Senior Producer – Al Jazeera Media Network

Company: Full Time Jobs in Qatar Sector: Media & Journalism
  • Location: Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted : May 23, 2024
  • Salary: Negotiable

About the job

Job Summary:

The Senior Producer will be responsible for ensuring that the editorial team will produce highly shareable, cutting edge, long-form/short-form, in-depth digital content, as well as focusing on content that creates conversations on social networks, catches rising conversations on social networks, enhances the discussions and lends a perspective based on facts creating an impact with our global audience.

S/He will help the EP of Digital Special Projects to set the editorial direction for productions and will be part of the development & experimentation process within the Special Projects Department, as well as managing a team of multi-skilled members.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities

• Lead a shift/team of multi-skilled producers, associate producers and researchers.

• Lead the daily content production and report its performance

• Revise, finalize and approve all relevant scripts/productions.

• Produce as well as supervise all relevant scripts and productions.

• Work/coordinate closely with the team leads (planning, creative, engagement and shows) to ensure they are leveraging the original/native content being produced.

• Provide editorial direction to various digital content streams.

• Lead in monitoring media landscape and latest content trends

• Lead in researching current content production models and techniques

• Lead the editorial meetings when necessary.

• Assist in finalizing production schedules and editorial projects.

• Produce new content ideas and experiments

• Assist in drafting content concepts in different formats (text, video, audio)

• Supervise the commissioning process for any content format

• Mentoring and staff development

Job Requirements and Qualifications

Education: Bachelor’s degree in digital media, journalism, or related field or equivalent education and/or experience.

Minimum Required Academic Degree: Bachelor’s Degree

Experience:

Minimum 5 years of professional experience in the Digital Media/Media field is required.

Proven experience in video production or online/digital Journalism.

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