A full-time programming job at BBC (News - W2020) in Dakar, Senegal
Posted 6 October 2017, 11.27am edt
We are looking for a Reporter / Presenter to work in a new Africa Sports Unit and to create and present expert, authoritative and entertaining Sports coverage in Senegal and the surrounding regions. The Reporter / Presenter will be required to report for multi-platform outlets, including TV, online, social media and radio. The successful candidate will need to have excellent knowledge of sport in Africa, global sport, particularly Ligue 1, Athletics and Basketball and an understanding of what audiences are looking for in digital and social media sports coverage.
They will deliver content for a weekly Sports TV Show and will be expected to contribute innovative ideas, drive the creative vision and present the content. They must demonstrate strong editorial judgement and solid journalistic skills. They will be able to write creatively, accurately and succinctly, and understand how to find and generate original and engaging sports stories that can work across all platforms. You will be adept at planning and producing video and TV packages, desk top editing, producing graphics, and arranging for guests to appear on our output.
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