BBC Recruitment 2024/2025 Job Application Form Portal

BBC Recruitment 2023/2024 Job Application Form Portal

BBC recruitment 2024/2025 has commenced. British Broadcasting Corporation job vacancies, requirements, how to apply, closing date, recruitment portal etc. are available here.

Would you like to apply for British Broadcasting Corporation? If yes, the comprehensive details on how to successfully submit an application for the ongoing BBC recruitment is well outlined in this article.

Is BBC Recruitment Kenya 2024 Ongoing?

Yes, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC recruitment) is currently receiving applications from suitably qualified candidates in Kenya via the online recruitment portal


The application form is free and interested applicants from any of the counties below can apply.

Nairobi Nyandarua
Mombasa Nyeri
Trans-Nzoia Kirinyaga
Uasin Gishu Murang’a
Elgeyo-Marakwet Kiambu
Nandi Turkana
Baringo Migori
Laikipia Kisii
Nakuru Nyamira
Makueni West Pokot
Embu Samburu
Kitui Kwale
Machakos Kilifi
Kericho Tana River
Bomet Lamu
Kakamega Taita Mak Taveta
Vihiga Garissa
Bungoma Wajir
Busia Mandera
Siaya Marsabit
Kisumu Isiolo
Narok Meru
Kajiado Tharaka-Nithi
Homa Bay

General Requirements for BBC Recruitment 2024

  • Candidate applying must be a Kenya citizen
  • He or she must have the acceptable means of identification being National ID or passport
  • Candidate should have a Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in relevant field of study
  • Applicant should be proficient in computer skills
  • Applicant should demonstrate results in work performance
  • Candidate applying should possess, analytical, communication, strategic and innovative thinking, interpersonal, ability to mobilize resources and negotiation skills
  • Applicant should have a criminal record free background
  • Applicant should fulfil the Chapter size (6) constitution by possessing the following documents;
  • Kenya Revenue Authority (Tax Compliance Certificate);
  • Higher Education Loans Board (HELB Clearance Certificate);
  • Criminal Investigations Department (Certificate of Good Conduct);
  • An approved Credit Reference Bureau (CRB Report);
  • Ethics and Anticorruption Commission (Dully filled and completed first schedule (s.13) and self-declaration form stamped by the EACC.

These are the general criteria applicants of BBC recruitment should possess but further information about the requirements are below.

BBC Kenya Job Vacancies 2024

  • Digital Producer, Sport – East Africa (Senior Journalist)
  • Digital journalist
  • Reporter, Security – East Africa (Senior Journalist)
  • Journalist, Swahili TV
  • Journalist, East Africa

Other jobs in Kenya you can also apply:

Digital Producer, Sport – East Africa (Senior Journalist)

The BBC World Service is undergoing a significant strategic review to become a digital first operation that provides distinctive and original content.


In line with this strategy, we are establishing digital production hubs to produce high impact, original journalism for our audiences across the globe.

We are looking for a talented and motivated digital producer to research, storyboard, report, present, write, translate, edit and adapt sport news stories or programme material for various audiences and platforms.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • The Senior Journalist (Digital Producer) will generate new and creative treatments for digital and social platforms, particularly in text and video.
  • Present engagingly for news and current affairs websites and social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and TikTok.
  • Use editorial judgement, creativity and flair to make original and compelling visual content and also produce interesting graphics sequences.
  • Use knowledge of social and other trends to make informed decisions on upcoming stories.

Knowledge, Skills, Training & Experience

  • A proven track record of creative digital storytelling delivered to deadline.
  • Have an accomplished presentation style for digital platforms, which is fluent, engages the viewer and reflects the BBC values.
  • Extensive knowledge of a variety of sports and issues impacting the industry and sport personalities on the continent
  • Proven ability to use data analytic tools across BBC digital platforms and relevant social media platforms, to take editorial decisions and understand audience behaviour in the target market.
  • Ability to push BBC News content on social media and engage with audiences according to the BBC editorial guidelines.
  • Demonstrable up to date knowledge of the competition and mass media markets in which BBC News operates.

Digital Journalist – Nairobi

The BBC is an international multimedia broadcaster on radio, TV, online and social networks with a weekly global audience of 320 million.

The BBC has a major hub based in Nairobi, covering East Africa and across the continent. This includes an editorial, digital innovation team in Nairobi that has a mandate to create innovative and engaging digital content for African and global audiences.


We are looking for an experienced Journalist to help build on the success of the digital news desk.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • A Journalist on the BBC Digital News team will be expected to write sharp news stories or produce timely digital video – with rigour, context and flair.
  • Tasks could range from jumping on breaking news to chasing leads and interviews to move a story on to researching and writing a sidebar.
  • Journalists will monitor social media, search trends and audience data and use that to improve our storytelling and help us reach new audiences.
  • Journalists will be expected to contribute ideas in editorial meetings around the most useful and creative approaches to our big stories, including the best formats and visual treatments.
  • A key part of the role will be to work closely with BBC colleagues across Africa to ensure the best of their radio, TV and online content is prominent on the news website and relevant social media platforms.

Knowledge, Skills, Training & Experience

The successful candidate must have:

  • Recent experience of producing accurate, engaging and fast-paced news for digital audiences
  • A track record of generating original ideas and chasing leads to produce impactful stories
  • Strong writing skills
  • A proven understanding of African news, current affairs and social media
  • Familiarity with using social media, search and audience data to improve storytelling and broaden coverage.
  • The ability to come up with angles and approaches to the big stories of the day that will help us reach new and diverse audiences

Job Impact

Decision making High level of responsibility and decision making; able to operate alone. No managerial responsibility. May be informally supported by junior staff i.e. Researchers, Coordinators and Assistants. Scope Covers a wide range of journalism activity, producing news content and supporting the production and presentation of programming.

BBC Recruitment Portal is BBC recruitment portal and interested persons are to visit this portal to submit their application on or before the deadline.

How to Apply for BBC Recruitment 2024

Here comes another important part, if you wish to successfully submit an application for the ongoing British Broadcasting Corporation recruitment then adhere to the steps below.
  • Go to the application portal
  • Select the position you wish to apply for
  • Create and verify an account the on-the-job portal
  • Login and carefully fill the online application form
  • Upload all the required academic and professional documents
  • Proofread your application to avoid corrections
  • Then submit

BBC Recruitment Deadline 2024

The closing date for BBC recruitment is 23rd April, 2024. Interested persons are to submit their application on or before this deadline to avoid disqualification.
Basically, that is what we have for you today concerning BBC recruitment exercise, if you have a question kindly let us know via the comment section below.

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