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eNCA Production Assistant

jumpadmin Jobs  Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa 28 Apr 2016

Job Description

The successful candidate will be required to work irregular and long hours, including weekends, public holidays and standby shifts. This is a one year contract position only.

Requirements and Duties:


  • Journalism Degree or National Diploma (will consider those requiring one year experiential training)
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Sound editorial judgement and interpretational skills
  • An exceptional grasp of current affairs
  • Wide-ranging general knowledge
  • Excellent command of the English language
  • Must be meticulous, accurate and passionate
  • Must show exceptional initiative
  • Video editing skills and/or ability to voice news inserts a distinct advantage
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet regular deadlines


  • Print scripts and ensure anchors have them timeously
  • Liaise between output desk and floor manager, executive producers, logistics and video editors
  • Fetch guests and take them to the green room, make-up or studio
  • Call reporters, police, emergency services or any other news maker as required by the output editor
  • Set up interviews with newsmakers
  • Ensure the guest room is presentable
  • Write copy for news bulletins when required by the output editor

If you meet the minimum requirements for the position as stated, please send your Application Form together with your CV, certified copies of your ID & Qualifications, to:

Closing Date: 29 April 2016

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