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Employer: Tanzania Broadcasting Corporation (TBC)
Date Published: 2019-09-19
Application Deadline: 2019-10-02
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
i) Assist in technical duties related to editing of motion pictures;
ii) Keeping standard of good work in video/film editing;
iii) Edit TV productions to achieve the desired optimum effect consonant with
iv) Undertake logging of pictures, rough cutting according to script and sound
editing then produce the final release print;
v) Assembling video tapes;
vi) Select sound to enhance video programme and synchronize with the pictures;
vii) Operates linear and non-linear editing equipment in the formation of
composite programme material from separate recordings; and
viii) Performs any other related duties as may be assigned by the supervisor.
QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Holder of Bachelor Degree or Advanced Diploma either in Theatre Arts, Journalism,
Fine arts or its equivalent from a recognized Institution with good command of Swahili
and English language. Computer skills are essential.
REMUNERATION: Salary Scale PGSS 6
Are you a writer in Africa looking for a chance to hone you writing skills? The Goethe-Institut/Bureau de liaison Ouagadougou is setting up a writer’s residency for young African writers (less than 40 years) in 2019/20 in Burkina Faso.
This residency program aims to give a platform for free expressionto writers who project the vision of (another) future in their writings,to writers who have restrictions of expression in their country of origin,to activist writers who express themselves in relation to social and/ or political transformations and challenges in their countries.Cost
Cost of transportation (from home country to Burkina Faso) and visa will be covered
Accommodation during the 4 weeks residency will be provided
Grant of 1,500 Euro for the residency period (incl. per diem and private transport) – paid in place in two instalments.
Open to writers of all literary genres: novel, poetry, essay, storytelling, narration, theatre, comic, etc. The production of a text is mandatory for the authors in residence. The texts produced will be published at the end of 2020, either in physical or digital version;
Be under 40 years old;
Have at least one published text, either with a publisher or a newspaper, on a blog or website or as a self-publication;
Be of African nationality by origin or by naturalization;
Have a writing project to develop during the residency;
Be available from November 2019.
ApplicationApplication and document to provide:
Letter of motivation specifying your author’s career, your personal situation,
Your expectations and the reasons for your application for the residency
Description of your project to develop during the residency
Full biography (max. 500 words)
PDF or links of texts already published
The applications shall be sent to the following addresses:Carolin Christgau, Director Goethe-Institut:
Francois d’Assise Ouédraogo, Assistant Goethe-Institut:
For more information, visit Goethe-Institut/Bureau de liaison Ouagadougou Writer’s in Residency Program.