Free Press Unlimited is looking for a web television expert who will lead a consultancy dedicated to one of its’ Syrian media partners in Germany.

Our media partner is preparing for launching a web TV on its’ reputable website. We are looking for an expert who can give them hands-on and how-to of web TV programming, setup, planning and management. 

The ideal experienced candidate should have a proven track record as a TV journalist/producer in addition to a good knowledge and experience in online media. 

The expert is required to design, deliver a consultancy and to follow up for launching a Web TV  to Syrian journalists in Arabic. 

Desired candidate profile: 

  • Fluent in written and spoken Arabic & English. 
  • 10 years experience at least working as a TV journalist/producer.
  • Working on strategy planning, implementation and evaluation. 
  • Good knowledge and practice of online media/video journalism.
  • A prior experience working as a media consultant. 
  • A good experience and record of online videos formats. 
  • An experience in formalizing web TV team and setting roles and responsibilities for each team member. 
  • An experience in setting launching/periodical plan of TV programs.
  • An experience in establishing TV stations/Web TV is preferable.
  • Familiarity with MENA region and international media landscape.
  • Ability to engage and motivate trainees.
  • Ability to travel to Germany. 

What we offer

We offer a freelance contract, in a dynamic environment with a competitive salary based on local standards. Free Press Unlimited uses fair selection criteria based on equal opportunities.

Interested?

Please send your motivation letter and CV (preferable in PDF-format) before 3 November 2019 to: vacanciesejsm[at]freepressunlimited.

Who we are?

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