Sports Editor – (1 Posts) At Mwananchi Communication Limited
Industry : Print /Digital Media Job Function : Editorial Content
Job Experience Level : Mid Level
Minimum Years of Experience : 4
Minimum Academic Qualification : Bachelor
To manage the day-to-day production of the sports sections of the Mwananchi ensuring conformity with editorial policy guidelines and objectives.
Full Job Description
- Assigns sports reporters, correspondents and photographers to cover sports events
- Reviews the performance of sports reporters, correspondents and photographers so as to strengthen coverage.
- Attends the editorial conference and uses feedback to give direction
- Designs, layout pages and places sports stories for editing
- Gives editing instructions and supervises sub-editors to ensure that the stories are professionally subbed to the highest quality and standards within set deadlines.
- Checks the edited copy and pictures to ensure that the editing meets journalistic ethics, editorial objectives, house style and avoids libel
- And any other duty assigned by his/her supervisor