TWR Malawi Vacancy Announcement – Producer/Presenter (Youth Content)

TWR Malawi is a leading non-denominational Christian radio network reaching all of Malawi through thirteen transmission sites and via online platforms using Chichewa, ChiYao, ChiLambya, ChiTumbuka, English and KiSwahili.

As we continue to grow, we are seeking a passionate and creative individual to join our team as a Radio
Producer/Presenter for Youth Content, based at the TWR Malawi main broadcast center in Area 3, Lilongwe. The individual should be a committed Christian aged 26 years and below, passionate about Christian ministry, in good standing with their church, and able to work in a team.

Position Overview:
The Radio Producer/Presenter for Youth Content will play a key role in developing radio content specifically tailored for the youthful audience, while committed to our Christian values.

Content Creation: Develop relevant content for youth-focused radio programs, incorporating Christian
principles and values.
Scripting and Production: Write scripts for radio programs and coordinate with the production team to
ensure high-quality content delivery.
On-Air Presenting: Present radio programs, promoting a connection with listeners through relatable
Guest Coordination: Identify and invite guests, including Christian leaders, artists, and influencers, to
contribute to the youth-related programs.
Social Media Engagement: Use social media platforms to connect with the audience and create an online community.

– Passion for Christian ministry and understanding of the youth culture.
– Experience in radio production and presenting.
– Strong writing and communication skills.
– Ability to connect with and engage a youth audience.
– Knowledge of social media platforms.
– Degree or Diploma in Journalism/Mass Communication or a related field from recognized institution.
– Fluency in English and at least one local language (Chichewa, Chitumbuka, or Chiyao).
Applicants should submit a CV, cover letter, and an audio demo showcasing on-air work (see instructions below).
Please send all materials via email to not later than 12 noon on Thursday, 11th January 2024. Applications should include three traceable referees, one of whom must be your Pastor. Please indicate “Producer/Presenter (Youth Content) Application” in the subject line of your email. We appreciate all applications, but only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Instructions for Demo Submission:
5 to 7 minutes (aim to maintain the listener’s interest while providing enough content to showcase your abilities.)
Language– English
Introduction: Start your demo with a brief introduction. Clearly stating your name, background, and express your enthusiasm and suitability for the position.
Content– Give a radio talk on a topic of your choice.
In this demo, we would like you to:
– Showcase your voice
– Demonstrate content relevance for youth demographic
– Demonstrate your understanding of the Christian faith and how you can integrate Christian values into your presentation.
– Demonstrate your scripting and storytelling skills.
– Be authentic and let your personality shine.
– Show that you can be relatable and connect with the target audience.
Remember to save you audio demo with your name.