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Bulletin Editor - Freelance Pool

Location:Johannesburg, Ferndale, Randburg
Remote work:Not Applicable
Education level:Diploma
Job level:Mid/Senior
Type: 1 year
Reference:#NATV111
Company:Newzroom Afrika


Produce quality news bulletins for the Channel that are compelling and accurately reflect the latest news events both locally and internationally. Under the leadership of the Output Editor, you will shape and create news coverage that sets Newzroom Afrika apart from other broadcasters in South Africa and beyond.

Key Responsibilities
  • Take the lead in the planning of the Show by suggesting story ideas and treatment.
  • Manage and assign stories to Desk Reporters.
  • Assign guest requests to Content Producers
  • Ensure that stories in the bulletins are accurate and unbiased
  • Ensure stories are constantly re-written and updated.
  • Write scripts for discussions, promos and headlines
  • Assist in the writing of stories (VOs, packages)
  • Compile the Rundowns
  • Ensure that all content meets Newzroom Afrika’s Editorial Style Guide
  • Give editorial direction during breaking news
  • Keep up-to-date with story developments and reflect accordingly in the bulletins
  • Supervise the performance of Desk Reporters
  • Ensure the Show continuously meets Newzroom Afrika’s Audience Ratings’ targets
  • Responsible for the Show’s forward planning
Requirements:

  • Minimum of five years experience in television news and production
  • Diploma or degree in Journalism and/or media studies
  • Excellent writing skills and ability to write for TV
  • Good grasp of English and other South African official languages
  • Passion for news and current affairs
  • Thorough knowledge of South African and international news and current affairs
  • Good understanding of legal and ethical issues with regards to TV broadcasting
  • Understanding of BCCSA Code of Conduct
  • Excellent editorial judgment
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Agility in making editorial decisions and communicating effectively to the Executive Producer and editorial team
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Knowledge of newsroom production systems and workflows
Personal attributes:
  • Performance driven
  • Team player
  • Solutions driven
  • Attentive to details
  • Audience centered
  • Approachable, receptive to feedback from others.
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
Values:
  • Result driven
  • Integrity
  • Viewer centric
  • Innovative
  • Teamwork


Posted on 20 Sep 16:35, Closing date 19 Nov

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careers@newzroomafrika.tv
010 448 4050

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Newzroom Afrika is a premier South African 24-hour TV news channel broadcasting in Southern Africa, East and West Africa

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