March 2012 — Present
• My role is to sub-edit and publish articles and images for the lifestyle, news, advice and area review sections. I take extra care to deliver grammatically correct, appropriately punctuated and error-free articles.
•I source information for lifestyle and home décor events.
• I research and write articles for the lifestyle and news24 property sections, which have help boost my confidence in terms of feature writing.
•I have successfully sourced a number of lifestyle articles, which received record reads on our website.
• I’ve been tasked with attending lifestyle and home décor events where I managed to make valuable industry contacts and get a story or two out of each event.
• I have built a number of industry contacts, which I have used to make valuable contributions to my role as Lifestyle Journalist.
• I handle reader queries relating to lifestyle articles.
• I also keep watch on Facebook comments and queries relating to lifestyle articles. From these, I’ve drawn inspiration for article ideas and have identified what our readers would like to see on our website.