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NEWSDAY VACANCIES

VACANCIES
Applications are invited from suitably qualified, results oriented individuals to fill the following vacancies within NewsDay, a daily newspaper to be published by Zimind Publishers.

ADVERTISING

SALES REPRESENTATIVES
DISPLAY AD SALES(S)
CLASSIFIED AD SALES REPRESENTATIVES(S)
ADVERTISING BOOKING CLERK(S)

Requirements

A degree In Marketing , Business Studies or equivalent
A post graduate qualification in Sales will be an added advantage.
Three (3) or more years experience in a sales environment
Dynamic, articulate, highly creative, results oriented with passion for media and a proven track record in sales
Self driven and ability to work under pressure
Good Communication skills

Main responsibilities
Selling of  advertising space
Net working with clients
Attending business functions

EDITORIAL
Reporters, sub-editors, proof readers

Requirements
Degree in Journalism or equivalent
Diploma in Journalism or equivalent
Highly developed computer skills
Good written and oral communication skills
Ability to maintain confidentiality at the highest level
Ability to work with limited supervision

Reporters:
Successful applicants will be responsible for –
Gathering news, conducting interviews and writing accurate balanced stories;
Initiating and identifying ideas for general news, business, sports and entertainment;
Building and maintaining a network of contacts;
Have an eye for quality control and attention to detail;
Work to deadlines;
Ability to work as a team; and
Proficiency in MS Word, email and Internet.
 
Sub-editors:

Must be able to-
Design pages, edit and lay out stories;
Craft creative headlines;
Pay particular attention to detail;
Exercise high level of quality control;
Operate under minimum supervision;
Work to deadlines;
Ability to work as a team; and
Proficiency in MS Word, email and Internet.
 
Proof Readers:
Must have-
Good command of English or teaching background;
Previously worked in a similar capacity;
An eye for detail;
Exercise high level of quality control;
Work to deadlines;
Ability to work as a team; and
Proficiency in MS Word, email and Internet.

In exchange NewsDay offers market-related competitive packages, membership of a medical aid scheme, transport allowance and other perks.

Applications should be addressed to:

Group Human Resources Manager
NEWSDAY
P O Box BE 1165
Belvedere
Harare.
Or email:applications@zimind.co.zw


By no later than April 6, 2009.

 
 
 

 

 
 

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