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Vacancy – Senior Journalist

The following position is vacant within the Content Hub Division of OFM Radio


JOB TITLE:                Senior Journalist


EDUCATION:            Relevant tertiary qualification in Journalism/Language Practise/Communication


EXPERIENCE:         Have at least 3 years’ experience as a journalist. 



Sourcing general and agricultural news, doing interviews, re-angling stories, presenting sound-bites, handling press releases and doing follow ups where necessary while building an extensive network of contacts.



  • Have a passion for journalism and knowledge of news and agricultural affairs o Have exceptional communication and written skills, in English and Afrikaans.
  • Have a background in producing and voice content for radio broadcast o Be active on social media o Be able to work under extreme pressure and adhere to tight deadlines o Be skilled in photography, videography, sound editing, live crossings, video editing and presenting content in different formats
  • Be a team player
  • Be in possession of a code B driver’s licence



CLOSING DATE: 8th May 2017


Interested applicants are requested to apply with a comprehensive CV to Thando Mohlamme via e-mail: thando@centralmediagroup.co.za. Please indicate the position you are applying for on the subject line of the email


Central Media Group (Pty) Ltd is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The appointment will be in line with Central Media Group’s Employment Equity Plan and Policy.


Applicants not contacted within 14 days after the closing date should consider their applications unsuccessful.

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