Tech and Auto Editor (remote)

  • Write 6 articles a day (a mix of original, exclusive and re-written / aggregated news).
  • Source multi-media to accompany your article. 
  • Source images to accompany your article using our tools. 
  • Publish articles on the CMS. 
  • Post articles on Facebook.

  • A qualification in journalism and/or previous writing experience;
  • Expertise in local & global auto and tech news;
  • Contacts within the local auto and tech industry would be an advantage;
  • Independence and dedication as this is a home-based position;
  • Good communication skills;
  • 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.

  • This is your chance to join a friendly and highly skilled team. 
  • Professional growth is guaranteed. 
  • You will receive monthly performance reviews and feedback from a copyeditor and managing editor, access to analytics and project KPIs.
  • Regular training sessions.

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