Posted on :
3 Jun, 2021
3 Jun, 2021
We are searching for two News Interns to join our vibrant and dynamic team. The main purpose of this internship is to assist in the various areas of the news department, thereby learning the practical skills involved.
Job Title: MULTI MEDIA NEWS INTERNS
Location: Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Reference #: MMNI11062021
Contract Type: Contract 12 Months
Salary: Market Related
The internship is designed to ensure that learning takes place in the various aspects and operations of a programming department The internship will be effective 01 July to 30th June 2022 and offers a monthly basic stipend.
•Assist in various areas of the news department.
•Learn to write/ read news stories.
•Assist in the general operations of a newsroom.
•Assist journalists in the compilation of their stories on the various platforms (on-air, online, social media).
•Report from the field as well as work on the news desk.
Qualifications and Competencies:
•Diploma/Journalism or Media and Communications Degree.
•Code 08 Driver’s License.
•Exceptional writing skills.
•Operating studio and field recording and production equipment.
•Minimal editing and multi-track mixing experience needed.
•Broad general knowledge and general computer literacy – (MS Word/Excel/PowerPoint/ Outlook)
•Current affairs/ Social media awareness.
•Highly organised, deadline driven, with good time keeping skills;
•Team player, with the ability to work independently.
Application Deadline: 16/06/2021