Digital Producer - English Channel (Output)

English Channel Washington D.C., District Of Columbia


Description

Position at Al Jazeera Media Network

Digital Producer, The Bottom Line, Al Jazeera English

The Bottom Line is a new talk show that focuses on U.S. domestic and foreign policy.

Location: Washington, DC

Job Responsibilities:

  • Use editorial and social media judgement to manage the show’s social platforms and digital footprint.
  • Manage the show’s web presence on Aljazeera.com.
  • Inventively and consistently expand the reach of the show and connect to new audiences interested in the issues covered by the show.
  • Curate and publish material from the show on digital platforms, in addition to creation of original video/graphics content relevant to the show.
  • Engage with audiences, and pitch ideas based on community sentiment.
  • Work with digital analytics tools.
  • Provide support and assistance in all aspects of producing the show.
  • Ability to occasionally work outside of normal business hours.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Journalism experience
  • Strong understanding of U.S. domestic and foreign policy
  • College degree
  • Strong writing skills
  • Strong social media skills
  • Creative video editing skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Broadcast scripting skills
  • Live TV production skills
  • Animation/graphics skills
  • Multilingual
  • Experience with online CMS
  • Zero mistakes in English usage, grammar and punctuation
  • Passion for U.S. domestic and foreign policy