We are looking for SUB EDITOR SPORTS-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 Sports Editor for facts, accuracy, taste, housestyle,
language use, clarity, details, objectivity, spellings etc.
• Subs copy to fit allocated space without distorting facts or dispensing with the salient points.
• Re-writes the copy as necessary for simplicity, clarity, style etc.
• Writes or rewrites appropriate headlines for copy, ensuring congruity with overriding message of the
• Edits pictures selected by Sports Editor to fit allocated space, and writes/rewrites appropriate
captions, taking care not to merely state the obvious details
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