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YALI TV is inviting applications from suitably qualified applicants in YALI TV member countries to fill vacant positions in the Organization. YALI TV is the premier television platform showcasing inspiring and informative stories of Young Africans across the continent and beyond. The initiative would also develop media content that is best in value- based leadership to stream online via social media and on selected television channels across Africa. YALI TV is situated in Accra Ghana operational from the YALI RLC West Africa office at GIMPA, Accra-Ghana.

Position: COUNTRY CORRESPONDENT COORDINATOR

Core Task
•Liaise with YALI RLC AND MWF Country Leadership on YALI TV initiatives.
•Coordinate and oversee the implementation of country Correspondent Unit activities for YALI TV
•Organize, lead and participate in CU meetings and report to YALI TV HQ
•Prepare and submit CU budgets and quarterly reports
•Be the focal person for YALI TV within the CU of the country

Desired Competencies and skills

Essential
•A national and alumni of the YALI RLC or MWF of the YALI Africa country
•Minimum of First Degree/HND from a recognized institution preferably in Arts Management, Communication, Journalism, Digital Media or related fields.
•Demonstrated experience working in media, communication and or reportage.
•Experience of team/cooperative working
•Good written and oral communication skills
•Basic IT competency and regular access to the internet
•Willingness to attend virtual and onsite meetings within the YALI Africa country and at the HQ

Desirable
•Some knowledge of the region you wish to work
•Language skills

Remuneration
YALI TV DOES NOT pay salaries to volunteers, however allowances would be paid to coordinators on specific YALI TV assignments depending on the financial capacity of the organization at the time. Volunteers may also enjoy the following benefits;
•Opportunity to network with young leaders across Africa
•Travel cover to attend YALI TV Media Summit and HQ annual meetings/workshops
•Press Pass to YALI TV interest events in CU Country or overseas
•Contribute to the creation of a formidable digital media mouthpiece for young African Leaders across the globe “Africa’s Next Big Thing”

Mode of Application
1. Applicants should submit an application (addressed to the Corporate Affairs Coordinator| YALI TV) and Curriculum Vitae via info@yalitvonline.com.
2. Subject: Country Correspondent Coordinator – (Name of Applicant)

APPLICATION DEADLINE
Friday 4th October, 2019

NB: Only complete applications will be considered