Sub-Editor

Closing on: Aug 8, 2022

Mahareng Media and Advertising, publishers of Bloemfontein Courant and Get It Bloemfontein is currently searching for a Sub-Editor in our Bloemfontein offices.

BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Editing, proofread and processing multimedia content according to a specific style, format and requirements before publishing in print and on digital platforms.
  • Daily editing of content on websites.
  • Be able to translate text, marketing and advertising material from Afrikaans to English and vice versa, when required.

REQUREMENTS:

  • Three year tertiary qualification in Journalism/ Language studies / Translation / or other relevant tertiary qualification
  • At least 2 years’ experience in print editing

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES & SKILLS:

  • Driver’s License
  • Computer and digital literate
  • Sub-editing experience in print is essential
  • An excellent knowledge of media law and ethics
  • Excellent English and Afrikaans editing and translation skills
  • A firm grasp of current affairs, both local, national and international
  • Great attention to detail
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure

Central Media Group (Pty) Ltd t/a OFM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The appointment will be made in line with the Company’s Employment Equity Plan and Policy.

Interested applicants are requested to apply by uploading a  comprehensive CV below.

 

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

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