VACANCY- COPY SUB-EDITOR

Remuneration:       Market Related
Province:                     Gauteng
City:                     Industria West
Level:                  Mid-weight

The Citizen requires the services of a skilled copy sub-editor.
General:

Copyediting:

  1. Edit copy according to required standards.
  2. Write creative headlines, captions and blurbs.
  3. Keep up to date with current affairs.  Have a keen interest in the news of the day and follow important stories.
  4. Rewrite and re-angle stories where required.
  5. Ensure a high standard of copy by re-reading and rewriting but delivering it on time.

Experience:

Qualifications:

Preference will be given to individuals who add to the diversity of the organisation.

Please send a copy of your CV to hr@citizen.co.za

REFERENCE IN SUBJECT LINE :COPY SUB-EDITOR

Closing date for applications:  30 August 2019.

Should you not receive feedback within 14 days of your application, please consider your application unsuccessful.
The Citizen reserves the right to not fill the position.

 

VACANCY: COURT REPORTER


An opportunity for a Court Reporter exists within our Editorial Department reporting to the News Editor of The Citizen newspaper.

Purpose of the job:

To cover news stories focusing on court cases in the North Gauteng High Court and to write accurate and well-written copy for daily publication.

Main Responsibilities:

Core Competencies:

Other requirements:

Please send suitable applications with a full CV to hr@citizen.co.za
Reference in subject line: Court Reporter

Closing date for applications:  16 August 2019.
Preference will be given to individuals who will add to the diversity of the organisation.

The Citizen reserves the right not to fill this position.

Please consider your application as unsuccessful if you do not receive feedback within 14 days from the closing date.

 

VACANCY – POLITICAL REPORTER (ONLINE)

 

Province:             Gauteng
City:                     Industria West
Type:                   Full - Time
Level:                  Mid-Level

The Citizen is seeking a political journalist / investigative reporter to join its digital team to cover politics in the daily news cycle and for quality content behind a paywall. The suitable candidate will be part of a vibrant, forward-thinking team. It is the ideal opportunity for an energetic and self-motivated person with a strong interest in and insight into politics, as well as strong writing ability. The ideal candidate will report directly to the Digital News Editor while also working closely with the print editorial team.

 

Responsibilities

 

Requirements

Advantages

 

Preference will be given to individuals who will add to the diversity of the organisation.

Suitable applications with a full CV to be sent to: hr@citizen.co.za
Reference in subject line: POLITICAL REPORTER (ONLINE)

Closing date for applications: 08 August 2019

The Citizen reserves the right not to fill this position.
Should you not receive any communication from The Citizen, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

 

VACANCY: DIRECT SALES REPRESENTATIVE

 

Province:             Gauteng
City:                     Industria West
Type:                   Full - Time


The Citizen currently has a vacancy for a Direct Sales Representative in its sales department. The suitable candidate will be part of a vibrant, forward-thinking team, and be responsible for selling advertising opportunities to direct advertisers.

It is the ideal opportunity for an energetic, self-motivated person with a passion for sales. The successful candidate will report directly to the Sales Manager.

Requirements for the position

 
Key responsibilities

Please send suitable applications with a full CV to hr@citizen.co.za
Reference in subject line: Direct Sales Representative

Closing date for applications:  23 August 2019.
Preference will be given to individuals who will add to the diversity of the organisation.

The Citizen reserves the right not to fill this position.

Please consider your application as unsuccessful if you do not receive feedback within 14 days from the closing date.

 

 

VACANCY – PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR

 

Province:             Gauteng
City:                     Industria West
Type:                   Full - Time

The Citizen has a vacancy for a Production Supervisor to work 2 weeks night shifts and 2 weeks day shift, operating from Industria West, Johannesburg and reporting directly to the Creative Director.
Purpose of the job:
To make sure that editorial production process is executed smoothly, deadlines are met, and equipment and systems function properly. The successful candidate will also need to fulfil basic IT functions and manage server maintenance at night.
The Production Supervisor will be responsible for:

The successful candidate must meet the following job requirements:

Preference will be given to individuals who add to the diversity of the organisation.
Please send a copy of your CV to hr@citizen.co.za
REFERENCE IN SUBJECT LINE: Production Supervisor
Closing date for applications: 16 August
Should you not receive feedback within 14 days of your application, please consider your application unsuccessful.
The Citizen reserves the right not to fill the position.

 

VACANCY –FEATURES WRITER

 

Province:             Gauteng
City:                     Industria West
Type:                   Full - Time

The Citizen has a vacancy for a Features Writer specialising in lifestyle and entertainment topics in its Johannesburg editorial department. The position is ideal for an energetic, self-motivated person interested in local and international lifestyle topics and celebrity stories,  and who has the ability to assume ownership of his/her work to ensure we place a quality product in the hands of our readers. The successful candidate will report directly to the Lifestyle Editor.
 
Main Responsibilities

       
Requirements and Experience

 

Preference will be given to individuals who add to the diversity of the organisation.

Suitable CVs to be sent to hr@citizen.co.za
REFERENCE: FEATURES WRITER

Closing date for applications: 16 August 2019

Should you not receive feedback within 14 days of your application, please consider your application unsuccessful.
The Citizen reserves the right to not fill the position.

 

VACANCY

FULL STACK PHP WEB DEVELOPER

Minimum 3 years’ experience

JOB DESCRIPTION
The Citizen has a vacancy in its Johannesburg offices for a web developer. The right candidate is a dynamic, creative developer with a passion for excellence and an expert on expanding and maintaining content-rich, frequently updated websites. Must be able to conceptualise and research web-based solutions to business and operational challenges and requirements. The successful candidate will be part of a dynamic team and report directly to the Creative Director.

RESPONSIBILITIES

REQUIREMENTS

ADVANTAGEOUS

PERSONAL SKILLS/ATTRIBUTES

 

Preference will be given to individuals who will add to the diversity of the organisation.

Suitable CVs to be sent to hr@citizen.co.za
Reference: Senior Developer

Closing date for applications: 16 August 2019
Should you not receive feedback, please note that your application has been unsuccessful.  
The Citizen reserves the right not to fill the position.