Job Opening at the Voice of America
South and Central Asia Division, Urdu Service
Entry Level: Contract Rates Negotiated Based on Qualifications
Location: Washington, DC
VOA is a 24-hour, 7 day a week news operation

VOA is part of IBB, the U.S. government's international
radio/television/Internet broadcast
organization.

Job Qualifications:

Native ability (speaking, writing and reading) in Urdu, broadcast quality
voice, fluency in
English, and excellent writing and analytical skills. Preferred academic
training/experience
in broadcasting, journalism, broadcast editing, communications and
Internet development.
Familiarity with current events, international affairs and/or various
genres of South Asian
and western popular music would be an additional asset.

Potential contractors must have appropriate status to work in the U.S.

Job Description:

Contractors are engaged in various aspects of radio and television
production from writing
and translating stories to on-air presentation. They also support the VOA
Urdu website.

How to apply:

Send your resume to UrduJobs@VOANews.com

Please forward anyone who may be interested.