CAXTON NEWSPAPERS:Reporter Opportunity

  • Caxton Newspapers in northern Johannesburg have a vacancy for a city buzz reporter to cover local government and community news.


  • Source, research and write high quality stories from local government communities for the northern Johannesburg newspaper.
  • Report to the news editor to coordinate assignments and daily minimum requirements. Report on daily press statements, breaking news and weekend functions.
  • Interact with communities within the northern Johannesburg suburbs on social media platforms in personal capacity.



  • Diploma or degree in journalism, with one year’s experience in a newsroom.
  • Exceptionally high standards of written and spoken English.
  • Musty have own, reliable transport and current drivers license.



  • Experience with multimedia and social media platforms


Personal Skills/Attributes

  • Must live in the northern suburbs of Johannesburg and be able to work in the inner city.
  • Must be able to work alone, without supervision and be responsible to meet deadlines.
  • Must be able to work evenings and weekends to react to breaking news.

Posted on 12 Mar 11:21

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