Producer - Programs - Al Jazeera Arabic

Arabic Channel Doha, Qatar


Description

Position at Al Jazeera Media Network

Summary:

The Producer of Programs of Al Jazeera Arabic Channel produces program/s achieving best quality in all stages: pre-production, production and post-production.

Programs include talk shows, magazines, segments and documentaries (in-house, commissioning, acquisition and re-version), whether live or recorded.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate ideas/scripts and able to present and comment verbally and in written.
  • Search and navigate stories/topics with appropriate editorial and technical judgement, with sufficient writing and picture editing skills.
  • Communicate verbally and in written with all level needed stakeholders for achieving the tasks needed
  • Deliver to deadlines within time and budget.
  • Source, create and edit appropriate visual/audio material to illustrate content, within time and budget created.
  • Evaluate viewing content editorially and artistically within appropriate timetables, ensuring content is with no major or minor flaws.
  • Create compelling promotional content across different platforms.
  • Recognize copyright clearances, legal issues and professionally documenting all needed for broadcast content.

Job Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Bilingual – Arabic & English
  • Minimum Bachelor Degree in Journalism, Media, Communication, or other related fields
  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience as Assistant Producer or related field.
  • Excellent scripting and narrative skills.
  • Skilled at leading and motivating teams, encouraging and developing production staff.