This position is located in the East Asia and Pacific Division's, Indonesian Service at the Voice of America in Washington, DC. The incumbent serves as a International Broadcaster and performs duties in a multimedia environment that includes digital media for digital devices, radio and television.Learn more about this agency
Duties include, but are not limited to:
--Writes news-related stories for use in radio, TV and/or the Internet using a variety of sources to write news reports.
--Prepares targeted, well-balanced scripts for radio, TV reports and/or text for digital content that clearly tell the story and capture the attention of the audience.
--Conducts interviews on political economic, scientific, cultural, and other related subjects. Identify persons to interview and issues to cover to insure a balanced program.
--Engages the online audience in a conversation by encouraging their comments and selectively responding.
--Selects, edits, adapts, and uploads Indonesian Service news, correspondent reports, backgrounders, features, photographs, graphics and audio/video elements onto the Indonesian Service website, social media sites and digital syndication site.
--Keeps abreast of current developments in the target area in order to plan and develop program materials that are relevant and consistent with broad U.S. policy aims.
--Operates as a team member, sharing responsibilities in all aspects of broadcasting.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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