Interact Media Defined, a respected and well-established business to business (B2B) publisher covering various multimedia platforms, is looking for a candidate to fulfil a senior writer / assistant editor role.  The company’s brands focus on the built environment, infrastructure, heavy industries, and mining sectors.

This candidate will be responsible for generating content for print and online platforms, sourcing all required information and writing original features, as well as attending and reporting on industry and association events.

Relationship building is a key element, and the successful candidate will be developed into the face of the industry and the various products associated with it, growing their brands across the board.

 Remuneration:  Negotiable — relevant to experience/skills 
 Location:  Bedfordview, Johannesburg
 Education level:  Degree or equivalent
 Job level:  Senior writer / assistant editor / editor still producing content
 Own transport required:  Yes — non-negotiable
 Travel requirement:  Although mostly office-based, frequent travel is an inherent requirement of the role
 Type:  Permanent
 Reference:  ##IMD-ED
 Company:  Interact Media Defined

Basic position requirements

  • Relevant university degree or equivalent
  • Four to five years’ trade and technical industry experience
  • Solid writing and editing skills
  • Photography (Site visits/Profiles/Events)
  • Social media skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Effective communication skills
  • Willingness to learn
  • Positive, hands-on attitude
  • Teamwork
  • Meeting deadlines
  • Own reliable transport

If you feel that you meet the criteria of the job specification, please send your CV to

Should you not have a response within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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