Opening at RTD

RT is looking for an Online Journalist to work on its Documentary Channel’s Social Media and website:

Requirements:

  • – Fluent and grammatically correct English;
  • – Outstanding writing and video scripting ability;
  • – Outstanding ability to write concise and accurate headlines and summaries;
  • – Detailed knowledge of international news and current affairs;
  • – Proven experience in video production and online Journalism;
  • – Flexibility is a must, schedule occasionally requires working ‘after hours’ ;
  • – Good teamwork skills.

Highly desirable:

  • – Degree in Journalism, Mass Communication or other related subject;
  • – An understanding of online social media and video platforms;
  • – An understanding of social media ecosystems;
  • – A solid understanding of online video consumption and audiences;
  • – A broad understanding of current global news trends and issues.

Duties:

  • – Selection and production from start to finish of compelling video content;
  • – Story-telling through visualization, interactive and video formats;
  • – Writing content for all RTД Documentary Channel social media accounts;
  • – Monitoring news and social media;
  • – Working closely with other production and editorial staff;
  • – Filming ‘behind-the-scenes’ videos;
  • – Creating accurate, concise and engaging content using innovative story telling techniques;
  • – Shoot and edit video as required;
  • – Ensure RTD content is consistent with guidelines and goals.

Other information:

  • – Health insurance;
  • – Based at RT’s Moscow headquarters in Russia;
  • – Daily shuttle to metro station;
  • – Full-time, Mon-Fri.

Send your CV: nveremina@rttv.ru with ‘RTD Social Media Journalist’ in the subject line