Kwanza TV is looking for a competent, effective and energetic News Anchor Reporters based in Dar es Salaam
Job Title: News Anchor Reporters (2 positions)
Location: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
The News Anchor Reporter serves as the primary presenter and collector of news stories and other content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.
Demonstrate compelling storytelling ability using dynamic live shots and stand-ups, creative graphics, and use of digital and social media platforms
Works with fellow reporters and producers in newscast production
Regularly plans, gathers and assembles stories on day-of news or special project assignments
Works with or without a cameraman to gather and edit compelling video and captivating sound
Coordinates with producers to develop stories that go beyond surface details, that accentuate unique enterprise angles, and have exclusive content
Develops and share with team a network of sources who provide tips, early access to information, and allow the reporter to break stories of significance.
Will contribute pictures, video and text updates to mobile platforms consistently throughout the day
Can juggle multiple stories and projects at once, demonstrates exceptional time-management skills by meeting all deadlines under extraordinary pressure.
An ability to summarise information into easy-to-understand components
Produce content for multiple platforms, including TV, internet, mobile, etc.
Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards
Education, skills and experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Communication/Journalism or related degree
3 years television anchoring or reporting experience
Solid vocal delivery, camera presence, and clear enunciation
Ability to handle hard-hitting interviews or talk shows
Strong user of social media
Excellent reading, writing, spelling, grammar and organizational skills
Promotes teamwork and maintains attitude of cooperation with all station staff
Operate newsroom computer systems
Ability to operate mobile transmission devices and use latest technology
Has a valid driver’s license and a clear driving record
To apply for this position, please submit your CV (max 4 pages) to firstname.lastname@example.org including a cover letter explaining your interests/motivations to work for Kwanza TV and names of 3 referees, in MS Word or PDF file. In the subject of your email write your name and the position you are applying for.
Deadline: 15th February, 2019.