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Lan-x Africa Job Vacancy 2018 for Magazine Editor, Application Details

Lan-x Africa Job Vacancy 2018 for Magazine Editor, Application Details

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Applications are invited from suitably qualified applicants for Lan-x Africa job Vacancy 2018 Interested applicant(s) ought to follow the details and procedures on this page to secure this opportunity.

Lan-x Africa Job Vacancy 2018

Lan-x Africa is a business management consultancy firm that deals in Business advisory, Recruitment and Training services to the Eastern African region. Our mission is “To Enhance Business Competencies through Proven Performance Based Practices”.

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We are in the process of publishing a magazine and we are looking for an Editor who will be responsible for overseeing the creation, editing and production of the magazine on a monthly basis.

If you are a hard-working, self-starter and are looking for a serious career within a fast-paced, energetic and fun environment, where hard-work, initiative and commitment are rewarded then this could be your job.

Duties for the Magazine Editor Job

  • Overseeing content generation, content assignments, and manuscript review for all content of the magazine.
  • Select articles for issues and plan publication contents.
  • Generate ideas for articles and features.
  • Reading, writing and researching features and articles.
  • Rewrite, edit, proofread and subbing copy to ensure it is ready to go to press.
  • Ensure that all features in the magazine are topical, interesting and informative.
  • Ensure that all feature articles comply with ethical codes of practice and legal guidelines.
  • Participate in budget preparation for resource allocation and control.
  • Coordinating preparation of new issue magazine information and other relevant materials for use by the sales and marketing team and participating in publicity activities for general publications.
  • Identifying new markets for products in your section and coming up with the required content within the approved timelines.
  • Establish the source of copyrighted materials and prepare acknowledgement for illustrations and text used to meet acquisition requirements.
  • Collaborate with the sales and marketing team and Heads of Departments on content calendar.
  • Leverage reporting and analytics to determine success of key initiatives.
  • Develop comprehensive social media campaigns and manage daily content for all platforms, optimizing regularly to deliver best results and engagements.

Magazine Editor Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in journalism or any other related field
  • Be a member of media Council of Kenya
  • At least two years’ experience in editorial, social media or market editorial role
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strong writing, editing and proof-reading skills
  • Proficiency in written English
  • An eye for detail

How to Apply

Interested candidates who meet the requirements are invited to send their CV and cover letter to [email protected] clearly indicating the job title on the subject line on or before 7th September 2018.

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