27 Oct 2014

Full-Time Writer

Ariana Television Network – Posted by adminKabul, Kabul, Afghanistan

Job Description

Job Summary

Writers are involved in the creation and development of works of fiction and non-fiction.

This covers various forms of writing including:

• poetry

• short stories

• novels

• life writing

• scripts for theatre

• screen and radio

• non-fiction

• magazine and newspaper articles

• web-content

Duties and Responsibilities

• researching the market including reading relevant publications or blogs, and staying up to date with writing that is being produced in your chosen field;

• selecting subject matter based on personal or public interest, or commissioned by a publisher or agent;

• undertaking background research including desk based research and conducting site visits or interviews;

• writing individual pieces, including using the technical skills of writing and being able to structure and plan individual projects;

• editing, revising and reviewing work especially in response to feedback;

• working to tight deadlines, especially for theatre, screen and radio;

• submitting material for publication in the required and expected format;

• networking with other writers, as well as others involved in the industry such as publishers, booksellers and organisers of literary events;

• liaising with publishers, agents, script editors, producers and directors;

• finding, pursuing and maintaining knowledge of publication opportunities;

• critiquing the work of other writers including sometimes providing mentoring or coaching services;

Skills

Text editing, revising and reviewing

Qualifications

At least bachelor of literature faculty, masters degree is an asset and minimum 4 years experience of related position.

Years of Experience:

4 Year(s)

Probation period:

3 Month(s)

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their resume and cover letter to below email address and don't forget to mention the position title on subject of your email. Submission Email s.murad@arianatelevision.com

Job Categories: Media. Job Types: Full-Time.

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