Kagiso Media: MULTI MEDIA NEWS INTERNS (Umhlanga)


Company Kagiso Media (Pty) Ltd

Reference # MMNI11062021

Published 02/06/2021

Contract Type Contract

12 Months

Salary Market Related

Location Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa


We are searching for two News Interns to join our vibrant and dynamic team. The main purpose of this internship is to assist in the various areas of the news department, thereby learning the practical skills involved.

The internship will be for a period of 12 months. You should not be committed to other fields of study.

The internship is designed to ensure that learning takes place in the various aspects and operations of a programming department The internship will be effective 01 July to 30th June 2022 and offers a monthly basic stipend.

Job Functions Journalist

Industries Advertising


Key Accountabilities:

•Assist in various areas of the news department.

•Learn to write/ read news stories.

•Assist in the general operations of a newsroom.

•Assist journalists in the compilation of their stories on the various platforms (on-air, online, social media).

•Report from the field as well as work on the news desk.


Qualifications and Competencies:

•Diploma/Journalism or Media and Communications Degree.

•Code 08 Driver’s License.

•Exceptional writing skills.

•Operating studio and field recording and production equipment.

•Minimal editing and multi-track mixing experience needed.

•Broad general knowledge and general computer literacy - (MS Word/Excel/PowerPoint/ Outlook)

•Current affairs/ Social media awareness.

•Highly organised, deadline driven, with good time keeping skills;

•Team player, with the ability to work independently.

Job Closing Date 16/06/2021

Click HERE to apply

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