Closing Date: 24/07/2018
Location: Cape Town
Travel Involved: No
Date Required: 30/07/2018
Job Type: Internship
Education: Degree / Diploma
Job Category: Editorial
Compensation: R3000
Position Summary:

Highbury Media (Pty) Ltd is an independent magazine and digital publishing company responsible for some of the best performing titles. We are currently looking for a Digital Content Producer Intern for our editorial department.

The successful candidate will be exposed to:
-Brainstorm and pitch content ideas for two lifestyle brands (magazine and website)
-Produce and manage content (daily blogs) for the website tailored to various audiences
-Write, copy edit and proof all written work – both editorial and commercial – with careful attention to detail
-Manage own deadlines effectively and turn content around quickly
-Know the market intimately and stay on top of industry standards and trends
-Work closely with the print team, looking for content opportunities wherever possible
-Work with the digital editor to ensure a smooth production process

Requirements:
-Tertiary qualification in English and/or journalism with a strong interest in the digital sphere
-Should be familiar with WordPress, trending social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube)
-Excellent writing, copy-editing and organisational skills.
-Proactive and self-disciplined with a strong sense of responsibility.
-Able to work accurately under deadline pressure and willing to work overtime when necessary.
-Work experience in the media industry is an advantage.
-Knowledge in InDesign and the Mac operating system is an advantage