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The Standard Group PLC is recognized as a leading multi-media house in East Africa. Our various media platforms include: The Standard Newspaper, KTN, KTN News, Radio Maisha, The Nairobian weekly newspaper, Think Outdoor (billboard advertising) and Standard Digital.

Job Description: 
As part of our mandate to create learning opportunities, we are searching for young smart, vibrant, creative and ambitious graduates to join the content team of www.standardmedia.co.ke – the #1 news site in Kenya. The Graduate Internship programme is a six month intensive opportunity to learn from a great team of journalists and contribute to various Standard Digital websites.

Responsibilities:

  • Work on various digital projects under the guidance of a mentor.
  • Interview news sources for web and video platforms.
  • Write creative content for various Standard Digital websites.
  • Monitor news feeds for breaking news and information.
  • Create and engage online communities.
  • Generate visual content for various web platforms.

Qualification and Skills:

  • Recently graduated or about to graduate with a degree in communication, journalism or any other creative field.
  • Experience and knowledge in web publishing.
  • Willingness and ability to learn and work in a fast paced environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of video and social media platforms.
  • Able to effectively and creatively use social media to engage
    audiences.
  • Excellent planning and organization skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Video production and editing skills (an added advantage)
  • No Working Experience Required
  • Languages: Swahili (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent),

We have vacancies for individuals with exceptional skills in the following sections:

  • Social media
  • Video desk
  • Sports desk
  • Entertainment (SDE)
How To Apply:
Your application letter should clearly indicate:
1. The section you are interested in.
2. Links to work samples (if any).