Evening news writer (Remote)
Evening news writer (Remote)
Briefly News is one of the biggest news and entertainment platforms in South Africa. Briefly News is a partner of Genesis Media Emerging Markets company, a media holding operating in South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and Ghana, with projects like Legit.ngTUKO.co.ke and YEN.com.gh.


  • Write 8 articles a day (a mix of original, exclusive and re-written / aggregated news) that you will source yourself.
  • Source multi-media to accompany your articles. 
  • Source images to accompany your articles using our tools. 
  • Publish articles on the CMS. 
  • Post articles on Facebook.


  • A good laptop/PC (at least Intel 3);
  • Good, stable and reliable internet connection (uncapped, with a line speed of at least 4MBps). Cellphone data is not acceptable;
  • A qualification in journalism and/or previous writing experience;
  • Independence and dedication as this is a home-based position;
  • Good communication skills.


This is your chance to join a friendly and highly skilled team. Professional growth is guaranteed and you will receive monthly performance reviews and feedback from a copyeditor and managing editor, access to analytics and project KPIs, as well as regular training sessions. The salary on offer is $500 - $650 pm depending on experience.
Evening news writer (Remote)
Evening news writer (Remote)