Kenyatta University Jobs in Kenya : News Editor


Qualifications for News Editor Kenyan Jobs
• Bachelors Degree or Higher National Diploma (HND) in Media Communication/ Journalism/English language from a recognized institution
• At least five (5) years experience as a full-time Reporter or Editor in a busy environment
• Excellent English skills (both written and spoken)
• Ability to write and edit a clear and clean copy
• Ability to work under pressure
• Ability to imagine how a story idea will read after it has been edited or re-written
• Have an understanding of social media and how they apply in the news business
• Highly proficient in computer applications
• Have knowledge of Television and Radio news production, packaging and dissemination techniques and methods
• Have working knowledge of online technology, online news best practices and an appreciation of the business processes, protocols and controls
• Have knowledge and understanding of laws, media laws and code of ethics, precedents, government regulations and the democratic political process
How to Apply
Applicants and Referees should write directly to: Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration) Kenyatta University P. O. BOX 43844 – 00100 NAIROBI Applications and letters from the referees should be received not later than, Wednesday, 11th November 2015 Kenyatta University is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Women and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.