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The position requires an experienced journalist, editor or sub editor based in South Africa.
The news editor will:
· anchor Scrolla’s news operation, working with in house reporters and freelancers
· identify new freelancers across the country, working with them and mentoring them
· edit, rewrite and sub edit – and sometimes write stories themselves
· manage video and audio editing
The candidate needs to be an exceptional writer, as well as an experienced editor or sub editor, based in South Africa.
The chief sub will:
· work closely with the editor and news editor
· manage freelance sub editors
· edit and rewrite and sub edit