Job: Consultant – Radio Drama Sound Engineer at Breakthrough ACTION

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Purpose of the position

At the heart of this body of work will be the provision of technical expertise for the recording, audio editing/sound design of Jide Ka I Ji radio drama. The desired candidate will also work closely with the SBC Officer of BA-N in Ebonyi State, to build the capacity of selected studio engineers from EBBC and EBSU Radio to be able to record, edit and design a radio drama using Jide Ka I Ji as a training tool.

Main duties

Provide technical leadership during the pre-production, production and post-production phases of Jide Ka I Ji Radio drama

  • Lead a team of other sound engineers/designers to set up and remove locations/drama before and after each recording.
  • Oversee the management of recording equipment, including but not limited to computers, microphones, recorders, cables, etc.
  • Supervise the sound design of episodes of Jide Ka I Ji Radio drama and accompanying promotional spots
  • Strengthen the capacity of partner media sound engineers to be able to record, edit and design a radio drama

Essential skills, knowledge and experience

  • Previous experience producing and sound designing a location-based, multi-character, multi-strand radio or television drama.
  • Good knowledge of indoor and outdoor sound recording
  • Ability to manage crowd scenes in a dramatic setting
  • Solid knowledge of radio drama sound design
  • Ability to work effectively under a demanding schedule and tight deadlines.
  • Mentoring, training and capacity building.
  • Previous experience working in a development context.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to demonstrate cultural sensitivity and work effectively with a wide range of people
  • The ability to communicate fluently in the Igbo language will be an added advantage.

Location

Abakaliki, Ebonyi State

Duration

3 months (June – August 2022)

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV in PDF copy to: [email protected] using the title and location of the consultation (eg Consultant – Radio Drama Sound Engineer, Ebonyi) as the subject of the email.


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