It’s time for journalism students and recent graduates to apply for the Franz Kemp Award and Internship for Excellence in Magazine Journalism.
Applicants stand the chance to experience a year-long paid internship at Huisgenoot and/or YOU magazine where they will get hands-on experience in a news room and produce digital content. English as well as Afrikaans students can apply.
What You Will Do
- Generate online content and videos for our digital platforms on a daily basis.
- Generate ideas for online as well as print articles on a weekly basis.
- Assist the digital team with uploads and enrichment of content as well as the administrating of social media pages.
- Conceptualizing web-packaging.
Required Skills and Abilities
- Tertiary qualification in Journalism, Media Studies or any relevant field.
- Experienced user of different social media platforms, including Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.
- Knowledge of Content Management Systems, especially WordPress, would be an advantage.
- Be digitally savvy.
- Be able to produce original content and videos of high quality.
- A strong interest in news, online journalism and digital media.
- Excellent writing skills.
- Be comfortable working in English or in Afrikaans.
- A keen eye for viral news and content.
- Eagerness to learn.
- The ability to work in a team as well as independently.
- Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
- The ability to produce videos of high quality.
- Job type:Internships
Journalism, Media and Advertising
Cape Town (South...
- Closing Date:20th Nov 2020, 6:00 pm