TVC News Reporter / Correspondent Job in Kenya

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
 

 

Job Description
  • 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.
To Apply
  • 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 hr@tvcontinental.tv

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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