Friday, 17 June 2016

Technology Writer Internship at IT News Africa 2016

IT News Africa (, Africa’s technology news leader is seeking an intern to join the editorial team in Johannesburg. The successful candidate is someone who lives and breathes social media, loves our continent and loves exploring and writing about technology.


  • Student (or recent graduate) working towards a qualification in journalism, media studies or public relations.
  • You will be required to write and edit daily posts for the website.
  • Managing and contributing towards a variety of social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter.
  • Attending and covering industry events as an ambassador of the brand.
  • Editing images and uploading them to the site.
  • The successful applicant must be available at least four days a week from 8am to 5pm.


  • Blogger.
  • Knowledge of WordPress and writing for social media.
  • Photoshop experience.
  • An eye for choosing and processing great images.
  • Good with a camera.
  • Drivers licence and own transport.

Personal Skills/Attributes

  • Go-getter attitude.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Tech-savvy.
  • Self-disciplined and able to work independently.
  • Team player.

Remuneration: negotiable Cost to company 
Location: Johannesburg, Houghton
Education level: Diploma
Job level: Student
Own transport required: Yes
Travel requirement: Occasional
Type: Contract
Reference: #0616Intern

To apply for this awesome opportunity please send us your motivation letter and CV to
Darryl Linington: Closing Date: 17 June 2016. No late application will be accepted.

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