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Name Of the Company : Hexagon Sports Management
Company Location : Harare
Designation : Assistant Editor
Country : Zimbabwe
Assistant Editor :
JOB DESCRIPTION :
Are you a strong writer with experience in sports journalism, or football related publications? We are looking for an experienced assistant editor to work on our fast growing Gemazo title. The successful candidate should have a minimum of three years editorial experience in magazine publishing.
MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES :
** Contributing content ideas for the magazine at regular brainstorming meetings
** Assisting the editor with writing briefs and commissioning features
** Writing features and other content if required
** Liaising with the copy editing, design and repro departments
** Liaising with freelance writers and following up on their progress
** Proofreading articles
** Editing supplements and bumper issues
** Drawing up and maintaining editorial progress for the magazine
** Ensuring the smooth production of the magazine from concept through to print
** Maintaining the high editorial standard of the magazine
** Three-year tertiary qualification in English, journalism or media studies
** A minimum of three years experience in a magazine publishing environment
** A proficient writer and copy editor
** The ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
** A proactive and motivated self-starter with a strong sense of responsibility
** Knowledge of InDesign an added advantage but not a prerequisite.
REMUNERATION : Attractive remuneraton commensurate with credentials.
Please email a motivation letter (max 200 words) in the body of an email along with your CV (also pasted into the body of an email) to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that shortlisted candidates will be required to take a writing and copy-editing test.
Contact us :
Hexagon Sports Management
Y126 Mezzanine Floor, National Sports Stadium, Harare.