Работа на Би-би-си
Persian/English Monitoring Journalist in Caucasus
BBC Monitoring, headquartered in Caversham in the south of England, monitors open source foreign media from over 150 countries throughout the world in more than 70 languages. We provide news and information to the BBC, government and commercial customers.
Working in line with customer needs you’ll select news and information from source material in Persian (Farsi). You’ll also translate, edit and write copy accurately and quickly using clear idiomatic English. Working independently and as part of a virtual team, this role also includes shift work. The candidate would be expected to have their own computer with a reliable internet connection. We will consider candidates based in Azerbaijan, Georgia or Armenia. We offer competitive pay and outstanding training opportunities.
The ideal candidate will have excellent knowledge of international affairs especially in relation to Iran and the Middle East and you’ll be educated to degree level or equivalent.
They will also have excellent Persian and English with proven translation skills. Journalistic experience would also be an advantage.
If you are interested in this position, please email your resume with a covering letter to email@example.com (with the word MONITORING JOURNALIST in the subject line) not later than 19 December 2011.
Shortlisted candidates will be tested and interviewed in Azerbaijan, Georgia or Armenia.