eNews is looking to hire two Afrikaans news anchors to join the news team.
Reporting to the Group Head: eNews Division your key performance areas will include:
Be able to translate English stories into Afrikaans, adhering to the duration and the facts.
Must be able to present and read the news in Afrikaans when required. This would entail familiarizing oneself with the bulletin and rehearsing, if necessary.
Do voice-overs, when required.
Assist with News & traffic updates, guests and check accuracy and update on-air crawlers when necessary.
Research, script and produce interviews for Morning Edition as part of the editorial team.
Produce packages and inserts for the show, when required.
2 years minimum experience in broadcasting/Newsroom
Must have a News and current affairs background
Must be dedicated and be able to work in a team
Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
Must have presentation skills and a trained voice
Must have a full understanding of the Afrikaans Language and be able to do translations from English to Afrikaans
The successful candidates will be required to work irregular hours including weekends and public holidays.
If you possess the criteria and qualifications as stated, please send your application together with a detailed CV to the HR Department at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include the position you are applying for.
Closing Date: Friday, 30 April 2010.
Only shortlisted applicants who meet the criteria will be contacted. If you have not received a response within 14 days after closing of the advert, please accept that your application was not successful.