Randfontein, JHB West
Do you consider yourself a news hound?
Someone who always knows what`s going on in your community?
Are you staying on top of current affairs and do you like to find the story behind the story?
If so, then listen up; we want you on our team!
The Randfontein Herald is looking for a journalist to join their winning team.
The job entails:
•Writing articles on a daily basis for the web and newspaper following a prescribed style
•Networking across all relevant social media platforms
•Covering live events
•Fluency in English and Afrikaans
•Excellent writing skills in English and Afrikaans: grammar, spelling, punctuation and sentence structure
•Ability to meet non-negotiable deadlines
•Ability to do research on the internet
•Attention to detail
•Adherence to in- house editorial style
•Own transport and valid driver`s licence (non- negotiable)
•Must be prepared to work irregular hours including weekends and evenings
•Good time management, planning and organisational skills
A degree or diploma in journalism with at least one year`s experience in a news room will also give you a huge advantage.
Candidates who are invited to an interview will be required to write a language proficiency test.
Are you interested?
Email a short CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. Closing date 20 July 2022. Caxton Local Media is an equal opportunity company