News Editors/ Presenters

الوصف الوظيفي

AFKAR Production Company, is a Palestinian media company for production and publishing. 

Afkar is establishing a new English radio station “Jerusalem24”, as a part of “East Jerusalem Youth: Agents of Change” action in Palestine, implemented by Afkar in partnership with, DanChurchAid/Norwegian Church Aid, and supported by European Union.

Jerusalem24 aims to give citizens in Jerusalem and marginalized areas a wide range of opportunities to participate in a societal debate about laws and daily regulations based on IHRL and IHL. 

Jerusalem24 is seeking for the following vacancies:  

جميع الحقوق محفوظة لموقع جوبس.

متطلبات الوظيفة

1-Job Title: English News Editors/ Presenters 2

Duty Station: Ramallah

Type of Contract: Full-time position

Application Deadline: June 27th, 2020 

Roles and core responsibilities: 

  •  Generating ideas for stories and features and following leads from news agencies, the police, the public, press conferences and other sources.
  • Pitching ideas to Chief-in-editor. 
  • Prepare and/or present breaking news, detailed news, live and recorded programs. 
  • Creating original written report and news for the English website. 
  • Researching, verifying and collating evidence and information to support a story using relevant information sources such as the internet, archives, databases, etc.
  • Identifying necessary resources and deploying and managing technical crews for location shoots, including sound operators and camera crew.
  • Preparing and presenting material on air for both pre-recorded and live pieces.
  • Identifying potential interviewees, briefing them, preparing interview questions and conducting both live and recorded interviews.
  • Preparing timings for each news item.
  • Understanding and complying with media law and industry codes of conduct.
  • Works with Chief-in-editor and team to create and implement overall content plan and priorities.

Key requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field, such as media, political science or international relation.
  • Previous experience of minimum two years in similar position.
  • Fluent English speaker with excellent written and oral communication skills
  • An interest in people, news, current affairs and good general knowledge
  • Confidence in front of a camera and an 'on air' presence. 
  • The ability to work under pressure, both within teams and individually
  • Outstanding analytical skills and ability to absorb, extract and present information in a clear and understandable way
  • The ability to build rapport and to handle interactions with sensitivity, empathy and diplomacy, while maintaining impartiality. 
  • Excellent interviewing and listening skills
  • An eye for a story, with an ability to generate original ideas and the confidence to pitch to senior editors.

2-Job Title: Hebrew News Editor/ Presenter

Duty Station: Ramallah

Type of Contract: Part-time position (50%). 

Application Deadline: June 27th, 2020 

Roles and core responsibilities: 

  • Prepare and/or present breaking news, detailed news, live and recorded programs. 
  • Preparing and presenting reports on air for both pre-recorded and live pieces.
  • Creating original written report and news. 
  • Researching, verifying and collating evidence and information to support a story using relevant information sources such as the internet, archives, databases, etc
  • Preparing timings for each news item.
  • Understanding and complying with media law and industry codes of conduct.
  • Works with Chief-in-editor and team to create and implement overall content plan and priorities.

Key requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field, such as media, political science or international relation.
  • Previous experience of minimum two years in similar position.
  • Fluent Hebrew speaker with excellent written and oral communication skills
  • An interest in people, news, current affairs and good general knowledge
  • Confidence in front of a camera and an 'on air' presence. 
  • Outstanding analytical skills and ability to absorb, extract and present information in a clear and understandable way
  • The ability to build rapport and to handle interactions with sensitivity, empathy and diplomacy, while maintaining impartiality. 
  • Excellent interviewing and listening skills.
تفاصيل الوظيفة
المسمى الوظيفي News Editors/ Presenters
آخر موعد للتقديم 27 - Jun - 2020
المكان رام الله والبيرة
نوع الوظيفة دوام كامل ودوام جزئي
المستوى المهني متوسط الخبرة
الراتب N/A
الدرجة العلمية البكالوريوس
الخبرة 2 Years
آلية التقديم

How to apply? Interested candidates shall send their CV and cover letter to [email protected] , no later than 27 June 2020. 

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