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Job Information Business Reporter Company Information
Contact Name The Recruiter
Contact Email
Since 03-06-2011
Job Information
Job Type Full-Time
Salary Range Per Month
Category Marketing/Advertising
Sub Category
Shift 08:00hrs to 17:00hrs
Experience Summary 3
Posted 10-05-2019
Minimum Education University
Degree Title Media Studies, Journalism or Mass Comm
Minimum Experience 3 Year (diploma but with at least 8 years experience reporting on commerce, companies, business & industry will be considered.)
Work Permit
Job Status
Job Status Receiving Applications
Start Publishing 10-05-2019
No of Jobs 1
Stop Publishing 24-05-2019
[Lusaka,Zambia ]


Are you ambitious, a versatile reporter, thirsty for results and love interacting with people?

We are looking for an energetic, customer centered JOURNALIST/REPORTER with a compelling personality who can work in a newspaper production team in order to grow a newspaper. One who understands economic trends of companies and can translate them into business stories of interest. Must possess a YES I CAN! attitude and able to explore new opportunities.

KSM Management Consultants is looking to recruit a Business Reporter to perform the following functions:

  • Assist the editor in managing the news diary on a weekly basis;
  • Research, write and produce quality business stories within established timelines whilst adhering to weekly deadlines and working to a set target;
  • Work with the marketing team to produce profiles for the newspaper’s clients;
  • Assist in editing stories when required;
  • Develop innovative ideas for writing business news;
  • Stay updated with latest business news and events;
  • Discuss and develop ideas to write strong and sophisticated stories to attract readers;
  • Write breaking news and business stories in unique and interesting ways to increase readership;
  • Write real and accurate stories so as to avoid any libel cases;
  • Serve as photographer and videographer while gathering story elements;
  • Build and maintain strong relationship with news contacts;
  • Any other given specific assignments as may be assigned by the Editor.



Qualifications & Experience

·         At least a degree in Media Studies, Journalism or Mass Communication.

·         Minimum 3 years as a business reporter with a recognised newspaper

·         Candidates with a diploma but with at least 8 years experience reporting on commerce, companies, business & industry will be considered.

·          Ability to understand economic data, trends, company financial statements and interpret these into business stories of interest

·         Versatile with an analytical mind

·         Large network of sources in commerce, business and industry

·         Wide knowledge of Zambian business and industry

·         Able to work with minimum supervision


Method of Application

Register to apply through our website Download our Recruitment App from Google Playstore: THE RECRUITER KSM or Send your CV in MS word format to clearly stating in the email subject line the position you are applying for.

Preferred Skills
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