Briefly.co.za is on the hunt for an experienced business writer with contacts in the industry to launch and then head the business vertical. It’s your chance to join a friendly and highly skilled team. Professional growth is guaranteed - monthly performance reviews and feedback from a copyeditor and managing editor, access to analytics and project’s KPIs, regular training sessions. The business news journalist will write 6-7 articles a day (approximately 3 exclusives and 3 rewrites). To apply, email your CV and examples of your business writing to firstname.lastname@example.org with the name of the position you are applying for in the subject line.
The salary on offer is negotiable, depending on your experience and contacts. Please, do not reply to this advert, send your CV to the email address stated with the name of the position in the subject line. If you have not heard back from us in 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.
business writing : 1 to 2 years
journalism : 1 to 2 years
business news : 1 to 2 years
Applicants will need:
A good laptop/PC (at least Intel 3);
Good, reliable internet connection (uncapped, with a line-speed of at least 4MBps);
A qualification in journalism and previous writing business writing experience;
Contacts in the business industry;
A good understanding of South African business news;
Independence and dedication as this is a home-based position;