Thursday, 3 April 2014

Senior Mentor/Trainer Careers in Kenya at BBC Media Action

Job Title: Senior Mentor/Trainer

Employer: BBC Media Action

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 10th April 2014

Job Description:

BBC Media Action is the BBC's international charity. We believe in the power of media and communication to help reduce poverty and support people in understanding their rights. Our aim is to inform, connect and empower people around the world. We are now re- advertising for the following positions in Tanzania:

Senior Mentor/Trainer: BBC Media Action is looking for a Senior Mentor/Trainer to lead the capacity-building of various media organizations as part of the new and dynamic 'Niambie' project. The individual should have strong editorial judgment, substantial radio production experience at a senior level (5 years minimum with a reputable organization) and significant experience of planning and implementing capacity-building to media organisations in the East Africa region. The Senior Trainer/Mentor will work directly with journalists and management of national media houses to deliver training and mentoring.

How to Apply:

Candidates should send their CV and a covering letter (PDF or Microsoft Word format) which outlines their experience and suitability for the role in English to: tzrecruitment@tz.bbcmediaaction & , with the name of the position applied for in the subject line.

Please do not send certificates or other attachments. Applicants with no separate covering letter will not be considered. Please only apply if you meet the basic criteria under the person specification. Knowledge of East Africa and spoken Swahili is a necessity. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

The full job descriptions for these positions can be downloaded at;,uk/mediaaction/jobs.