The Evening Edition is looking for a Producer/Presenter to join the team! Must haves: a keen interest in current affairs, news, and politics, and a desire to educate, entertain and engage with an audience. The job scope will include research, drafting questions, booking expert speakers for a daily current affairs show, and conducting interviews.
A background in journalism, research, or analysis is preferred, but not mandatory. If this sounds like you, please submit your CV for us to have a chat.
The job requires the following:
an interest and understanding of the current news stories in Malaysia, and a handle on issues that are dear to Malaysians
a highly adaptable mind, and ability to think creatively and critically
excellent research skills
good people skills, to persuade and prepare great guests
organisational skills, to keep our daily show humming
a team attitude, and the ability to work closely and collaboratively under pressure
ability to handle tight daily deadlines
The ideal candidate would have:
3 - 5 years working experience
excellent spoken and written English skills
a genuine interest in radio and its potential to open minds and influence Malaysians
social media experience and interest
Our workplace culture is our biggest asset! Open, informal, entrepreneurial, creative and decentralised, we want things to be simple, effective and unbureaucratic.
Salaries are dependent on job scope, experience and contribution to BFM. We offer an annual performance bonus which is funded by company performance and profits. Individual and team performance are measured through peer reviews and achievement of goals.
Annual leave, medical leave, paternity leave, extended maternity leave, paid sabbatical after 5 years of service are only some of the paid time-off that we offer to support good work-life balance and adequate rest.
We offer on-the-job training, on-site technical training, coaching, feedback and external trainings.