Interview Producer - Al Jazeera English

Editorial Doha, Qatar


Description

Position at Al Jazeera Media Network

AL JAZEERA ENGLISH

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.

Interview Producer

  • You are expected to have an extensive database of guest contacts and will be required, often at very short notice, to arrange guests to appear in news bulletins and our current affairs discussion programme.
  • Must be able to conduct in-depth pre-interviews on the subject matter for which you are booking.
  • Must be able to book studios or location points for interview and arrange transport.
  • You will liaise with the presenter and programme editor regarding content. 
The Ideal Candidate:
  • Bachelor Degree in Journalism, Media, Communication or other related fields
  • At least 5 years in a similar role 
  • Knowledge in current affairs
  • Knowledge in global issues
  • Knowledge in news making contacts