Reporting to the Head of Online, have day-to-day oversight of the website. Responsible for maintaining consistent and high standards of writing and production on all sections, taking the editorial lead regarding tone, quality and direction of the output while ensuring a converged editorial agenda. Also oversee and initiate editorial projects in line with other AJE output, as well as liaising with senior TV editorial staff on output and planning.
Responsibilities also include the development of new services and systems, administrative functions, staff training and development and other projects as required by AJE senior management, as well as deputising for the head in his absence.
Duties included taking responsibility for the site output while on shift; managing content and site indexes including the main home page, subbing, commissioning and producing content.
Was also responsible for allocating staff and resources to ensure effective coverage of all stories. As news editors form part of the website's management team, was involved in team building and liaison with the Arabic channel and website right from the beginning.