Big Media is looking for a journalist to research and write news and feature articles on a variety of topics from economics to tourism. Candidates should have journalistic experience with a bend towards research.
Should have the relevant tertiary qualifications preferably in a diploma/degree in Journalism, English or Communications.
At least 3-5 years working experience as a journalist. Excellent writing skills are a must, as is accuracy and attention to detail.
They will be required to perform amongst other duties the following:
- Follow up on leads supplied by the editor
- Generate new leads and develop a set of contacts
Write news and feature articles
Comfortable working in a collaborative, competitive, fast-paced environment
Attention to detail and the ability to meet deadlines
- Take photographs to accompany articles and source appropriate photographs were necessary
- Attend functions during and after hours
Applicants must attach three examples of written work with their CVs and send them to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information about Big Media go to www.bigmedia.co.za