TVC News is a 24-hour Pan-African News Channel offering a fresh perspective on African and world events.
Broadcasting from Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital and with offices and correspondents across Nigeria and Africa.
TVC News is the continent’s first truly Pan-African news channel, looking at the world through African eyes.
Reporter / Correspondent
- Collects and analyzes information about newsworthy events in Kenya and Eastern African countries, to write news stories for broadcast;
- Receives assignment or evaluates news leads and news tips to develop story ideas;
- Gathers and verifies factual information regarding stories through interview;
- Organizes material, determines slant or emphasis and writes story according to prescribed editorial style and format standards;
- Use video to illustrate stories;
- Appear on television programs in live or recorded reports from site of event or mobile broadcast unit;
- Transmit information to Bulletin Editor for story writing;
- Must be versatile in reporting different events such as sports, fires, accidents, political affairs, the judiciary, law enforcement
- May be assigned to outlying areas or foreign countries and be designated Correspondent or Foreign Correspondent;
- Other duties as assigned.
We are looking for someone with
- University degree in journalism or mass communication from a reputable university
- At least Seven years professional experience.
- Proven excellent planning and coordination skills and ability to produce TV news reports
- Integrity and professionalism
- Strong analytical skills and a team player who is able to work well within a multicultural environment.
- Send a full CV that must include 3 referees and a cover letter
- Include 3 YouTube links with a news feature, a current affairs story and a news report on an East African issue.
The deadline is 18th May, 2016.
Please email your CV, cover letter and YouTube Links to firstname.lastname@example.org
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.