Are you fluent in Afrikaans and familiar with Afrikaans South African and international mainstream television entertainment?
Are you passionate about all things digital? This could be the perfect job opportunity for you! A media production company and talent agency in Johannesburg has an exciting career opportunity for a Afrikaans speaking Social and Online Writer .
You will prepare content for online platforms, for an Afrikaans audience. Does this opportunity have your name written all over it? Keep reading!
Your key job responsibilities as the Afrikaans speaking Social and Online Writer in Johannesburg will include :
Write engaging copy demonstrating the ability to translate broadcast events into news and feature articles
Write various content types such as website copy, articles, headlines, image captions, video abstracts etc.
Maintain and create original content for website and online platforms
Upload, publish and promote content on the online and social platforms
Researching, interviewing and sourcing information and news stories
Working with video team on content for online and social platforms, required to attend shoots where necessary
Coordinating and sourcing content
Reporting and analysis of stats and trends
Keep up to date with the latest social media trends and practices
Enhancing online and social media strategies and implementation
Cross-platform publishing with various CMS’s
Management of social communities
Required to be available for shifts including evening or weekends, project dependent
Requirements for this Afrikaans speaking Social and Online Writer job in Johannesburg :
Me be able to speak, write and publish in Afrikaans (communication in English is also necessary)
Experience with image editing software, such as Photoshop, an advantage
Needs to be familiar with online and social media platforms and publishing in a professional environment (i.e. Websites, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram etc.)
Qualification and experience in journalism and / or online media publishing required
Experience / training in the television broadcast environment an advantage
Skilled in running online and social campaigns
Needs to be familiar with Afrikaans South African and international mainstream television entertainment
Able to cover events doing live social media engagement from the event