City Press is hiring: online content editor/producer

2014-03-10 12:23

City Press has a vacancy for a content editor/producer at its office in Auckland Park, Joburg. The successful candidate values excellence and thrives in a fast-paced environment. He/she will be responsible for the editing and repurposing of content produced for our digital platforms and will also be tasked with producing content for these platforms.

Am I right for this job?

Your skills set includes the ability to ...

» edit for maximum eyeballs

» navigate legal and ethical considerations

» copy taste/select audiovisual stories and/or clips

» conceptualise and execute story ideas

» tell the right story in the right medium

It would count in your favour ...

» if you have multimedia training and/or editing skills

» if you have experience of diary management and briefing

Other requirements

» A relevant tertiary qualification in journalism, languages, media studies or related fields

» Proven editing capability

» Proven knowledge of digital mediums

» At least 5 years' editorial experience

» A sound editorial knowledge, including proficiency as a content producer with excellent editing skills

Applications should include a portfolio of work (no more than five pieces of content produced and/or edited; alternatively a showreel of not more than three minutes).

In exchange for the successful candidate’s services, the company offers a competitive remuneration package.

Those interested are requested to e-mail their CVs to:

Reference: Online Content Editor (City Press)

CLOSING DATE: Thursday, March 20 2014

Please take note that if you have not received a response in two weeks, you should regard your application as unsuccessful.

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