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.
- 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