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  • Posted: Jan 12, 2022
    Deadline: Jan 17, 2022
  • Royal Media Services Limited is the largest electronic Media House in Kenya. Home to the most popular television and radio channels according to audience share, at Royal Media Services we fashion our programming primarily to connect with our audiences. Our brands are Citizen TV, Inooro TV, Radio Citizen, Ramogi FM, Inooro FM, Musyi FM, Chamgei FM, Muuga FM, ...
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    Correspondent - Isiolo, Mandera, Marsabit

    REF: HRD/ML/CORR/01/2022

    He/she will be required to source, generate, package and present the news. He/she will report to the News Editor
    Available Vacancies: One (3)

    Key roles & responsibilities

    • Ability to shoot visual content, report, write, edit and produce stories on deadline for multiple platforms – Tv, Radio, digital and social media platforms
    • Superior on-camera presentation
    • Capture quality footage
    • Edit footage as needed
    • Provide practical and creative input to scene planning
    • Offer creative and innovative ideas for elevated storytelling
    • Excellent writing skills, with solid news judgment and ethical decision-making skills
    • Generating ideas for news stories and news features
    • Following leads from news agencies, the police, the public, press conferences and other sources
    • Generating ideas to head of desks , editors and producers
    • Writing scripts for bulletins, headlines and special reports
    • Exercising judgment on the best story angle
    • Preparing material for both pre-recorded and live pieces
    • Developing and maintaining useful contacts and relations with news sources

    Academic and professional/work Experience

    • Degree in journalism, mass communications or any other related field
    • At least one year relevant experience as a reporter / correspondent in a busy media house.

    Essential Competences

    • Excellent written and spoken Borana ,English and Swahili (Attach Borana, English and Swahili demo in mp3 format)
    • An edge for news or features, ability for quick thinking, persistence, personal initiative and a good memory
    • Sound knowledge of the local and international social, political and economic news-shaping environment
    • A clear communicating voice
    • Ability to report accurately and impartially.

    Method of Application

    If you find this a good challenge and you qualify, please send your application and CV to [email protected]. Clearly cite Job REF No.
    Closing date will be Monday 17th of January 2022.
    Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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