Job title: Journalist Intern
Closing Date: 30/06/2024
Location: Cape Town
Travel Involved: Yes
Date Required: 26/04/2024
Job Type: Internship
Education: matric/diploma
Company: Highbury Media
Job Category: Editorial
Compensation: N/A
Position Summary:

Highbury Media (Pty) Ltd T/A Habari Media is a media powerhouse, whose world-class titles connect brands to targeted audiences. We are seeking an editorial intern residing in Cape Town, currently unemployed, and seeking to gain workplace experience to join our dynamic editorial team for Cape Etc Magazine. 

The successful candidate will be required to do the following:

  • Generate story ideas daily
  • Assist with fact-checking stories
  • Assist with editorial tasks
  • Assist in managing social media channels
  • Attends events when required
  • Other administrative tasks where relevant

Requirements:

  • Tertiary qualification in media studies, English and/or journalism
  • Proficiency in WordPress CMS and a Mac is beneficial
  • Excellent writing, copy editing and organisational skills
  • Able to work accurately under deadline pressure and willing to work overtime when necessary
  • Proficiency in all major social media platforms
  • Must be able to work night shifts and weekends.