Remuneration: negotiable negotiable according to experience
Education level: Bachelor’s degree
Work level: Junior / Mid
Reference: # NATV55
Company: Newzroom Afrika
Applications are invited for the above vacancy within Newzroom Afrika. The owner will report to the Manager: Programming and Research.
The Programming Research Assistant role supports the research and programming team on day-to-day deliverables. The function will ensure that the daily schedule shows changes in FPC (Final Program Chart) and EPG (Electronic Program Guide).
Update daily schedule, show changes in FPC (Final Program Chart) and EPG (Electronic Program Guide).
When the promotion team sends out promotions, make sure they are on Pebble’s FTP, then ask MCR to copy them to the main Pebble folder and back up the Stingray folder before TX.
Newzroom Afrika sends reports on all commercials on a daily and weekly basis to internal and multi-select staff.
Follow up with the producers of each new EPG show or feature for a synopsis and get approval from the chief marketing officer before submitting EPG synopses.
Remind Eps about the L boards by texting or calling them to make sure they fly on time.
Deliver daily reports and metadata (tracking what was happening on the other news channels).
Monitoring of the live performance of all programs.
Update the birthday list.
Reports if the L tables flew daily.
Bachelor of Administration or equivalent
Proven experience as a programmer / researcher
Ability to work with large teams and function independently;
Excellent organization and time management.
The ability to take initiative.
A flexible and practical work approach.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Interpersonal skills and ability to work well with people at all levels.
Attention to detail and a well-organized work approach.
The ability to prioritize work and work well under pressure.
the ability to work with numerical information, as well as analytical and problem-solving skills.
Driven by results
Centered on the viewer
Newzroom Afrika is a world-class South African television news channel broadcasting 24 hours a day in Southern Africa, East Africa and West Africa.
Location: Johannesburg, Randburg