Job title: Multimedia Broadcast Journalist, BBC Somali
Job reference: BBC/TP/394285/12489
Contract: 12 month contract, full time
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Closing date: 17th June 2015
Are you an experienced multimedia journalist?
Do you have a passion for broadcasting?
And do you have fluency in Somali and English?
If so, we have openings for talented and enthusiastic journalists to join our team in Nairobi.
The BBC Somali Service is the most trusted Somali news service on radio, online (bbcsomali.com), mobile and social media to our audiences in the Horn of Africa and across the diaspora.
As a Multimedia Broadcast Journalist among your main responsibilities will be researching, writing and editing or translating stories as well as finding contributors and interviewees.
Alongside your proven multimedia journalistic experience, ideally you’ll have worked as a reporter in the field and will have a good range of contacts and sources.
You’ll also need a solid current knowledge of African news and current affairs and an understanding of audience needs across the continent.
We care about our people and take our responsibilities towards them very seriously, offering fair terms and conditions.
We also offer world-class opportunities to learn and develop inside the BBC.
If you are interested in joining us at the BBC Somali Service you can apply by visiting www.bbc.co.uk/careers and searching for reference number: BBC/TP/394285/12489
Closing date: Wednesday 17th June 2015, 23:59 GMT