Monday , December 11 2023

SABC Jobs for Matriculants – Bulletin Writer

Website SABC

Job Description:

To deliver incisive public service news content in accordance with SABC News’ editorial objectives and mandate

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct interviews and Q&As when required
  • Deliver news bulletins within set durations and on time
  • Write and read isiZulu news content as assigned
  • Use multi-media platforms to promote news content and adhere to the digital media guidelines
  • Adhere to the designated isiZulu language requirements
  • Ensure that isiZulu language usage is accurate and formal
  • Ensure that stories are newsworthy, compelling, accurate and fair
  • Conduct field, archival and other research
  • Interpret and analyse the undercurrents in and subtexts of stories
  • Write/script, translate, voice and cut soundbites and package stories as required

Job Requirements:

  • Keep abreast of news and current affairs developments
  • Good ability to plan, organize and work in a team
  • Ability and willingness to work under pressure, including long and irregular hours
  • National Diploma / Degree in Journalism or Media Studies or equivalent qualifications
  • Have a good understanding of social media and its usefulness as a journalistic tool
  • Exceptional written and spoken mother-tongue proficiency in isiZulu plus English
  • Good and clear broadcast voice
  • Sound understanding of current social, economic, and political trends
  • Excellent news sense and attention to detail
  • 4 years’ proven experience in the radio news and current affairs environment and specific isiZulu language context

Job Details:

Company: SABC

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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