Assistant to the Editor

*Please note that this role is currently unpaid.

Term: 6 months (minimum)

Future Cape Town is looking for an assistant to the editor-in-chief to be part of the team. Your main roles will include:

  • preparing articles ,
  • proofreading and editing
  • curating content
  • finalizing and presenting the weekly Editorial calendar
  • liaising with contributors

Depending on the quality of the candidate, additional roles may include; writing articles, conducting interviews, basic research,  initiatives to broaden the reach of the website, and organization in general.

You will report and liaise directly with the Editor-in-chief almost daily. The role is quite demanding, and requires an excellent command of the English language and an ability to work quickly and to a very high standard.

Please send a brief CV and covering letter explaining why you feel you are suited to the post.


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