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Netwerk24 is looking for an excellent general reporter. The reporter must be able to source, investigate and report on stories from a variety of 'beats'. The journalist should have a good understanding of digital journalism, be able to record video and take photos. The successful candidate must be willing to work irregular hours and overtime.
Responsibilities and Duties
Identify news stories;
Report the news. This includes breaking news and in-depth articles;
Maintain a contact network.
Qualifications and Skills
Ability to work comfortably in a digital, multi-platform environment, with skills in social media, photography and videography;
Excellent Afrikaans language skills;
Proven experience as a reporter;
Relevant tertiary qualification;
Valid driver's licence;
Ability to report in Afrikaans.