Location: Cape Town


Highbury Safika Media (Pty) Ltd is a large independent magazine publishing company who is seeking to appoint a recent journalist graduate to join its dynamic sports editorial team. The successful candidate must be able to work well in a small but award-winning team, have a thorough knowledge of sport and work well under deadline pressure.


  •  Computer literate and be able to use the internet as a research tool in a critical and informed manner
  •  Please email a motivation letter (max 150 words) along with your CV (PDF format preferred), outlining what makes you suitable for this position.


The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  •  Compile listings and diary items
  •  Conduct and transcribe interviews
  •  Provide clean and accurate copy
  •  Have a meticulous approach to research
  •  Adhere to strict deadlines


  •  Meticulous approach to your work and an eye for detail
  •  An excellent knowledge of sport
  •  An understanding of production systems
  •  Ability to work accurately and professionally under pressure
  •  A good team player who is nevertheless able to work under their own initiative
  •  Proactive and self-disciplined
  •  Willingness to learn and take direction

How to Apply

Email: [email protected]