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Net News Global Employment Opportunities

About our Net News Print Group

Cayman Net News, the Cayman Islands’ premier news and information publication, is seeking qualified and enthusiastic people to join our Cayman-based team. Cayman Net News encompasses print and online editions.

In addition to our daily newspaper, we have several standout immensely popular weekly supplements such as: Business Monday, Lifestyles of Cayman Weekender Edition. We also produce seasonal supplements such as Hurricane, Pirates Week, Batabano, Christmas, Valentines, Mothers Day, Fathers Day and others.

About Net News Global Online Group

CaymanNetNews.com was our original news and information website, serving as the precursor to the print edition of Cayman Net News.

Now, the Net News Global Group includes a number of online news outlets that currently serve areas throughout the Caribbean. Our main five online publications are CaymanNetNews.com, CaribbeanNetNews.com, CubaNetNews.com, PuertoRicoNetNews.com and TCINetNews.com.

Net News Global owns 400 global NetNews.com domains worldwide, including 33 Caribbean country domains, some of which are currently under construction, including: JamaicaNetNews.com AntiguaNetNews.com, GrenadaNetNews.com, BarbadosNetNews.com, StLuciaNetNews.com, TrinidadNetNews.com, BahamasNetNews.com, BermudaNetNews.com, and more.

Below are current employment opportunities within the company.

Please submit cover letter and resume with full details of career to date and references to:

The Human Resources Administrator
Cayman Net News Group
PO Box 10707
Grand Cayman KY1 1006
Cayman Islands, BWI.

Email:
Fax: (345) 949-0679

No phone calls please.


SALES AND MARKETING REPRESENTATIVES

Qualification/Responsibilities:

  • Candidates must have at least three years experience in a publishing environment to undertake sales and marketing for a daily newspaper, magazines, websites, special supplements and publications as required.
  • Ability to close deals, write copy and know collateral requirements is essential for this position.

Base salary will be commensurate with experience plus monthly commission.  


STAFF WRITERS

These positions report to the desk editor.

Qualification/Responsibilities:

  • Minimum three years news reporting experience.
  • Clear, precise and accurate writing skills and excellent command of the English language.
  • Good photography skills.
  • Experience dealing with politicians, police and business leaders.
  • Tact and diplomacy as well as tenacity.
  • Good photography skills an asset.

Salary commensurate with experience.  


COURT /LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY REPORTER

This position reports to the desk editor.

Qualification/Responsibilities:

  • Minimum three years news reporting experience in reporting on court proceedings.
  • Clear, precise and accurate writing skills and excellent command of the English language.
  • Experience dealing with politicians, police and business leaders.
  • Tact and diplomacy as well as tenacity.
  • Photography skills an asset.

Salary commensurate with experience.  


IT TECHNICIAN - with experience in MAC & PC

The MAC/PC Technician is primarily responsible for desktop support and network for both MAC/Windows operating systems and software applications. Requirements includes operating system support, desktop applications, strong technical knowledge and the ability to support MAC/Windows on a daily basis.

Qualification/Responsibilities:

  • 3-5 years supporting MAC/Windows environment.
  • The ability to troubleshoot file sharing in a mixed MAC/Windows environment.
  • 1-2 years experience supporting and troubleshooting MAC operating systems
  • Strong knowledge of MAC platforms, software, network/server administration.
  • Extensive experience in system administration, including system maintenance, workstation support, internet connectivity, security services, load monitoring, and back-up procedures.
  • Strong network expansion and maintenance necessary.
  • Experience with desktop/server data backup and recovery.

Requirements:

  • Certification from a reputable institution.
  • Good working knowledge of Macintosh and Windows operating systems.
  • MAC certification an asset.
  • Graphic design and/or copy editing skills an asset.

Salary commensurate with experience.  


GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Qualification/Responsibilities:

  • Minimum 5 years experience in newspaper graphic design for pagination and advertisments.
  • Full knowledge of In Design, Photoshop, Illustrator and Mac OS
  • Experience in newspaper production.
  • Strong experience in the design and production of advertisments, brochures, logos, signage, and annual reports required.
  • Experience in pagination, ad design, and ability to work on special publications and campaigns.
  • Extensive knowledge of pre-press requirements.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines essential.
  • Website design experience an asset.

Salary commensurate with experience.  


WEB DESIGNER / DEVELOPER

  • The Web Designer/Developer will assist with the design and development of our own group and client websites.
  • Candidates must be fluent in English and be ready to follow design concepts as instructed or develop their own as required.
  • All candidates will be required to bring in or send samples of their work available for our Web Team to review.
  • Tasks may be as small as troubleshooting and fixing minor bugs to complete design of new websites and online applications.

Salary commensurate with experience.  


VIDEOGRAPHER

Candidate will be required to use, transport, and lift video camera equipment and tripods (approximately 55 pounds) without assistance from a grip or videographer. In addition, proficiency at shooting and editing videotape under extreme deadline pressure also required. Position requires outstanding interpersonal skills; a team player.

Editorial and Reporter Job Duties:

Shoot, write, edit, and present news stories, commercial and political packages for multiple content distribution platforms, including website. Creatively produce stories and effectively using pictures and natural sound to tell a story, with strong audio / video linkage. Perform live shots for streaming from the newsroom and in the field.

Requirements:

  • One year television news experience as a reporter.
  • College degree in Journalism, Broadcasting or related Mass Communications discipline.
  • Experience as a presenter will be considered an asset.
  • Resume, DVD with work samples and references required to apply.

Salary commensurate with experience  


 

 

 

 

 

 

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