Independent News & Media PLC | Full Time


Closing date: Aug 31 ,2024

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Are you a passionate individual with a burning desire for a fulfilling career in journalism? 

We at Fortune newspaper are actively recruiting dedicated and enthusiastic Reporters to join our editorial 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.

As a member of our editorial team, you will contribute to the creation of reliable and accurate content for both our print and digital outlets, alongside a staff committed to delivering quality information. 

Successful applicants are expected to

  1. Attentively listen, understand and write investigative articles, feature stories and analytical pieces.
  2. Understand the economic and business landscape. 
  3. Produce five originally sourced news stories a week.
  4. Operate under strict deadlines.
  5. Communicate promptly with editors and be open to feedback.


  1. A strong passion for journalism and a commitment to pursuing it as a career.
  2. Willingness to work flexible hours.
  3. Fluent command of the English language.
  4. Strong writing and communication skills.
  5. Ability to work in a high-pressure, fast-moving environment.
  6. Attention to detail and critical thinking.

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 journalism, 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 ( 

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


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).

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

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Required Person: 3

Employment Type: Full Time

Salary: 9000 ETB

Work Experience: 0