We are looking for a news junkie digital producer, to join the digital news room at Ana Alaraby (Dailies) to produce outstanding, digital friendly and sharp content (social videos, raw videos, contextual videos and cards) that covers current affairs and news on its wide spectrum (politics, sport, entertainment, pop culture, art, etc.
Main Duties and Responsibilities :
Pitch ideas for daily videos, with the ability to demonstrate and be an expert in certain topics.
Produce the average of 2 social videos on a daily basis, averaging 3-to-5 minutes in length.
Research, write, edit, visualize a high-end script with sharp and unique editorial angle for different digital platforms, and knows the best practices for each platform.
Write a powerful trending topic story in a creative, engaging and attractive way using creative storytelling techniques.
Breaking down complex news stories into attractive, factually accurate and well told social videos, with style of depth, sensitivity, and originality.
Mastery of Arabic and ability to write for social media platforms effectively in Arabic.
Strong skills in English.
You may be required to do video editing.
Excellent sense of timing, ability to work under pressure and
Sound editorial judgment of global issues especially MENA region.
Package and delivery videos up to the digital market standards.
Identify stories from a range of sources, from wires, to Alaraby field reporters, to user generated content.
Find visual ways to tell stories that may not have a strong visual element.
Conduct Skype interviews with activists, candidates, lawmakers, online creators, and other individuals frequently covered in our news videos.
Qualifications : Experience : Min : 3 Salary : Unspecified