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Journalist Job Description

Job Overview

We are looking for an inquisitive Journalist who will contribute in publishing accurate and timely news. You will be responsible for conducting research, sourcing news, interviewing individuals, writing informational articles and stories. You will be engaging and increasing our audience. As a Journalist, you should be passionate, proactive, and skilled in writing. You should also be capable to communicate clearly, entertain and inform readers.

If you consider yourself a suitable candidate for this position, please apply now!

Responsibilities

  • Direct researches to reveal an interesting and critical news.

  • Gather first-hand information by being present as a person in happenings. Accumulate, verify and interpret information to convert them into engaging news.

  • Acquire more data by interviewing key people (witnesses, sources and so on.)

  • Utilize findings to develop a well-composed article. Ensure that you hold familiarity with the reader's perspective.

  • Take photos, video or sound recording to record occasions and facts.

  • Compose and report stories for web, print, radio and TV as per the endorsed style guides.

  • Get assignments or examine the authenticity of news or tips.

  • Agree to the ethical code of the profession and manage notes and sound recordings.

  • Collaborate with different writers, editors and makers to ensure we have an efficient working model.

  • Set up contacts for future research.

  • Focus on improvements by studying newspapers, journals, research papers, attending occasions and so on.

Requirements

  • BS/BA degree in Journalism, Mass communication or relevant field.

  • Proven 2+ year experience as a Journalist or relevant position.

  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills. Excellent writing and research skills.

  • Customer oriented, self-directed and self-motivated individual.

  • Outstanding time management skills.

  • Passionate about media and telecommunication technology.

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