Tribal News Network
Job opportunity at TNN.

DESCRIPTION

TNN offers internship opportunity for journalism students that begins from 10th October and will end on 10th January. Interested candidates are asked to submit their applications along with cover letter latest by 5th October.

The purpose of the journalism internship is to help train a new generation of radio journalists. During the internship period, interns will get rigorous, hands-on training in radio news journalism, both on-air and online, including writing, reporting, producing and editing.

RESPONSIBILITES
Interns will work six hours a day at the main TNN office in Peshawar. They will work alongside TNN reporters and editors to deliver prompt, accurate and balanced news reports on the most important events happening in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA. Interns will be expected to generate their own story ideas appropriate for radio and online news bulletins and follow their stories through to completion, supervised by a TNN editor. They might also assist reporters and editors in researching stories and other assignments.

REQUIREMENTS 
Interns should be self-starters who understand the needs of TNN’s growing audience on radio and online platforms. Prior broadcast experience will be useful but is not required. Candidates should have a demonstrated interest in news as well as the ability to work independently and under deadline pressure. Fluency in written and spoken Pashtu is essential as TNN broadcasts only in Pashtu.

PAYMENT AND DURATION 
Interns will be paid a monthly internship fee. Three-month internship will start on 10th October  and end on 10th January, 2016.

How to Apply  
Serious applicants should send a resume (CV) to [email protected] no later than 5th October, 2016 along with a covering letter explaining why they want to take part in the internship programme, their current experience and future career plans.

TNN will only contact shortlisted candidates for interview.