To grow News24’s audience by informing, educating and delighting our readers with the right mix of content that is published on our digital platforms during the day.
Skills and competencies
- Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines
- Burning passion for breaking news and setting the agenda
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Excellent digital skills and experience with a passion for innovation
- Excellent analytical skills and passionate about the use of data in journalism
- Problem-solving, can-do attitude
- Relevant tertiary qualification in journalism, languages or media studies;
- At least 10 years’ editorial experience;
- Previous experience in online editing.
- A sound editorial knowledge, including proficiency as a writer with strong editing skills;
- In-depth knowledge of the target market;
- Proficiency in relevant content management programs and analytical tools