BLANTYRE (MaraviPost) The Maravi Post (www.maravipost.com) is one of the fastest growing and most read online website that publishes cross-cutting stories on Malawi. The newspaper first went online on 31st December, 2008, and is currently one of the most rated websites by powerful international search engines including Google.
The Maravi Post seeks to recruit passionate, dedicated, qualified and news-hungry journalists in the fields of politics, sports, technology, religion, arts and culture, et cetera.
Your primary role will be to provide www.maravipost.com readers with daily news, much of which will be self-generated; and keeping our fan pages/platforms on the social network up-to-date.
The successful candidates will need to demonstrate the ability to source, break and write news stories for the website and build contacts within the industry with very minimal supervision.
We are looking for those who are keen, energetic and enthusiastic about being journalists in whatsoever field. While no specific cross-border industry experience is necessary, the successful candidates will have to demonstrate the key skills of down to earth kind of journalism with exceptional command of the English language.
The candidates should be willing to travel within Malawi, and work during evening and weekend hours.
In return, The Maravi Post offers competitive remuneration packages – the best that no other online media house in the country can offer.
Applicants may be any interested individuals, students of journalism, holders of degree/diploma, certificate in Journalism, Communication, Cultural or Media Studies.
HOW TO APPLY
Interested applicants must send their one paged CV plus at least two publishable stories/features to (News) email@example.com. The subject of the e-mail should be titled ‘Job Application.’ The Applications must be copied to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Successful candidates will be notified within 5 days after application. There is no deadline.