DEADLINE: OCTOBER 31, 2021 —The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is hiring a Journalism Researcher to join its equality project in Africa.
The BBC’s 50:50 The Equality Project is a grassroots initiative which is aimed at reaching a balance of 50% women contributors across all BBC content.
The Journalism Researcher will support BBC Africa TV, radio and digital teams to embed the 50:50 workflow.
BBC’s ideal candidate for this role must be fluent in English and one of the following Nigerian languages – Hausa, Igbo, Pidgin or Yoruba.
The opportunity is located in Abuja or Lagos, Nigeria
The deadline for applications is October 31, 2021.
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