We are looking for SUB EDITORS GENERAL NEWS - The Citizen One Post.
• At least four years' experience in journalism part of which as a sub editor
• Degree in Journalism
• Mastery of English and Swahili grammar
• Checks and corrects editorial copy allocated by the Chief Sub-Editor for facts, accuracy, taste, housestyle,
language use, clarity, details, objectivity, and spellings.
• Subs copy to fit allocated space without distorting facts or dispensing with the salient points.
• Re-writes the copy as necessary for simplicity, clarity and style.
• Rewrites the appropriate headline forthe copy, ensuring it reflects the overriding message of the story.
• Submits the edited copy to the Chief Sub-Editor within set deadlines.
• Makes up the editorial pages as directed by the Chief Sub-Editor.
• Checks all headlines, captions, pictures, copy text and page logos and all other page elements to sign
the pages within set deadlines.
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