Multiple Positions

Website Daily Standard Multimedia Limited

Daily Revelation Newspaper is seeking the services of dedicated people to fill up the following positions:

1.    JOURNALISTS (6 POSITIONS)

Responsibilities

  • Uncover critical news stories
  • Engage in investigative stories
  • Gather, corroborate and interpret bulky information
  • Conduct in-depth interviews for news purposes
  • Conduct research and use findings to construct in-depth articles
  • Obtain first-hand information from news sources
  • Analyse data and provide context to information

Requirements and skills

  • Proven work experience as a journalist
  • Editing and proofreading skills
  • Ability to follow strict deadlines and fact-checking information
  • Knowledge about Zambia’s media landscape
  • Computer proficiency
  • Critical thinking and analytical
  • Excellent communication and networking skills
  • High integrity and morality

Qualifications

Diploma or Degree in Journalism

2.    ACCOUNTS/ADMINISTRATION (1 POSITION)

Responsibilities

  •  Review and reconcile financial statement
  • Process payments and bank deposits
  •  Manage payroll
  • Manage suppliers/advertisers
  • Contact clients and send reminders for timely payments
  • Manage tax returns and other statutory payments
  • Update accounting database

Requirements

  • Experience as an Accounts/admin or similar role
  • Knowledge of finance procedures and debt collection regulations
  • Hands-on experience with accounting software
  • Data entry skills in financial formulars and latest software
  • Good organizational and management skills
  • Self-starter with minimum supervision

Qualification

BA or Masters in finance, accounting or equivalent

3.   MARKETING EXECUTIVES (2 POSITIONS)

Responsibilities:

  • Marketing the Company and its products
  • Engage companies/institutions/people to advertise in the newspaper
  • Engage companies/institutions/people to subscribe with the Newspaper
  • Ensuring adherence to clients’ specifications
  • Coordinating efforts to ensure quality deliverables
  •  Adhering to time and financial restrictions
  • Tracking changes in consumer engagement

Requirements:

  • Prior experience as a marketing executive.
  • Excellent in research and writing skills, especially those applicable to marketing.
  • Strong leadership, delegation, and capacity development skills
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Ability to engage and communicate with people of different backgrounds
    Self-starter
  • Respect for people regardless of their status in society
  • High level of integrity

Qualification

Diploma or Degree in Marketing, Advertising or equivalent

4.    SALES EXECUTIVE (2 POSITIONS)

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate newspaper distribution with newspaper salespersons
  • Manage daily sales reconciliations from newspaper salespersons
  • Liaise with marketing executives on new selling points
  • Conduct weekly/monthly sales reconciliations from various clients and agents

Requirements

  •  Creative thinking
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Customer centric
  • Ability to identify new selling spots
  • High level of financial accountability
  • High level of integrity

Qualification

Diploma or Degree in Sale Management

5.    PRINTER (1 POSITION)

Responsibilities

  • Managing the entire print production process
  • Ensure proper maintenance, safety, and functioning of the printing press

Requirements

  •  Experience as a Press Operator or similar role
  • Exceptional Expertise in operating heavy machinery
  • Ability to interpret and understand complex documents
  • Attention to detail

Qualification

Diploma or Degree in Printing Technology

6.    PHOTOGRAPHER (1 POSITION)

Duties

  •  Taking newsworthy photographs
  • Editing and processing photos
  • Preparing proofs for publication
  • Liaising with other staff regarding assignments
  • Meeting editorial deadlines
  • Undertaking relevant background research for features and articles

Requirements

  • Certificate or Diploma in Photography
  • Ability to work overtime
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

7.    DRIVERS (2 POSITIONS)

Duties

  • Handle logistics work

Requirements

  • Valid driver’s license
  • Defensive driving
  • Time management to keep track of deliveries and stay on schedule
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills

8.    MOTORBIKE RIDERS (3 POSITIONS)

Duties

  • Handle logistics work

Requirements

  •  A valid driver’s license
  • Time management to keep track of deliveries and stay on schedule
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills

All qualified and interested people should send their applications as a single pdf document attaching the cover letter and Curriculum Vitae(CV) to: [email protected]. No hard copy application will be accepted. Deadline for application is 5th April, 2024.

To apply for this job email your details to dailyrevelation.newspaper@gmail.com


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