Job Opportunity – Elections Media Monitors

Are you passionate about ensuring fair and accurate media coverage during elections? Media Monitoring Africa(MMA) invites applications for the part-time position of Elections Media Monitors for the upcoming 2024 National General Elections. This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the democratic process in South Africa.


  • Monitor election news stories across various media platforms.
  • Analyse and report on media coverage, ensuring fairness and accuracy.
  • Provide insights into media trends and patterns during the election period.



  • Proficiency in English and at least one additional South African language from the following: Siswati, Afrikaans, Setswana, Sepedi, Xitsonga, IsiZulu, Sesotho, IsiXhosa, Tshivenda, and IsiNdebele.
  • Post Matric qualification; Media and Communications Studies background preferred.
  • Familiarity with South African broadcasting regulations, political landscape, and the elections environment.
  • Available to start work immediately.
Contract: Four Months
Closing Date: 03 March, 2024
Join us in our mission to promote transparency and accountability in media coverage during elections. Apply now to be a part of this crucial endeavour.
To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter to
Media Monitoring Africa is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from individuals of diverse backgrounds.