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Company: Al Jazeera Network
Position:
Assistant Editor / Web Producers
Location:
Middle East
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
February 6, 2013
Job ID: 1459209

Description:

As one of the world's most powerful broadcasters and with over 70 bureaus across the
world, Al Jazeera Media Network has built a legacy of award winning programming and
journalism that challenges established narratives providing an international audience
with comprehensive, diverse, and in-depth reporting.

Al Jazeera is looking to recruit the following positions with its operating Broadcast Center in
Doha, State of Qatar:

Assistant Editor (Website)
Aljazeera’s English website has a global following and a major social media presence.
We are looking for an experienced assistant editor to help take the Al Jazeera Media Network
to the next level.

You will be working with a web team that delivers up to date and comprehensive coverage
of world news 24/7 working in an integrated multi-media newsroom in Doha which is the hub
of the network. We also support and produce content for a broad range of award winning
Aljazeera documentaries and programmes.

You will have significant experience as a journalist working in international news and have
played a leadership role in newsroom. The role requires strong writing and communication
skills in English and good knowledge of the latest technologies for publishing text, stills and
video. Social media skills are desirable. The assistant editor plays a key supporting role in
supporting the editorial shift leader, checking copy, ensuring content is up to date and driving
the journalism forward.

Assistant Editor must be able to deliver multi-media content that is fast accurate and to a very
high standard themselves. Language skills are an advantage. Degree level qualification in
journalism or a related subject is required.

Web Producers (Website)
Aljazeera’s English website has a global following and a major social media presence.
We are looking for experienced web producers who can take the Al Jazeera Media Network
to the next level.

The web team deliver up to date and comprehensive coverage of world news 24/7 working
in an integrated multi-media newsroom in Doha which is the hub of the network. We also
support and produce content for a broad range of award winning Aljazeera documentaries
and programmes.
You will have significant experience as a journalist working in international news. The role
requires strong writing and communication skills in English and good knowledge of the latest
technologies for publishing text, stills and video. Social media skills are desirable.
Producers must be able to deliver multi-media content that is fast accurate and to a high
standard. Language skills are an advantage. Degree level qualification in journalism or
related subject is required.

A highly competitive and attractive salary and benefits package will be offered.
To view complete job description and to apply for any of the above positions, you are
requested to visit our website http://english.aljazeera.net or http://recruitment.aljazeera.net/
en. The closing date for these positions is 2 weeks after publishing of this advert and all
inquiries must be submitted by that date.

Al Jazeera English is an equal opportunity employer.

www.aljazeera.com

 

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