Location: Midrand

Employment Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 14 August 2015

Jacaranda FM is looking for an experienced News Cast Editor to join our vibrant and dynamic team in our news department. Reporting to the Senior Desk Editor, you will be responsible to compile and deliver news content to a live radio audience.

Key Performance Areas Include:

  • Sourcing and researching information of relevant news stories;
  • Present on-air news bulletins accurate and professionally;
  • Daily news compilation including but not limited to news blog updates, weather and financial reports;
  • Assist in managing journalist diaries;
  • Coaching and training of junior reporters; So what do you need?
  • Diploma/ Degree in Journalism.
  • 5 years minimum experience.
  • Fluency in both English and Afrikaans.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of News and Broadcast Industry.
  • Punctuality and meeting deadlines are essential.
  • Must be able to work accurately under pressure. Interested?

If so, please submit your CV to journalist@jacarandafm.com Jacaranda FM is committed to the achievement of equity in employment in respect of race, gender and disability.

All appointments will be made in this context. Should you not receive a response in 7 working days, please consider your application unsuccessful.