WRITER / BLOGGER – KAHAWA TUNGU
KahawaTungu, is one of the top news platforms in the in the region.
We are looking for digital writers/bloggers to cover tech, business, politics, gossip, sports, education and entertainment.
The selected applicants will be digital savvy, equally capable of producing a news story and developing a relationship with news sources for deeper cover of daily news item.
Maintain a close working relationship with potential news sources, real as well as general reporting.
Engage readers through social media by responding to reader comments and pursing other avenues of interaction with audiences.
Be on alert at all times for breaking news in order to generate story ideas and plan coverage effectively. Write stories with digital focus, shoot video to tell the story.
Develop updates to live stories throughout the day, with several deadlines built into the workday.
Have the ability to post breaking news.
0 Must be able operate a camera equipped with still and video capabilities.
Must be able to write clearly and succinctly on a variety of topics, which may extend beyond the primary focus of the beat.
Basic knowledge of web publishing tools and/or the ability to learn new technology quickly.
Exceptional organizational skills and the ability to meet deadline in a fast-paced environment.
Excellent communication and presentation skills.
BS/BA in news/media discipline or equivalent experience.
Interested applicants should apply to email@example.com and also send a digital resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, include your top five links that show your expertise in digital storytelling.