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Jadia Osman

TV Presenter/Producer ALGhad TVNews


Location: London, UK


Understanding that, presenters are the public face of television, entertaining and informing audiences on national and regional television, and satellite and cable channels, my profile was developed under these considerations. I have good experience working with most kinds of live or recorded programs, also I consider myself as programs producer and broadcast journalist working at newsroom as well, I’ve worked with different program such as news and current affairs; art bulletin news; music shows; chat shows; special interest programs such as travel or history documentary. In general, I am a responsible, well organised, ambitious, flexible and hard worker who likes to work as part of a team.  I am easy to collaborate with excellent communication skills and have the ability to motivate others to achieve the best results. I know communication skills is one of the most skills require in any job that’s why I improved myself in this failed.
Tasks and capabilities: meeting with the production team to go through the running order; being briefed by researchers, or preparing my own scripts, links and interview questions; rehearsing; producing; presenting, which may include reading from an autocue, interviewing guests and interacting with studio audiences; News Reporting; going through several ‘takes’ if necessary; reacting to instructions given through an earpiece by the director or floor manager; react quickly to unplanned events at times In live broadcasts that come out of script; Event’s Organizer.
Employment history: (1 October 2008 – 31 August 2014) Reporter / Presenter, MBC (Middle East Broadcast Channel), MBC/Alarabiya, London Office, 3 AL bert Embankment – London, SE1 7SP – UK; (1 June 2011 up-to-date) CTVM London Marall Smith Studios Cambridge Rd W7 3PB; TV reporter: (Feb 2007 – Oct 2008) ANN Channel.
Professional education: BA (Bachelor) in Media Studies, University of East London (Sudan) (2007-2010) and MA in Media and Development, Westminster University (2011-2013)
Diplomas: Diploma in European Computer Driving License (ECDL) Sep 05 –June 06; Diploma In Media Techniques (Video Production) London (City Of Westminster university ) SEP 05  JUL 06 Including: Media Industries: Organisation, Regulation, and Practice; Research and, Commercial Video Production, Freelance Employment and Short Film Production; Media Studies course in University of East London; Secretarial skills and means of communication.
Courses: Course in Programme Presentation – Bahrain TV – Feb – March 04; Course in Radio FM – Bahrain Radio March –June 05.
Presented programmes: Art Bulletin; Around the World; Magharebia talk (Producer); variety of late show programmes; live and recorded public interviews; news reports, ANN channel (Arab News Network), London; report to MBC channel for different programs (News – Morning Show- MBC In Week) from London office; Specific programs: The famous late show programme Asmar (Sudan TV); With : A daily 1h life programme in Ramadan (Sudan TV); Regards from Bahrain: A 2h late show programme; The Gulf and the Nile: A 2h shared late show programme between Sudan TV and Bahrain TV; The Colour of the see: A 2h shared late show programme between Sudan TV and Bahrain TV; Late show programme with the famous Novel writer Eltayeb Salih recorded (Blue Nile TV); Six late show progremmes with famous Sudanese characters in London (Sudan TV); Black Europe: series of social and cultural program for Libya TV.
Personal information: Languages: Arabic (mother tongue) and English (fluent); Hobbies: reading poem and novels, acting, Listening to music and songs, writing short stories and thoughts.