Independant News & Media PLC | Full Time

Digital Editor

Closing date: Jun 13 ,2024

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Are you a tech-savvy individual with a burning desire for a fulfilling career in the digital world? 

We at Fortune newspaper are actively recruiting dedicated and enthusiastic Digital Editor to join our digital team. 

Fortune is the largest English weekly in Ethiopia. It has been a formidable presence in the print media for the past 24 years. We thrive in providing our readers with accurate contents that have context, professional analysis and background information.

Our digital presence is decent on prominent platforms. As a member of our digital team, you will be in charge of our digital outlets, alongside an editorial staff committed to delivering quality information. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Successful applicants are expected to

- Create compelling and shareable multimedia content specific to platforms.

- Edit videos and manage content across Addis Fortune accounts.

- Use analytics tools to track and optimise digital performance.

- Collaborate with the editorial and marketing team to ensure cohesive content creation.

- Develop and implement effective social media strategies to enhance brand visibility.

- Operate under strict deadlines and communicate promptly with supervisors.

- Engage with the audience, and professionally respond to inquiries, comments and mentions.

- Cultivate relationships with industry partners for potential collaborations.

- Familiarise self with emerging trends and apply them in practice.


REQUIREMENTS

- Proven experience as a Digital Editor, Social Media Manager, or similar role.

- Strong proficiency in content creation tools and software.

Knowledge of social media trends and best practices.

Excellent written and verbal skills in English language.

Ability to multitask and give attention to detail while working in a fast-paced environment.

Creative thinker with a passion for storytelling.


At Fortune, work is part of life and life is part of work. We take pride in upholding the highest standards of journalistic integrity, ensuring that our reporting is fair, unbiased, and free from external influences.

We understand the importance of timely reporting without compromising on accuracy. Our journalists dig deep into documents, engage in conversations with experts, and leave no stone unturned to provide complete coverage for our readers.

Join Us if you share our passion for delivering quality, possess a keen eye for detail, and are committed to being a part of a media organisation that values excellence.

How to Apply

Interested applicants meeting the criteria can apply through the Fortune Career Website (https://careers.addisfortune.info) 

You may contact the HR department at 011-416-3020 for additional information.

or

submit applications in person at Independent News & Media Plc. on Tegene Bldg, 7th Floor (Beqlo Bet area Sierra Leone St. next to former Global Hotel).
LINK or https://maps.app.goo.gl/Xtg8q665gNZk75Zy8

*Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for further screening and interviews. Female applicants are highly encouraged.*

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Required Person: 1

Employment Type: Full Time

Salary: Negotiable

Work Experience: At least one year