Broadcast Journalist (Special Reports), BBC Russian Service
BBC World Service Group is an international multimedia broadcaster, delivering a wide range of language and regional services on radio, TV, online with a big focus on mobile.
The BBC Russian Service is looking for a Broadcast Journalist (Special Reports) in London.
We are looking for an experienced, versatile journalist with strong research skills and a proven track record of working on big stories, including special reports and investigations, who can comfortably work across all subject areas, from politics to sport.
The post-holder will show an in-depth understanding of Russia’s history, politics, social issues and culture as well as the changing needs of the audience.
The Ideal Candidate
You will work as part of a team to produce long term special reports and investigations as well as stories which contribute to our reporting on ongoing news developments.
The post-holder will have wide range of contacts as well as knowledge and experience of working with a number of reporting and production tools and formats suitable for special reports, investigations and documentaries.
You will be a fluent Russian speaker and writer, with an excellent command of English.
Salary up to £38,700 per annum (depending on experience)
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