Assistant Programme 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.

Assistant Programme Editor

  • Assists the Programme Editor in producing and putting news to air. Assigns stories to producers.
  • Checks copy, video and all segments of the bulletins. Must have excellent writing and video editing skills. 
  • Must be meticulous in checking on-screen graphics and straps.
  • Must ensure all news stories are up-to-date, accurate and formatted correctly. 
  • You will liaise with the News desk, correspondents, producers and presenters.
The Ideal Candidate:
  • Minimum Bachelor Degree in Journalism, Media, Communication or other related fields
  • 5 years in an international newsroom
    Knowledge in current Affairs
  • Knowledge in global issues
  • Knowledge in TV production and technology