Reporter / Videojournalist at Feature Story News - Abujawork Feature Story NewsplaceAbujaDate Posted: 2018-03-23
Feature Story News, a world's leading independent broadcast news agency, is seeking an experienced reporter / correspondent for an opening in its Abuja bureau.
Position: Reporter / Videojournalist
Reports to: FSN’s Director of News
Primary Objectives: To report, produce, shoot, edit and transmit TV, digital and radio news reports and
features for all FSN’s clients as required.
Pitch story ideas for FSN news clients on a regular basis.
Develop, shoot, script, edit and transmit TV news reports, features and video elements for FSN’s
clients as required.
Script and produce TV, digital and radio news reports and features for FSN’s clients.
Liaise with clients and/or FSN’s News Director to pitch and receive commissions for features and
news packages. Live shots, twoways and phoners for FSN’s clients.
Occasional work with FSN clients providing production support as required to client
correspondents working with FSN.
Occasional travel both within and outside Abuja with client correspondent(s), FSN staff or
independently as agreed with FSN management.
Work with other FSN bureau staff in communicating in a regular and informed manner with FSN’s
News Director and with client news directors as needed.
Maintain knowledge of news events, issues, and newsmakers within Nigeria as relevant to FSN’s
current international client base.
Maintain all FSN office and field equipment in a fully functional state.
Log all work done in relevant billing logs.
Work with other FSN bureau staff in maintaining and developing video and audio archive files in a
safe and accessible form.
Adhere to established journalistic ethics, standards and practices as outlined in FSN’s editorial
Perform other duties as assigned.
Experience in the reporting and presenting of TV news reports and features.
A proven ability to originate, research, write, and present TV stories.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
The ability to work to deadline in a fast news environment.
The ability to work as part of a team
Experience in shooting and editing is preferable but not mandatory for this position.
Send resumes, showreels of onscreen work, and cover letters to: firstname.lastname@example.org and
email@example.com Please put the words “ABUJA VIDEO JOURNALIST” in the subject line of
Feature Story News is the world's leading independent broadcast news agency. For more than 25 years,
the company has provided Emmy Awardwinning original, customized news coverage that is seen and
heard by millions of TV viewers, radio listeners and web users worldwide every day.
Headquartered in Washington DC, FSN maintains regional broadcast hubs and coordinating offices in
London, Hong Kong, Kampala and Caracas, and news bureaus serving international broadcasters in
more than 20 other locations.
FSN's content comes from the four corners of the world and is provided directly to a wide array of
international TV, radio and digital news networks that subscribe to the company's services. FSN's 26
global news bureaus are staffed by fulltime, experienced and highlyskilled broadcast news professionals
with decades of global experience.
Feature Story News
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