Vacancies

JOURNALIST

Mahareng Media and Advertising, publishers of Bloemfontein Courant and Get It Bloemfontein is currently searching for a versatile seasoned journalist to join our Editorial team in our Bloemfontein offices.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3-year tertiary qualification in Journalism/ Media Studies and/or journalistic experience
  • Ability to function within a multi-media environment (newspaper, magazine and digital)
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Have exceptional communication, writing and editing skills in English and/or Afrikaans
  • Ability to identify lifestyle trends and generate original concepts
  • Photography and Videography skills
  • Leadership Skills
  • Be willing to work after hours and on weekends
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines on all products and platforms
  • Techno savvy with an appetite for social media

If you thrive under pressure then send a comprehensive CV via e-mail to: thando@centralmediagroup.co.za.

CLOSING DATE: 12 February 2021

Applicants not contacted within two weeks after the closing date should consider their application unsuccessful.

Central Media Group (Pty) Ltd t/a OFM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The appointment will be made in line with Central Media Group’s Employment Equity Plan and Policy.


JOURNALIST INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

Central Media Group, a media company in Central South Africa is currently searching for recently graduated aspiring journalists to join an internship program in a fully convergent newsroom and multimedia environment of radio, print and digital platforms in our Bloemfontein offices.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Completed relevant degree or National Diploma (Journalism/Media Studies/Communication)
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Have exceptional communication, writing and editing skills in English and/or Afrikaans
  • Basic journalistic skills in news identification, news gathering and news presentations
  • Computer Literacy
  • Be willing to work after hours and on weekends
  • Be able to work closely with a diverse news team
  • The successful candidates will be expected to work on a full-time basis for a twelve (12) month period.

At the end of the internship the candidates should be able to successfully source strong story ideas, conduct interviews, write radio news story/bulletin, re-angle stories, add value to stories (soundbites, photos, videos etc.) handle press releases, do follow-ups where necessary, build an extensive contact network and be active on all social media such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 

If you are a go-getter who can work well under pressure then send a comprehensive CV via e-mail to: thando@centralmediagroup.co.za.

CLOSING DATE: 19 February 2021

Applicants not contacted within two weeks after the closing date should consider their application unsuccessful.

Central Media Group (Pty) Ltd t/a OFM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The appointment will be made in line with Central Media Group’s Employment Equity Plan and Policy.

View All

News

Recovered sheep loses 35kg of fleece

Lockdown has been tough for all of our hairstyles but one plucky sheep has been given his first trim in what could have...  Read More


Seattle woman finds 1kg of cocaine in crochet kit

A Seattle woman got more than she bargained for when she bought a crochet kit at a thrift shop and discovered a kilogram...  Read More


Diver breaks Guinness record for swimming under ice

A Czech freediver broke a Guinness World Record when he swam for a distance of 265 feet under the ice of a frozen lake.  Read More


Virginia man swims 5.35 miles wearing handcuffs

A Virginia man jumped into a YMCA pool while wearing handcuffs and swam laps that totaled 5.35 miles to break a Guinness...  Read More


@ 2020 OFM - All rights reserved Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | We Use Cookies - OFM is a division of Central Media Group (PTY) LTD.


  Visit the official Covid-19 Portal  More Information
Visit the official Covid-19 Portal
Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our site, you agree to our use of cookies. Tell me more