Deputy News Editor - Al Jazeera English

English Channel Doha, Qatar


Position at Al Jazeera Media Network


Al Jazeera English is an award-winning 24-hour international news channel that provides unrivalled coverage of world affairs.

Exciting opportunities now exist at our headquarters in Doha for experienced journalists, producers, programme editors and presenters to join the team.

Deputy News Editor
Assists the News Editor in the running of the Newsdesk and takes responsibility for multiple stories. You will have a thorough knowledge of international news, communicate effectively with correspondents and producers in the field, and keep newsroom colleagues informed.

The Ideal Candidate:
  • At least 5 years in international news
  • Knowledge of local and international current affairs
  • Knowledge of news sources and Aljazeera editorial integrity and ethics
  • Knowledge of editorial and journalistic standards
  • Knowledge and understanding of work flow of a large global news operation