Are you a seasoned journalist with a passion for political reporting in Africa? The Africa Report, a leading source for insightful news and analysis on the African continent, is seeking an experienced correspondent to join our dedicated team.
Application Deadline: 12 December
As Kenya correspondent for The Africa Report, you will be responsible for delivering high-quality, in-depth political reporting and analysis on Kenyan affairs. We are looking for candidates with a strong track record in journalism and a deep understanding of the political landscape in East Africa. Your reporting will help shape the narrative and provide valuable insights to our readers
- Conduct research, interviews, and investigations to produce compelling and informative political stories.
- Stay updated on political developments, trends, and emerging issues across Kenya and the wider region.
- Build and maintain a network of reliable sources.
- Provide in-depth analysis and commentary on political events.
- Collaborate with our editorial team to ensure timely and accurate reporting.
- Pitch and develop story ideas that resonate with our audience.
- A minimum of five years of professional reporting experience for an established newspaper or media outlet.
- Proven expertise in political reporting and a deep understanding of Kenyan and East African politics.
- Exceptional writing skills and the ability to produce engaging, well-researched content.
- Strong analytical and investigative skills.
- A network of contacts in the field of Kenyan politics.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
- A passion for journalism and a commitment to ethical reporting.
How to Apply:
- Your resume or CV.
- A cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and passion for political reporting.
- Writing samples or links to your published work.
- References from previous employers or colleagues.
The Africa Report is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.