Set objectives for teams and actively manage performance

 Give feedback on content and output

 Maintain effective communication with other departments and TV management

 Support content distribution to online channels and social media platforms

 Encourage and maintain high standards

 Take on Head of News Output or head of content duties when needed 

 Supervise training, mentoring and evaluation of editorial staff

 Set goals and key performance indicators

 Represent the TV at meetings, functions, and events

 Perform additional duties and take on special projects


WORK EXPERIENCE

 Minimum 7 years related experience including 3 years in a senior editorial role

 Proven track record for getting results

 Experience in social media and digital platforms an advantage


EDUCATION

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


SKILLS

 Leadership and strategic thinking

 Strong editorial judgment and decision-making

 Creative vision

 Comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of news and programs’ production

 Highest standards of writing and attention to detail

 Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines

 Excellent communication and organizational skills

 Role model, mentor and ambassador


KNOWLEDGE

 Excellent English

 Fluency in Arabic an advantage

 Wide knowledge of news, programs, documentaries, and magazine shows

 In-depth knowledge of local and regional current affairs, history, and newsmakers


JOB DEMANDS

 Smart appearance, confident and professional

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