News24: Internship 2016 / 2017 in Durban

News24: Editorial Internship Programme in Durban

News24 is offering editorial internship for the academic year 2016 / 2017 in Durban. The intern will assist the News24 isiZulu Editorial team in maintaining and updating the site and its various social media channels.

This position will also entitle the intern to gain work experience to learn and hone skills in the editorial environment and to provide the team with support.

Internship Application deadline is 07 July 2016

Internship Provider: News24

Internship Location: Durban

Requirements :

  • Qualification in Languages / Journalism
  • IsiZulu-speaking journalist

Competencies and Skills :

  • Computer literacy Competency with image software
  • Social media awareness
  • Good language and grammar skills
  • Fluent in isiZulu (written and spoken)
  • Translating from English to Zulu advantageous.
  • Willing to learn to fast to keep pace with news in online environment

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain the desired editorial standard by ensuring that News24isiZulu is first with breaking news items
  • Translate and aggregate stories from English to isiZulu
  • Upload content
  • Resize images
  • Learn practical application of language skills
  • Load editorial daily from newsfeed under direction
  • Write content as directed
  • Contribute ideas as part of editorial team

How to Apply :

Click here to Apply Online

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