Job: Senior Broadcast Journalist (Digital), BBC Swahili Service (Kiswahili)

Role Responsibility

We are looking for a senior digital journalist to shape digital editorial development and delivery across all our digital platforms. Theyll be expected to help influence the growth of digital skills and approaches across the whole of the BBC Swahili team. Our ambitions are high for BBC Swahili and that includes expanding our digital footprint globally. Youll be expected to lead our push in our key market, Tanzania were your role will be based.

Above all else, youre a journalist. One who finds great stories and content that the world needs to know. In this role, youll be expected to retain your news instinct and using your skills at digital storytelling, come up with new ways in which our digital audiences can consume that content. That will, more often than not be a mobile first approach. It will be snappy, it will be on demand, it will be intriguing; without ever losing sight of the authority and presence that a BBC news story carries.

Well also want you to ensure that your colleagues work in the same way, and truly understand the vision you hold. So influence, authority, creativity and delivery will be essential to your success in this role.