Job Opening – Editor in Nairobi

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January 5, 2016 | No Comments


Duma Works is recruiting an Editor for one of our clients, a leading internationally operating  media company.

Job Purpose Statement

Overall management of website copy, material and content and all internal tasks related to the sports content website dedicated to KPL content

Targets and Responsibilities

  • Review and management of all website content
  • Curating content from feed and manual edit to feed
  • Prepare, review and edit articles to improve grammar readability and quality
  • Enforce editorial policy and guidelines, publishing requirements and avoid libel
  • Liaise with freelance journalists to secure and develop new content
  • Primary contact liaising with the sports content external team


  • More than two years experience in sports editor magazine, print or online publication.
  • Diploma or higher in a relevant field

Skills and Attributes

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Exceptional planning and organising skills
  • Ability to handle high-volume tasks
  • Excellent writing skills

Key Relationships

  • Sports content external team
  • Head of Digital Marketing
  • General Manager

Location: Nairobi

Experience: Expert

Hours: Full Time

Function/Department: Digital Marketing

Reporting to: Head of Digital Marketing


Application letters and detailed CV are to be sent by email to [email protected] marking the subject as “2000”, Your Full name &  Phone number e.g. 2000, Barack Obama, 07xxxxxxxxx. If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through

Deadline for receiving applications: 20th January 2016


* When applying to any job through Duma Works, you can expect that after you apply, you will receive a confirmation email, and then an SMS alert asking you to take a basic screening test over SMS. The SMS with the test may not arrive immediately. Please be patient. The SMS test will typically be 5-8 questions to help us understand your background. Regular SMS rates apply to the test, and if you ever have any issues with the process, please reach out to 0702093793.

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