Transmission Controller – Royal Media Group – Nairobi

Ref: HRD/TC/5/ 2022
Royal Media Services Limited is recruiting for the Transmission Controller position. We are looking for an experienced Transmission controller to support our Digital Function. Your responsibilities will include ensuring accurate, effective, and smooth management and running of all transmission on Royal Media Services Online Livestream channels.

The jobholder’s role will further include the following:
Planning and Scheduling for Playout of all live streams
Coordination with the Technical teams and other internal functions, to ensure seamless flow of all Live Events on the digital platforms.
Quality Control and thorough checking of all relevant media elements online.
Spot checking of and monitoring of online channels and streams
Operating of computerized single and multi-channel Playout equipment
Be aware of and able to deploy disaster recovery plans
Ensure planning for standby and/or Emergency situations and content for unforeseen circumstances.
Awareness of current affairs and their effect on online transmission and management processes.
Monitor competitor channels and live stream environment.

Academic and Professional Experience
Diploma in Technical/ Media studies
Experience in a technology-driven environment where service provision is critical
Knowledge of Live stream transmission systems and equipment
Ability to remain calm under high-pressure situations.
Media technical background
Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills.
Excellent interpersonal and collaboration skills.
Strong communication and presentation skills.

Method of Application
If you find this a good challenge and you qualify, please send your application and CV to Quote the code as Subject of the mail. The closing date will be Friday June 3 2022 at 5pm. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.