Senior Broadcast Journalist, BBC Hausa

A full-time journalism job at BBC (News - W2020 – Africa) in Abuja, Nigeria
Posted 1 November 2017, 12.21pm edt

At the BBC, we believe our mission is to inform, educate and connect the audiences from Africa to the rest of the world. Joining BBC Hausa you’ll be a part of the team for a leading international broadcaster, the BBC World Service, which reaches more than 90 million people in Africa weekly on Radio, TV, Online (language sites and, Mobile and Social Media. We broadcast to Africa in seven languages: Pidgin, English, French, Hausa, Kinyarwanda/Kirundi, Somali, and Swahili. BBC Hausa is the lead provider of radio and digital news in Nigeria and for Hausa speakers across the continent and operates the one of Africa’s top Hausa digital sites.

In this role you’ll be leading the BBC Hausa digital effort. Our strategy has a strong emphasis on reaching and connecting with young audiences. So we are looking for an experienced senior broadcast journalist to provide the creative leadership and vision needed to deliver a mobile, social and online strategy which ensures that our editorial impact in Africa and beyond remains the best.

This job closed on 20 November, 2017 so we’re afraid you can no longer apply for this role.

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