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Job Title: Journalist

Role: Journalism

Duration: 1 year

Salary / Package: 30

Sector: Special Project

Branch Campus: Hamad bin Khalifa University , Doha

Basic salary range: 30 QR/Hour

Job Type: Permanent part-time

Job description:

◾Collect data and news from all colleges , HBKU events and student affairs

◾ writing articles in English and Arabic.

◾Interviewing student ,deans, faculty and staff.

◾interviewing people in a wide range of circumstances
◾writing copy for publication on a tight deadline
◾building contacts and sources for use in future stories
◾fact-checking the information given to you by a source
◾creating blog publications
•generating ideas for stories and features and following leads

•researching, verifying and collating evidence and information to support a story using relevant information sources such as the internet, archives, databases, etc.
•writing scripts for bulletins, headlines and reports
•selecting appropriate locations, pictures and sound and exercising editorial judgement on the best angle from which to approach a story

•identifying potential interviewees, briefing them, preparing interview questions and conducting both live and recorded interviews


Qualifications required:

  • Good writer
  • creativity
  • communication skills
  • team worker
  • Able to work within a tight deadline
  • Curious about the world around you
  • General understanding of current events
  • Ability to delve deeper
  • Good communication skills, both written and oral
  • Strong editing and proofreading skills
  • Eye for detail
  • Excellent written English skills
  • Must be able to work well alone or in a team
  • Ability to multitask
  • Strong familiarity with photography, video and audio content gathering and editing skills

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