Broadcast Journalist

KASI Healthcare (pronounced cash-he) is a healthcare company doing more for healthcare in Nigeria by designing, organizing and operating health facilities and services according to International safety guidelines. We have a special focus on Minimal Invasive surgery, outpatient specialist care and specialist second opinions. In partnership with leading hospitals such as NMC hospital group Dubai, Memorial Hospital Turkey, VIDALL Healthcare India.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Broadcast Journalist, Multimedia, Kasi News ServiceLocation: LagosReports to: Team LeaderContract: ContinuingJob PurposeTo work as part of the editorial/production team in Kasi scoopeTo work across website, social platforms and TV programme to ensure that the highest quality content is created for our audiences, and make sure that content conforms to Kasi scoope editorial standards.On a daily basis the roles reports to the Lead Manager Kasi Scoope. Shift work will be required which could include early/late shifts, weekends and public holidays.This role requires proven experience of all aspects of delivering powerful stories under pressure for TV, online and social platforms. Candidates will be able to think of engaging and interesting storytelling techniques for Digital and TV platforms, as well as radio. It also requires first class communication skills.To be part of this digital operation with excellent written and spoken EnglishThe ability to perform on camera for TV output and present news and current affairs programmes on radio.S/he will be expected to work flexibly as required.Main DutiesTo create digital video, write for our website and other social platforms and promote our content in an engaging format with the audience.To be involved in the production of live and recorded TV and other multimedia content including live reporting, anchoring, script-writing, packaging, translating, and compiling TV Bulletins.When required, be involved in radio reporting, presenting or production of news and current affairs programmes.To produce accurate, informed and interesting news and programming to the highest standards. The role demands proven journalistic skill across digital platforms, good onscreen presence and broadcast worthy voice, knowledge of the digital media market, creativity and flexibility, as well as a genuine passion for explaining healthcare to our Nigeria audiences.To report, present, research, write, shoot, edit and adapt stories or programme material for Kasi Scoope news , radio and online audiencesTo create original digital material for all multimedia output (TV, online, social and radio).To work with graphic designers to produce creative and original graphics sequences which can be shared by other KASI SCOPPE departments.To liaise closely with other Kasi healthcare team members, Newsgathering, reporters and producers across Kasi delivery teams.To advise delivery teams on picture rights and cleared content.To be responsible for thinking through and around editorial problems, developing realistic alternative strategies and approaches.To maintain professional journalistic standards of accuracy, impartiality and fair dealing and adhering to the Editorial guidelines.To offer ideas for sequences, packages and programme content. To suggest new angles on existing stories and to put forward stories not yet covered. To understand the Kasi Scoope strategy and to suggest ideas appropriate to its distinctive style and content.To be responsible for a moving story, amending and updating material as required. To be able to freshen a story.To be responsible for studio production of live and pre-recorded programmes. To respond to breaking stories whilst on air and to resolve technical difficulties.To build and maintain links with other areas of the Kasi Healthcare organisation including Kasi Doctors Online and Kasi Doctors clinics to enable the efficient production of content.After appropriate training, to be able to use a range of digital equipment and information technology to research, write, assemble, shoot, edit and deliver programmes in the appropriate medium, to the highest professional standards.To ensure that Kasi Editorial guidelines and all relevant legal, contractual and copyright requirements are met, referring upwards in cases of difficulty or doubt.All journalists may be required to work with or move to other programme teams on a multimedia basis and to have the ability to work across a range of skills and in a flexible manner, and to carry out these responsibilities in accordance with the Kasi’s overall standards and values. To provide advice digital content to other kasi healthcare business units.To be responsible for efficient use of allocated resources. 

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