Resume

CAREER SUMMARY

Seven years of reporting experience in television, radio, print, multimedia, and digital journalism – both in Bengali and English.

EXPERIENCE

Feb 2020-Present
Staff Reporter
Dhaka
  • To introduce vivid digital storytelling tools—Juxtapose, Soundcite, Storeymap etc.
  • To provide round-the-clock news coverage for online and print
  • To craft digital news content– explainer, self-authored, vox-pops etc.
  • To research across a broad range of subject matters and pitch ideas for special articles
  • To strengthen sources – in government and private sectors – across the Dhaka city
  • To monitor traditional and social media, and keeping pace with trends
April 2019-Dec 2020
Staff Reporter
Dhaka
  • To write and edit reports in English
  • To research across a broad range of subject matters and pitch ideas for special  articles
  • To craft digital and multimedia stories
  • To cover major events
  • To provide round-the-clock news coverage for online and print
  • To specialize in crime stories and liaise with law enforcement agencies
  • To monitor traditional and social media, and keeping pace with trends
Jan 2018-Mar 2019
Multimedia Reporter
Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Production of cutting-edge digital and multimedia content – self-authored, explainer – and documentaries
  • Moderation of social media platforms
  • Utilization of Facebook Live for field reporting
  • Analyzing social media feedback with Facebook Insights & YouTube Creator Studio
  • Data visualization with static and motion infographics
  • Live blogging for news portal
  • Supervision and training of new reporters
  • Photography and videography
  • Editing videos, making motion graphics etc.

Jan 2015-Feb 2016
Freelance Reporter
Dhaka Bureau
  • Generating special ideas on sundry issues
  • Producing radio and online features
  • Covering stories on current affairs
Intern
Dhaka Bureau
  • Upskilling over writing & editing stories, delivering voice, following editorial guidelines
  • Composing story using adobe audition
  • Translating stories into Bengali and English
  • Generating special stories ideas
GTV
June 2012 – Sep 2014
Staff Reporter
Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Covering national and international sport events
  • Live reporting from the field
  • Edit video with Final Cut Pro 7
  • Covered T20 world cup and Asia cup cricket in 2014

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

AWARDS

2018
BRAC Migration Media Awards in the online category