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Journalist, North Caucasus, Chechen language

Open until best-qualified candidate is selected.

Please quote vacancy number: BNC1320-1701


We are currently seeking for Journalist for our North Caucasus Service, who is native speaker in Chechen language. RFE/RL journalists are expected to initiate, prepare, develop, produce, and deliver wide variety of journalistic material on multiple platforms, primarily for web/online and social media, as assigned, relevant to the target audience and to RFE/RL mission, while adhering and striving to exceed RFE/RL content quality standards. RFE/RL jobs are versatile and cover wide range of tasks and activities.

Qualifications:

  • Professional fluency in Chechen and Russian languages, and a working knowledge of English;
  • Demonstrated writing and analytical skills with broad knowledge of political, economic, and social structures of North Caucasus and surrounding regions, as well as strong general knowledge of international affairs;
  • In-depth knowledge of social media and new technologies;
  • Proven ability / journalism experience to write and edit stories for the Web;
  • Able to effectively and creatively use all RFE/RL content management system options - capable of posting and editing text and photos, making photo galleries, posting and editing videos, program scheduling, and mastering Internet TV.
  • Commitment to journalistic integrity and objectivity;
  • Proactive, can-do attitude, with excellent interpersonal skills-- a team player with ability to work effectively with individuals within and across teams.
  • Must be open to feedback and on-going self-development.

Responsibilities:

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Should you be interested in this position please apply by sending your CV and a cover letter in English to jobs@rferl.org , including in the subject line the vacancy number as above.

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Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) is an international broadcast organization based in Washington, D.C. and Prague, Czech Republic. RFE/RL's programs -- via radio, the Internet, and television -- reach influential people in 23 countries, including Afghanistan, Iran, Russia, the Caucasus, and Central Asian nations. RFE/RL's mission is to provide accurate and reliable news and information to domestic audiences in the local language. RFE/RL broadcasts in 26 languages and attracts more than 26 million weekly listeners and online visitors. With more than 400 journalists, 750 freelancers, and 17 local bureaus, RFE/RL is one of the most comprehensive news operations in the world. It is funded by the U.S. Congress through the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG).

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