DohaJob Purpose Summary : The Producer online is responsible for writing and editing the day's news agenda based on agency copy and in-house resources.
Contract Type : FreelanceKey Responsibilities & Accountabilities : The candidate must have strong writing / editing skills.
He / she will also be expected to be well versed in video and video editing.Pitch compelling stories in compliance with Al Jazeera’s editorial policyTemplating and classifying articles.
Ensure proper insertion of related stories and read also service.Working on social videosAssisting the news desk when requiredRequirement and Skills : Minimum Bachelor Degree in Journalism, Media, Communications, or related fieldsMinimum 3 years of professional experience in online news or related fields for the Producerscripting and narrative skills.
Interpersonal and communication skills strong enough to establish credibility with colleagues and senior presentersSkilled at fostering strong working relationships with a wide range of people inside and outside Al Jazeera.
Broad knowledge of regional and international news and current affairs