Presenter / Editorial Department

About us

A2 is a CNN exclusive news channel affiliate headquartered in a major production center in Tirana. A2 will be supported by news operations located in other cities in Albania and the region. A2 aims at raising the standards’ bar in the Albanian news and information delivery by changing the media reality, and offering a fast, accurate and credible news source. The channel will feature the latest technology in the media sector, and it will rely on CNN’s expertise in training and developing its professional team. As an exclusive CNN affiliate, the new channel will complement its original programming by incorporating selected CNN programming and news translated in the Albanian language.

Τίτλος ανάρτησης * Presenter / Editorial Department
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Περιγραφή εργασίας

A2 is a CNN exclusive news channel affiliate headquartered in a major production center in Tirana.

A2 aims at raising the standards’ bar in the Albanian news and information delivery by changing the media reality and offering a fast, accurate and credible news source.

The channel will feature the latest technology in the media sector and it will rely on CNN’s expertise in training and developing its professional team.

A2, CNN exclusive news channel affiliate, is looking for both experienced professionals and talented youngsters, who are eager to learn and show highest integrity.

We are looking for an experienced professional with an editorial background and qualifications:

  • Presenter

The ‘Presenter’ job position includes live presenting TV shows and topics with range of subjects from news, politics and social issues.

Fluent Bilingual (spoken and written) in Albanian and English.

Απαιτήσεις

  • To introduce, host a program, to read the news, to create links between items, introduce and interview guests and interact with the audience, according to a program’s subject matter,
  • To introduce reporters, offering commentary on current events, or making announcements or appearances,
  • To research topics and background information for items to be featured on the program,
  • To read from a script or autocue, or improvise,
  • To keep the program running to schedule, responding positively and quickly to problems or changes and improvising where necessary,
  • To keep in contact with the director and production team in the studio, via ear-piece link,
  • To have a well-groomed appearance, articulate speech patterns and the ability to create a persona that resonates with audiences,
  • To research and write their own material, often under tight deadlines,
  • To read from auto-cues, learning a script or sometimes performing without formal preparation,
  • To react quickly and positively to any problems or changes.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Journalism, Communications or a related field,
  • At least 2 years of experience in media market and on “Live On Air” TV program
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills,
  • Ability to both stick to a script and to improvise at any point,
  • Performance skills and a clear voice for broadcasting,
  • A broad range of interests, including current affairs,
  • Good research and interviewing skills,
  • The confidence and the ability to sell her/his-self,
  • Awareness of media law,
  • Ability to take initiative and make quick decisions under pressure,
  • High levels of concentration and multi-tasking ability and to be creative,
  • Good memory, for recalling facts, figures and scripts,
  • Comfortable and natural in front of the camera and microphone,
  • Ability to get on and connect with people, young and old, from a wide variety of backgrounds.

If you would like to jumpstart or enhance your career by working with A2 and our partner CNN, you are welcome to submit your application.

To apply for this role, please visit our Career website.

The closing date for applications is 30.06.2018.

 

Note: *All applications will be handled with full confidentiality based on the Law, No. 9887, approved by the Parliament of Albania for "Personal Data Protection".