Radio sports sub- editor
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Permanent
You have 3 days left to apply for this job.
Royal Media Services Limited wishes to recruit a suitably qualified individual to the position of a Radio sports sub- editor. He/she will be required to source, generate, package and present sports news stories. He/she will report to the Radio Sports Editor.
If you qualify, please send your application and resume.
Clearly cite Job Ref No. HRD/ RSE/02-2019 in your email.
- Implement various sports news strategies for all the radio stations and the online platform under Royal Media Services ltd
Under the guidance of the sports editor, help in the daily running of the Radio Sports Desk
Maintain close and effective contact with the sports editor, sports news sources, reporters and correspondents
Assign duties to and guide reporters & correspondents attached to the sports desk in sourcing sports news
Maintain an up to date diary of major events and news of interest to all RMS radio stations and prepare a schedule of sports assignments & feature stories
Ensure radio sports stories aired conform to journalistic ethics, editorial objectives and house style
Guide reporters and correspondents in preparing high quality sports bulletins, features & special reports by ensuring balance and credibility
Anchor sports news, do sports commentaries/analysis, conduct live and recorded interviews
Edit and publish sports stories on the online platform in strict conformity to the house style
Chair Radio sports editorial meetings in the absence of the sports editor and lay out day’s activity plan
- Do any other Editorial tasks assigned by the Sports Editor
: Bachelor's degreeRequired relevant work experience
: 5 yearsRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)Swahili (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent),