• Publication date: March 30, 2016

Senior Digital journalist

Job Responsibilities and Requirements

(mbc.net) Responsibilities

  • Create articles and written content for Digital platforms
  • Follow up on deliverables for each show
  • Lead the live covering team during the live show
  • Coordinate with producers and staff of each show
  • Write and implement digital Strategy
  • Write and implement digital plan for platforms
  • Follow up and be responsible of the logistics needed for team during each live coverage.
  • Come up with brand oriented content ideas for branded content.
  • Improve interactivity with new ideas and content
  • Creative thinker in utilizing new media tools to maximize exposure for new media content.
  • Generate ideas that are technically feasible and provide creative solutions
  • Conduct interviews with celebrities
  • Participate in editorial meetings and suggest stories/reports to cover
  • Use Photoshop when needed for coverage and create visuals for Digital platforms
  • Update content on all Digital platforms
  • Cover events for Digital platforms
  • Create and film video reports, short clips.
  • Create content for infographics.
  • Lead the assigned unit.
  • Perform other tasks & duties as and when required

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Multimedia or Digital Production
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in similar position and field.
  • Fluent in English and Arabic
  • Experience in multimedia, interactive technology, design and animation
  • Experience in Production and post-production field.
  • Creative flair and a good understanding of technical processes
  • Adobe Premiere, Photoshop
  • Knowledge in News Broadcast Field

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