Al Jazeera America seeks executive producer for business

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Al Jazeera

SUMMARY:

Produce business segments and programs and liaise with news desks for global coverage needs. Manage graphics production and liaise with gallery staff. Edit scripts for business programs.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To lead business coverage editorially
  • To produce accurate, balanced, well produced, viewer focused business programs
  • To ensure AJ content and coverage is consistent with AJN standards and goals
  • To manage, motivate teams
  • To originate and develop news and strands

EDUCATION:

  • BA Required

EXPERIENCE:

  •  Experience in a newsroom as a senior business journalist

SKILLS:

  • Script Editing
  • Decision making
  • News judgment
  • Writing business news
  • Strong and clear communication

KNOWLEDGE:

  • Business Affairs
  • Global interest and understanding
  • TV production and technology

ABILITIES:

  • Leadership
  • Team Building
  • Fluent in English
  • Multi-tasking
  • Performing calmly in stressful situations

CORE COMPETENCIES:

  • Al Jazeera ethics and code of conduct
  • Al Jazeera spirit
  • Diversity
  • Integrity

PERFORMANCE MEASURES:

  • Quality of business news output
  • Team Management
  • Editorial Judgment

TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT:

  • Desk top Editing
  • Newsroom production system

To apply, go here.