Media Analyst (Pashto)

  Shayan Media Service
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1228
Date Posted:May 10, 2017
Closing Date:May 14, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Media
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:3 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Long-term
Probation Period:2 months
Required Languages:

About Shayan Media Service:


Job Summary:

The Media Analyst will primarily monitor Pashto-language media and will provide up to eight synopsis and summary reports on a daily basis. The incumbent will summarize newspaper editorials, reports, articles, TV reports, and TV talk shows.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The Media Analyst will undertake the following duties on a daily basis:
1. Provide synopsis of Pashto newspaper editorials
2. Provide synopsis of Pashto-language reports
3. Provide synopsis of Pashto-language articles
4. Monitor Pashto TV channels and provide reports
5. Provide readouts of exclusive interviews
6. Provide synopsis of TV talk shows
7. As assigned by the supervisor, translate Dari/English materials to Pashto or vice versa

Job Requirement:

Bachelor in Journalism, political science, or law
Must be able to write reports in English with minimal need for editing.
Should be proactive and able to work under pressure.
Should be flexible and work late hours. (Time of duty will be between 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm)
Be creative, energetic, reliable, and full of initiative.
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing in English, Dari and Pashto.
Ability to meet deadline is a must.
Ability to work under pressure and during public holidays.
At least three years of experience in journalism, media monitoring, or written translation in a credible organization.
English editing experience will be a plus.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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