Summary : Do you have a passion for international news?Do you want to be part of an award winning team of journalists in Doha?
Can you help drive a diverse, varied and ambitious global agenda?We are looking for enthusiastic, creative News Editors to join our headquarters.
Applicants should have a proven track record in television news.Key Responsibilities : Read in and have an overview of international updates through all available sources (news wires, other agencies, newspapers, social media and internet etc.
Develop the Aljazeera English news agenda for the day with the Executive ProducerCommission stories and assign tasks to the news teams around the world and rest of the news deskMobilize teams on breaking news, plan travel, logistics and safety arrangementsReview and re write news scripts for packages, giving feedback to Reporters and Correspondents where appropriateBrief Reporters / Correspondents on story direction and developmentsLiaise with Executive Producer and Doha output team on coverage of live events and rolling newsBrief presenters on interviews and live two waysHelp with planning and logistics of following day’s coverage if requiredYou will have : Minimum Bachelor Degree in Journalism, Media, Communication or other related fieldsMinimum 7 years of professional experience in TV or related fields with in field reporting and journalism experience.
Experience running a large news desk operation is essential. Field news production experience is an asset.