Iziko Museums of South Africa are African museums of excellence that empower and inspire all people to celebrate and respect our diverse heritage.
Iziko Museums of South Africa
We are seeking to appoint motivated employees in the following position:
Fixed-term Contract (2 months)
Salary: R15.092 per month
A Media Officer is required for a period of 2 months to assist the Communications Coordinator with the implementation of the day-to-day operational activities, related to the external, online and internal communications activities performed by the Department of Institutional Advancement.
Key Responsibilities include: Communication, Media Liaison and publicity; social media; database development, administration and filing.
- Assist with writing, editing and proofreading of all media-related communication, including press releases and articles
- Facilitate media requests and interviews
- Facilitate web maintenance processes and administration
- Assist with implementation and monitoring of social media
- Assist with reporting on the impact of all communication
- Perform daily operational activities related to the communications function.
Requirements: Diploma in Journalism/Communication or an equivalent qualification Ÿ 2-5 years’ experience working in a communication environment Ÿ Strong administration skills Ÿ excellent writing and editing skills Ÿ Computer literacy (advanced level)
Please submit your CV and a covering letter, certified copy of identity document and certified copies of your qualification certificates, clearly stating the position for which you are applying, to Human Resources Department at the Iziko SA National Gallery Annexe by no later than Wednesday 5 March 2014. Address an envelope with your documents to: HR Department, Thandi Mkonjiswa. You are welcome to contact Thandi Mkonjiswa (021) 4813982 should you have any queries.
Iziko is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to developing a diverse workforce. Preference will be given to candidates who promote representivity within Iziko, in terms of the Employment Equity Act.
Iziko reserves the right not to fill the advertised position.