Sub Editor

May 16, 2016

The Sub Editor will ensure the Style, Layout, Final Copy, Creativity and eventual production of Supplements and other special and commissioned reports, not only match in-house style and layout, but also surpass client expectations. The job holder will be responsible for subbing copy to fit allocated space without distorting facts and consistent with commercial and client needs. He/she will be required to advise and give guidance to clients and the commercial teams on content generation and quality.

Key Responsibilities

  • To re-write the copy as necessary for simplicity, clarity, accuracy and as per client needs.
  • To edit pictures selected to go with particular content.
  • Offer editorial advice to clients whenever necessary.
  • Work closely with the design, commercial, editorial and production sections to ensure deadlines are met as required.

Qualifications & Experience

  • University degree with a bias in English, Mass Communication or Business.
  • Postgraduate diploma Journalis
  • Minimum of three years’ experience.
  • Well-developed analytical skills and an understanding of the local and global business environment
  • Ability to make quick decisions
  • Energy and ability to work irregular hours
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills at all levels
  • Have a clear understanding of newspaper production processes

If you possess the above qualifications and the drive to meet the challenge please email your CV and cover letter to careers@radiokaya.co.ke

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