Job Title
Sr. Producer - Investigative
Arabic Channel
Closing Date
31 August
2018
Location
Qatar
  Functional Area
Editorial
Contract Type
Permanent
Reference Code
50131305
Job Introduction
Responsible for leading the team in pre-production, production and post-production phases , also responsible for communicating with relevant parties around the world using all necessary skills, capabilities and competencies. The Senior Producer is also responsible for films making and related editorial stories.
Responsibilities
• Distribute the work to the team, ensure an effective allocation of tasks and find innovative solutions to everyday issues.
• Present ideas and proposals for investigative films and make decisions about their production.
• Research, photograph and editing the important stories and investigative episodes.
• Evaluate proposals in terms of the idea, and develop content in terms of editing, within the long-term plans of the series and annual programs.
• Ensuring the completion of investigative films on time for production, in accordance with the editorial and technical standards of Al Jazeera.
• Follow-up details of the production process with teams in the field during all phases and contribute to problem solving and advice during filming or editing.
• Ensuring effective use of budgets, human resources and logistics in line with the value of the film production
• Contribute and share ideas and proposals in direct cooperation with management, ensuring the continuation of investigative films flow
• Involve teamwork during the production stages, including viewing the first, second, and third versions, and proposing structural changes editorially and technically
• Opening new opportunities for commissioning in new areas and countries.
Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in journalism or any related major field
Experience
7 years in the field of investigations, documentary or field journalism experience
Skills
• Filmmaking and editing skills.
• Communication and personal skills.
• Computer skills.
• Research skills.
• Writing skills.
• Negotiation skills.
• Language proficiency
Knowledge