Showing posts with label JOURNALISM. Show all posts
Showing posts with label JOURNALISM. Show all posts

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Media Internships In Johannesburg, Editorial Jobs Available For Skilled Workers

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Editorial Internship Opportunity

City of Johannesburg, Gauteng

    Description
    Role:

    Event/restaurant/hotel listings
    Creating and updating content
    Social media
    Lead generation
    Assisting to load content on to the website
    Administration
    Competitions
    Research
    Being on top of the latest happenings in the city

    Requirements:
    Completed, recognised and relevant media-related degree essential
    Social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc)
    Computer literate
    Creative and writing experience
    Ambitious and desire to grow in the industry
    Advantageous
    Photoshop
    WordPress
    Google Analytics
    Video editing
    Basic SEO
    Personal Skills/Attributes
    Own transport
    Time efficient
    Works well under pressure
    Good at multitasking

    To Apply
    Whatsapp the keyword "JOB" to 0607089315

    Requirements
    Language(s): English
    Availability for travel: No
    Availability for change of residence: No

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Indima Recruitment Jobs Cape Town, Digital Media Communication Lead

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Digital Media Communication Lead (African Candidate)


Responsible for the development and execution of comprehensive digital communications strategies and plans to meet overall marketing and customer engagement goals. Interfacing directly with internal stakeholders, external partner agencies, brand followers, fans and customers, the Digital Communications Lead implements creative and activates customer conversation around the digital components of Trade, Brand and Always On marketing campaigns

• Assist the internal Content and Creative team, Brand and Online with digital campaign conceptualisation and content creation.
• Brief and manage appropriate marketing communication for digital channels, including but not limited to social media, video and display.
• Ensure digital communication components are planned and executed from a TTL holistic brand perspective.
• Knowledge of measurement tagging, reporting and analytics, digital ecosystem, UX and architecture requirements, messaging, branding, creative and content, backend technical and database considerations.

Job Requirements:
• Relevant diploma/ degree
• Minimum 5 years of experience with a firm understanding of Digital Marketing and Communications practices and proven track record of successful customer acquisition via digital channels
• Knowledge of testing methodologies, content channel strategy, marketing metrics, CRM, acquisition databases, search, web technologies, digital analytical tools.
• Keen understanding of content optimization through consistent tone, visual and brand guidelines, and key messaging

Job Type: Permanent
Company Name: Indima Recruitment
Company Location: Cape Town

Applications Details
Contact Person: Thoksie Dube
Application Closing Date: Friday, August 10, 2018
Remuneration: Market related
Send CV to: thoksie@indimarecruit.co.za

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

99C Vacancies In Cape Town, Junior Editor / Graphics Artist

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Junior Editor / Motion Graphics Artist (Western Cape)


Reference Number
99cSG20

Description
Ninety9cents is a full-service, integrated advertising agency with offices in Cape Town, Johannesburg & Zambia, and is one of South Africa’s largest independently owned agencies. Led by founder and Managing Director Andrew Brand.  Ninety9cents also topped a 2017 industry poll as the ‘Most Admired Ad Agency in Cape Town’.  The agency’s extensive client base includes leading brands such as Shoprite/Checkers, Ackermans, PUMA, Spur Group, Capitec and Distell, to name but a few. Our Cape Town office is looking for a dynamic Junior Editor/Motion Graphics Artist to join our Post Production team.

Brief summary of main duties:

The candidate will be responsible for the creation and execution of multimedia content across the Broadcast & Digital channels. The candidate will be responsible for the following;

•      Editorial in Premiere Pro, After Effects, and DaVinci Resolve.

•      Assisting with editing, grading & animating of 2D & 3D graphics.
(Commercials, social content, web videos)

•      Knowledge and skill in typography, design, composition and storytelling.
(3D experience not necessary but always a plus)
Requirements

Minimum Relevant Experience required:

•      Experience 1-3 years in Multimedia design & animation.

•      Portfolio required – link to Showreel preferred.

Skills/Attributes:
•      Great attitude

•      Comfortable with creative critique

•      Deadline-oriented

•      Promptness and professionalism

•      Willingness to learn

Minimum Education requirements: 

•      Tertiary qualification – BA Visual Communication or similar.

Work Level Junior
Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
EE Position No
Location Western Cape
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Friday, June 8, 2018

Nation Media Group Job Vacancies, Correspondent Opportunities

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OB OPPORTUNITY - NATION MEDIA GROUP
The East African is a regional weekly published by Nation Media Group, the largest and prominent Media Conglomerate in East Africa operating through its head office in Naifobi and best known for its authoritative titles across the East African region and beyond.

Established with fully-fledged bureaus in Dar es Salaam, Kigali and Kampala, The East African has maintained its niche as the most authoritative regional publication spearheading, among other areas, the regional integration, business and social economic welfare of the East African citizens.

The East African is looking to strengthen its presence in Tanzania through its media business portfolio and is therefore, looking for talented and self-motivated sales personnel to fill available positions:

CORRESPONDENT-THE EAST AFRICAN (1) POST


Main Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be responsible for the following

Key Result Areas:

Developing, reports and writing News and Feature stories for the title he/she is assigned to in finished form, so that no major rewrite is required or no extensive additional report is needed.
Attending assigned news functions, taking notes on location, carrying out interviews, checking facts and making an audio/visual recording as the case may be; writing News or Features at their own initiative, choice and judgment or at the direction of either the News Editor or Section Editor;
Ensuring that the material so written reflects a thorough understanding of NMG style of journalism as defined in the editorial policy guidelines and objectives, the house style and the journalistic code of ethical journalism;
Researching and providing background information to make copy complete;
Briefing the News Editor on stories gathered and writing the selected ones within set deadlines;
Following news leads and maintaining close contacts with news sources;
Continually building his/her contacts list and demonstrating its value with consistent exclusive reports or information;
Prioritize digital content by breaking the news on social medial platforms;

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
Academic: Basic University Degree in journalism/Mass Communication
Professional: Diploma in Journalism
Experience: At least 1 to 3 years working experience.

Other Attributes
You must be a Tanzanian National.
You must demonstrate knowledge in East African regional developments, integration processes in areas of social, political and economic issues; and be abreast with regional and global current affairs.
You must have completed and a holder of at least a Diploma in Journalism-related studies from a recognized institution of higher learning in East Africa.
You must have at least five-year working experience in a reputable and competitive newsroom environment in any country in East Africa.
You must be ready to work for long hours with minimum supervision from your superiors.
You must demonstrate a higher level of command of spoken and written English language.
Interested and suitably qualified individuals should forward their applications enclosing a detailed CV and copies of professional certificates, and a day time telephone contact by June 15,2018 to:

Human Resources Manager
Mwananchi Communications ltd
P.O. Box 19754.
Dar es Salaam. Email: hrm@tz.nationmedia.com

NB: Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Friday, May 18, 2018

Mwananchi Communication Company Limited Ajira, Nafasi 2

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CORRESPONDENTS RETAINERS, Mwananchi Communications Ltd May, 2018

We are looking for CORRESPONDENTS RETAINERS

Responsibilities:
Developing, reports and writing News and Feature stories for the title he/ she is assigned to in finished form. so that no major rewrite is required or no extensive additional report is needed. Attending assigned news functions, taking notes on location, carrying out interviews, checking facts and making an audio/visual recording as the case may be; writing News or Features at their own initiative, choice and judgment or at the direction of either the News Editor or Section Editor; Ensuring that the material so written reflects a thorough understanding of MCL’s style of journalism as defined in the editorial policy guidelines and objectives, the house style and the journalistic code of ethical journalism; Researching and providing background information to make copy complete; Briefing the News Editor on stories gathered and writing the selected ones within set deadlines; Following news leads and maintaining close contacts with news sources; Continually building his/her contacts list and demonstrating its value with consistent exclusive reports or information;

ASSISTANT NEWS EDITOR, Mwananchi Communications Ltd May, 2018

Job Description
We are looking for ASSISTANT NEWS EDITOR

Responsibilities:
Assist the News Editor to maintain a diary of events Assesses political, social and economic climate and anticipates likely developments for coverage Assist the News Editor in briefing reporters and advises on angles to take on a story Guides reporters and writers on coverage and writing of stories Ensures that reporters write stories and deliver them within the set deadlines Assist the News Editor to review the written stories to ensure they meet editorial objectives, house style and journalistic ethics Monitors and guides reporters and recommends areas for personal growth Recommends main stories of the day and presents the docket to News Editor for the editorial meetings. Assist the News Editor to Participating in product development meetings. Assist the News Editor to ensuring delivery of digital content

About Company:
Mwananchi communications Limited publishersis one of the leading Tanzania Newspapers, these are Mwananchi, The citizen and Mwanaspoti.

Email: [hrm@tz.notionmedio.com]

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Kazi Ya Uandishi Wa Habari, Mwananchi Communications Limited

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 MWANANCHI COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED
P.O.BOX 19754,
DAR ES SALAAM


Mwananchi Communications Limited, a subsidiary of Nation Media Group, and publishers of Mwananchi, The Citizen and Mwanaspoti newspapers are looking for motivated and highly experienced individuals to fill the position of:

SUB EDITOR - Sports Desk (1 Post)

Main Responsibilities:

    Checks and corrects editorial copy allocated by the Chief Sub-Editor for facts, accuracy, taste, house-style, language use, clarity, details, objectivity, and spellings.
    Subs copy to fit allocated space without distorting facts or dispensing with the salient points.
    Re-writes the copy as necessary for simplicity, clarity and style.
    Rewrites the appropriate headline for the copy, ensuring it reflects the overriding message of the story.
    Edits the pictures selected by the Chief Sub-Editor to fit the allocated space, and writes/rewrites appropriate caption taking care not to merely state the obvious details.
    Submits the edited copy to the Chief Sub-Editor within set deadlines.
    Makes up the editorial pages as directed by the Chief Sub-Editor.
    Checks all headlines, captions, pictures, copy text and page logos and all other page elements to sign the pages within set deadlines.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
    Academic: Basic University Degree
    Professional: Diploma in Journalism
    Experience: At least 4 years journalistic experience some of which is under a sports desk


Interested and suitably qualified individuals should forward their applications enclosing a detailed CV and copies of professional certificates, and a day time telephone contact by March 21, 2018 to;

Human Resources Manager
Mwananchi Communications Ltd
P. 0. Box 19754.
Dar es Salaam.
Email: hrm@tz.nationmedia.com

NB: Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Nafasi 2 Za Kazi Kutoka Tabibu Tv, Apply Online.

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Content Manager

Job Description

TABIBU MEDIA GROUP is a new multi-platform Tanzanian media institution that exists for a simple yet groundbreaking mission: to help Africans who want to improve the quality of their lives have the blessing of good health and happiness. To achieve this we provide our audiences with access to innovative edutainment content of world class quality whilst reducing the difficulty of accessing safe, reliable and affordable plant-based wellness products and services.


Our team is committed and focused on developing products and services that create and deliver unrivalled value to our customers and partners. We believe our mass media platforms TABIBU TV (Channel # 116 – StarTimes) and TABIBU Newspaper provide ethical marketers of all sizes with an unprecedented opportunity to effectively engage their prospects and customers en masse and at unbeatable rates.

 OPPORTUNITY: CONTENT MANAGER
 We are looking for a qualified Content manager to join our team. You will be responsible for creating, improving and maintaining content to achieve our business goals. Your duties will also include sharing content to raise brand awareness and monitoring viewership statistics and metrics to identify best practices.

Our ideal candidate is an experienced professional with demonstrable creative writing skills. As a Content manager, you should perform well under deadlines and be detail-oriented. If you are also an expert in content optimization and brand consistency, we would like to meet you.Ultimately, you should be able to oversee all marketing content initiatives to ensure customer engagement, brand consistency and a positive customer experience.

 Responsibilities

Develop content strategy aligned with short-term and long-term marketing targets
Collaborate with marketing and design teams to plan and develop site content, style and layout
Edit, proofread and improve all contents
Liaise with content writers to ensure brand consistency
Manage content distribution to online channels and social media platforms
Develop an editorial calendar and ensure content team is on board
Ensure compliance with law (e.g. copyright and data protection)
Stay up-to-date with developments and generate new ideas to draw audience’s attention

Requirements
Proven work experience as a Content manager
Hands on experience with MS Office
Basic technical knowledge of HTML and web publishing
Familiarity with social media
Excellent writing skills in English & Swahili
Attention to detail
Good organizational and time-management skills
BSc degree in Journalism, Marketing or relevant field

MODE OF APPLICATION:

Interested candidates may send their CV and Cover letter to marketing.tabibutv@gmail.com .

Deadline: Friday, January 19, 2018.
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Social Media Specialist

Job Description

TABIBU MEDIA GROUP is a new multi-platform Tanzanian media institution that exists for a simple yet groundbreaking mission: to help Africans who want to improve the quality of their lives have the blessing of good health and happiness. To achieve this we provide our audiences with access to innovative edutainment content of world class quality whilst reducing the difficulty of accessing safe, reliable and affordable plant-based wellness products and services.

Our team is committed and focused on developing products and services that create and deliver unrivalled value to our customers and partners. We believe our mass media platforms TABIBU TV (Channel # 116 – StarTimes) and TABIBU Newspaper provide ethical marketers of all sizes with an unprecedented opportunity to effectively engage their prospects and customers en masse and at unbeatable rates.

OPPORTUNITY: SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST (INTERNSHIP)

We are looking for a talented Social media specialist to administer our social media accounts. You will be responsible for creating original text and video content, managing posts and responding to followers. You will manage our company image in a cohesive way to achieve our marketing goals.

As a Social media specialist, we expect you to be up-to-date with the latest digital technologies and social media trends. You should have excellent communication skills and be able to express our company’s views creatively.

Ultimately, you should be able to handle our social media presence ensuring high levels of web traffic and customer engagement.

 Responsibilities

Perform research on current benchmark trends and audience preferences
Design and implement social media strategy to align with business goals
Set specific objectives and report on ROI
Generate, edit, publish and share engaging content daily (e.g. original text, photos, videos and news)
Monitor SEO and web traffic metrics
Collaborate with other teams, like marketing, sales and customer service to ensure brand consistency
Communicate with followers, respond to queries in a timely manner and monitor customer reviews
Oversee social media accounts’ design (e.g. Facebook timeline cover, profile pictures and blog layout)
Suggest and implement new features to develop brand awareness, like promotions and competitions
Stay up-to-date with current technologies and trends in social media, design tools and applications

Requirements
Proven work experience as a Social media specialist
Hands on experience in content management
Excellent copywriting skills
Ability to deliver creative content (text, image and video)
Solid knowledge of SEO, keyword research and Google Analytics
Knowledge of online marketing channels
Familiarity with web design
Excellent communication skills
Analytical and multitasking skills
BSc degree in Marketing or relevant field

MODE OF APPLICATION:
Interested candidates may send their CV and Cover letter to marketing.tabibutv@gmail.com .

Monday, January 15, 2018

Nafasi Ya Kazi Proposal Writer Kutoka MTGS Company Limited.

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Description
Job Responsibilities:

Prepares proposals by determining concept; gathering and formatting information; writing drafts; obtaining approvals.

Proposal Writer Job Duties:
    Determines proposal concept by identifying and clarifying opportunities and needs; studying requests for proposal (RFPs).
    Meets proposal deadline by establishing priorities and target dates for information gathering, writing, review, and approval; entering and monitoring tracking data; coordinating requirements with contributors; contributing proposal status information to review meetings; transmitting proposals.
    Gathers proposal information by identifying sources of information; coordinating submissions and collections; identifying and communicating risks associated with proposals.
    Develops proposal by assembling information including project nature, objectives/outcomes/deliverables, implementation, methods, timetable, staffing, budget, standards of performance, and evaluation; writing, revising, and editing drafts including executive summaries, conclusions, and organization credentials.
    Maintains quality results by using templates; following proposal-writing standards including readability, consistency, and tone.
    Obtains approvals by reviewing proposal with key providers and Project Managers.
    Improves proposal-writing results by evaluating and re-designing processes, approach, coordination, and boilerplate; implementing changes.
    Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Proposal Writer Skills and Qualifications:
Presentation Skills, Written Communication, Graphic Design Skills, Technical Documentation, Layout Skills, Problem Solving, Deadline-Oriented, Process Improvement, Coordination, Strategic Planning, Market Knowledge.

How to Apply:
Mail your CV and application letter together with copies of your relevant certificates, one coloured passport size, with three referees, via email below

Managing Director
MTGS Limited,
P.O.Box 4127,
Nyegezi, Kuzenza Street,
Mwanza, Tanzania.

Deadline: JANUARY 26th, 2018