Experienced broadcast journalists fluent in English and Kyrgyz can apply for this position.
BBC Kyrgyz, part of BBC Central Asia and BBC Global News, is seeking a broadcast journalist to research, write, translate, edit and adapt items, stories or program material on various platforms.
The successful candidate will find contributors and interviewees, as well as other sources of material, while maintaining professional journalistic standards. The journalist will also undertake pre-and post-production and studio work, live and pre-recorded, as well as perform on air, conduct interviews and chair discussions.
Applicants must have excellent written and spoken Kyrgyz skills, and thorough knowledge of English. Candidates should have significant and recent experience as a journalist, with good knowledge of production techniques. The ability to write, adapt and translate with accuracy, clarity and style appropriate to differing audiences and forms of media is required.
The application deadline is February 28.
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