Reporter- PE Express
Media24
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Permanent
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Posted 10 January 2020 - Closing Date 20 January 2020

Job Details

Job Description

PE Express, which is part of the Media24 group, currently has an exciting career opportunity for a news reporter. The successful candidate will be based at our Port Elizabeth offices but would be required to travel to Uitenhage and Jeffrey’s Bay as and when needed for journalistic fieldwork.

 

Key responsibilities:

  • Produce well-written, factually correct and balanced news reports for print and online
  • Maintain a network of contacts to source stories from
  • Adhere to deadlines and style of the newspaper
  • Perform duties assigned by news editor and editor

 

Requirements:

  • Relevant degree/diploma in Journalism
  • At least one year's experience as a reporter at a newspaper
  • Proven news gathering and writing skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure and adhere to deadlines
  • Willingness to travel and work irregular hours
  • Valid Code 08 driver’s licence (Non-negotiable)

 

Given the employment equity policy of Media24, preference will be given to suitable candidates from the designated groups