Closing Date: 19 May 2014
Location: Randburg


  •  Relevant Degree or 3 year Tertiary Qualification in Media


  •  Understanding and / or experience of any aspect of television (possibly a student production or similar)
  •  A keen interest in Television
  •  Computer Skills: Microsoft Office programmes (Word, Excel, Outlook and Power Point).


The Internship will provide an individual with the opportunity to train and work under the guidance of the On-Air Manager to execute the functions listed below:

  •  Services and information that the individual must provide to external individuals or groups, to accomplish the organization’s mission and strategy.
  •  Construction of a transmission log (presentation schedule) to ensure correct transmission of content across all channels e.g. programming, advertising, and various On-Air elements, sponsorships, branding and marketing material.
  •  Produce a meticulously accurate, Transmission-ready detailed 24hour running-order Log for Play out by required daily deadline.
  •  Construct and deliver fault free Transmission Logs for transmission, against strict deadlines, for all current and future M-Net channels.
  •  Accurately capture the Programming and Movies from the Macro schedule (Synergy) to the Micro schedule across required channels.
  •  Query anomalies to ensure accurate running order logs (schedules)
  •  Create Formats, if required
  •  Generate running order schedule and maintain on-air elements in the current operating system, Paradigm
  •  Liaise with Internal departments EPG, Marketing, DStv Media Sales, Media Operations and Traffic on the status of the logs as per agreed standard operating procedure.


  • Effective Communication
  •  Interpersonal Skills
  •  Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  •  Meticulous attention to detail
  •  High level of accuracy
  •  Concentration for extended periods of time
  •  Effective Time Management
  •  Good organization and administrative skills
  •  Initiative and ability to take responsibility
  •  Customer-focus
  •  Willingness and enthusiasm to learn is essential.

How to Apply

Apply for the Mnet Log Editor / Presentation Scheduler Internship Programme