SENIOR COPY SUB-EDITOR
Media24
Johannesburg, Gauteng
Permanent
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Posted 07 August 2018

Job Details

Job Description

CITY PRESS's editorial department in Auckland Park, Johannesburg, requires the services of a SENIOR COPY SUB-EDITOR

 

The key performance areas of this position include:

  • Deliver accurate, well-subbed copy, including rewriting where necessary
  • Write punchy headlines, blurbs and captions
  • Proof-reading when required

           

The ideal candidate has to comply with the following requirements:

  • At least eight years experience as a copy sub with mainstream papers
  • Proven written English language skills
  • A relevant tertiary qualification
  • Able to work fast and accurately, and adhere strictly to deadlines
  • Willing to work irregular hours
  • Willing to work on Saturdays

 

In exchange for the successful candidate's services the company offers a competitive remuneration package, membership of the retirement and medical aid funds should the candidate qualify.

 

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

 

CLOSING DATE: 14 AUGUST 2018

(Please note that if you have not heard from us within 14 days from the closing date, you should regard your application as unsuccessful.)