The Association of Independent Publishers (AIP) is seeking to appoint an Executive Director at its offices in Auckland Park Johannesburg.

The successful candidate will be an experienced professional, with extensive knowledge of the South African media industry. She/he must possess appropriate leadership qualities, executive management expertise, and a track-record for successful fundraising and project execution. Candidates who can demonstrate experience at high-level advocacy and policy interventions will be at an advantage.

This position requires a mature approach to managing stakeholder relations, the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines, adherence to principles of sound governance and accountability and a passion for the principles of press freedom and civic engagement.

The gross cost – to company remuneration for this position is R420,000 per annum. An additional performance-based incentive bonus is offered. The successful candidate will be required to commence work in January 2019

All applications must consist of a one-page covering letter as well as a detailed CV listing with relevant recent references. Please forward applications to before closing date Monday 17th September 2018.