Online Editor Vacancies
Location: Nairobi, Kenya.
Nation Media Group, the leading multimedia house in East and Central Africa wishes to recruit a suitably qualified candidate for the position of Online Editor in the Nation Digital Division, for the Coast region.
Nation Media Group is looking for a talented, innovative and enthusiastic journalist with proven writing and editing abilities and sound knowledge of current affairs.
The successful candidate will be responsible for:
Developing online content about the East African coast, that helps international readers understand the unique social life and economy of places like Mombasa
Checking and correcting editorial copy for facts, accuracy, taste, house-style, language use, clarity and balance to conform to NMG Editorial Policy
Ensuring NMG content is properly projected on digital platforms
Ensuring timely publishing to digital platforms
Developing and strengthening the NMG digital platforms as a 24/7 medium of breaking news and
Updating online content in keeping with changing news events.
Knowledge, skills and experience requirements:
Diploma in journalism
3-4 years working experience preferably as a sub-editor
Good level of knowledge of African current affairs, especially the East African coast and issues
Multimedia editing skills and
Ability to work with minimum supervision and cope with the pressure and tight deadlines.
Interested candidates who meet the above criteria may send their applications enclosing a detailed CV, names of three referees, day time telephone contacts and quoting the job reference on the envelope.
The Group Human Resources Director,
Nation Media Group,
P.O BOX 49010-00100,
To reach not later than 1st March.