Posted on :
12 Jun, 2014
12 Jun, 2014
Reporting to the Online Editor eNCA Division, your Key Performance Areas will include:
Writing web-ready copy
Producing accurate and editorially sound copy from a variety of sources
Watching wire services and news feeds for the day’s news and breaking news
Converting broadcast scripts into web-appropriate stories
Flagging changes and major moves in stories
Liaising with the Duty Editor and taking direction on delivery priorities
Sub editing, ensuring copy is factually accurate, grammatically correct, free of spelling errors and visually stimulating
Uploading stories and visual content into the content management system
Ensuring stories are tagged and effectively linked to other relevant content
Assisting in deciding on how best to visually illustrate stories
Assisting with the maintenance of and contribution to social network profiles
Occasionally deputising for the Duty Editor
Familiarity with one or more web content management systems
Good contact base.
Note: The successful candidate will be required to work irregular and long hours, including weekends, public holidays and standby shifts.
Closing date: 13 June 2014.
If you possess the criteria and qualifications as stated, please send your application form together with a detailed CV to the HR Department at [email protected]
Only shortlisted applicants who meet the criteria will be contacted. If you have not received a response within 14 days after closing of the advert, please accept that your application was not successful.