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Inooro Tv News Editor

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Media, communications, languages
  • Expert (non-managerial)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

Royal Media Services Limited is seeking to recruit a highly qualified individual for the above position. The job holder will be responsible for generating news content in line with the set editorial guidelines. He/she will provide news stories, features and other news related content to strengthen the Company’s editorial department.


  1. Generate news stories for all Royal media owned stations
  1. Devise and implement strategies to continuously grow news audience numbers
  2. Manage the daily running of the news desk
  3. Assign various duties to reporters and correspondents on the docket or beat
  4. Monitor news-based content.
  5. Structure the day’s news outlook and chair planning/strategy meetings.
  6. Guide county correspondents on what to cover and how to package their items.
  7. Edit news items from reporters and correspondents.
  8. Generate feature stories coverage plan and ensure bulletins have news features.
  9. Ensure the news content aired is of highest quality, factual, balanced, on time, and within the allocated period.
  10. Proofread script to ensure it is balanced, properly presented, free of errors and adheres to the company editorial policy and house style.
  11. Translate/transcribe script and audio as required
  12. Ensure adherence to highest level of integrity to all news items

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Nairobi
Area of work: Media, communications, languages
Seniority: Expert (non-managerial)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 5 years
Required skills: Journalism; Editing; Digital content development and editing (social media, blogs, etc.); Storytelling; News writing and production
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)Swahili (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent),

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Royal Media Services

Communications, media, radio, tv

Royal Media Services Limited is the largest electronic Media House in Kenya. Home to the most popular television and radio channels according to audience share, at Royal Media Services we fashion our programming primarily to connect with our audiences. Our brands are Citizen TV, Inooro TV, Radio Citizen, Ramogi FM, Inooro FM, Musyi FM, Chamgei FM, Muuga FM, Egesa FM, Bahari FM, Mulembe FM, Wimwaro FM, Sulwe FM, Hot 96 and Vuuka FM.

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