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  • Posted: Sep 10, 2021
    Deadline: Sep 17, 2021
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    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 F...
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    Ramogi TV News Reporter

    Royal Media Services Limited wishes to recruit a suitably qualified individual to the position of News Reporter. He/she will be required to source, generate, package and present news stories. He/she will report to the News Editor.

    Available Vacancies: Three (3)

    Key roles & responsibilities

    • Generating ideas for news stories and news features
    • Following leads on news from sources
    • Generating news ideas
    • Researching and compiling relevant information into credible TV, Radio and digital news stories
    • Writing scripts for bulletins
    • Selecting appropriate locations, pictures and sound and exercising judgment on the best story angle
    • Preparing and presenting material “on air” for both pre-recorded and live pieces
    • Identify potential interviewees, brief them, preparing interview questions and conducting both live and recorded interviews
    • Understanding and complying with media law and industry code of conduct

    Academic and professional/work Experience

    • Diploma in mass communication or any other related field from a reputable institution.
    • Degree in social science and post graduate training in journalism or mass communication will be an added advantage
    • At least one year relevant experience in a busy newsroom covering all aspects of news planning, gathering, editing and airing.

    Essential Competences

    • Excellent written and spoken Luo, English and Swahili (Attach – Luo, English and Swahili demos)
    • 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.
    • Willingness to work for long hours and on short notice
    • Willingness to travel locally and abroad to difficult and dangerous locations in the line of duty

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