BBC World Service Latest Job Recruitment In Nigeria 2018

Broadcast Journalist

Requirements for Broadcast Journalist Job

  • A full command and up to date knowledge of written and spoken Pidgin
  • Experience of video production, editing and storytelling.
  • Experience of using video editing software similar to Q-edit or FCPX.
  • In depth understanding of digital and social platforms – the BBC’s and others – and the different ways audiences are consuming news in Africa
  • A strong journalistic track record with knowledge of Africa and African affairs.
  • Experience in social-first content production and audience engagement.
  • Ability to work well with other producers, reporters and teams.
  • Wide and up to date familiarity with the area/s to which the Service broadcasts including Africa , Nigeria and West African affairs and an in-depth understanding of the area/s history, politics, social issues and culture as well as the changing needs of the audience. An extensive knowledge of the media situation in the target area and the way it is developing.
  • Proven editorial judgment and flair, able to make sound decisions quickly.
  • Knowledge of the BBC’s Editorial Guidelines and commitment to the editorial aims of BBC News.
  • Must be able to work well and calmly in a live newsroom environment; handle a rapidly changing news agenda, and have the temperament to enjoy the process.
  • Must be able to demonstrate sense of visual awareness as well as technical aptitude.
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety policies and practices.

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Senior Broadcast Journalist

Required Skills and Work Experience for Senior Broadcast Journalist Job

  • Fluency and up to date knowledge of Pidgin and the ability to type quickly and accurately.
  • Fluency in English, written and spoken English and the ability to communicate effectively.
  • Familiarity with digital news production systems and writing with flare for pictures. An understanding of social media is essential.
  • A willingness to learn to operate new technology systems and to be able to adapt to different working methods.
  • A good knowledge of online journalism techniques.
  • An ability to mentor, lead and inspire a team of journalists to bring out the best in them.
  • A demonstrable interest in working in a multimedia environment and in encouraging audience engagement.
  • A thorough knowledge and understanding of Nigerian, African and international current affairs.
  • A good broadcasting voice and the ability to acquire the appropriate presentation style is desirable.
  • A willingness to understand and adopt BBC Editorial Guidelines and to abide by BBC Values.
  • Knowledge of the aims, objectives and standards of BBC World Service and Global News.

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BBC World Service Latest Job Recruitment In Nigeria 2018

BBC World Service Latest Job Recruitment In Nigeria 2018

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