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Vacancies - Corporate Communications and Legal Departments - [CLOSED]

18 Feb 2016

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for employment, on contract, in the Parliament of Trinidad and Tobago

Scriptwriter/ Producer

The Scriptwriter/Producer will work under the supervision of the Production Coordinator to conceptualize, develop, write and produce programmes related to the Parliamentary tradition for the Parliament Channel.

Key Responsibilities
Develops the technical skills of writing and maintaining originality to reflect the content of issues addressed in Parliament; develops programmes which are engaging, informative and topical; performs voice-over duties for television productions and live programmes.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communication, English or any other related field from an accredited college or university; five (5) years’ experience in journalism or communications with practical experience in news,  current affairs, television production,  script writing; experience with electronic publishing, graphics and video production.

Senior Broadcast Technician



The Senior Broadcast Technician supervises the work of the Broadcast Technicians by providing guidance and direction to ensure that all productions are of the highest possible quality, and ensures that the radio and television broadcasts, productions and programming objectives are achieved as supervisor and operator.

Key Responsibilities:
Effectively supervises the work of all Broadcast Technicians by providing guidance and direction to facilitate the proper functioning of all television and radio equipment systems and the attainment of objectives; proficient at operating at any/all Broadcast Technician posts on television and radio broadcasts & productions, if necessary; provides first-line operational support, including on-the-spot diagnosis and rectification of minor faults of all AV equipment including cameras, recording devices etc., as and when necessary.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
Five (5) CXC or GCE "O" Level General Passes, inclusive of English Language; at least two (2) years’ study at the Associate Degree Level or Higher Diploma in Media, Broadcast Technology, Television and Radio Production or equivalent from a recognized, accredited institution; at least seven (7) years' experience in all aspects of broadcast operations.

Legal Research Officer

Job Summary
The incumbent will be required to perform work involving the conduct of research related to law and legal issues

Minimum Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor of Law Degree from a recognised University; Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in legal research

Terms and conditions of employment
Terms and conditions of employment commensurate with qualifications and experience will be negotiated with the Chief Personnel Officer.

Submission of Applications
Applications with detailed Curriculum Vitae and two (2) references should be addressed to:-

Attention:  Director, Human Resource
Office of the Parliament
Levels G–8, Tower D, International Waterfront Centre
1A Wrightson Road, Port-of-Spain

or via e-mail at  hru@ttparliament.org

The deadline for submission is February 29, 2016. Only short-listed applicants will be acknowledged.

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