There is an opportunity to fill the vacant position of Senior Editor at Naija News.
Oversee the media organization on behalf of the Publisher.
Monitor and represent the organization at various events and conventions relevant to the online news industry.
Design various building programs and enhance editing skills for digital media content and development.
Coordinate with other editors to obtain approved articles for publication.
Collaborate with team members across the organization to develop and implement strategies for site growth.
Must have vast contacts of politicians, stakeholders and agencies heads in other to buttress news and get exclusive content.
Ensure there is an efficient process for news sourcing, vetting and accuracy.
Must be knowledgeable in Web Development and designing.
Prepare work schedule and deadlines for team members.
Monitor all feeds from news bureaus and other agencies for editing and publication.
Must possess integrity of the highest standard and a keen sense of loyalty to the brand.
Understanding of media laws
Ability to take Naija News to the top 20 rankings in Nigeria in a short period.
Must be able to provide solutions to the latest Google Algorithm changes.
A strong team leader, motivator, coach and mentor.
Ability to identify and train talents.
Must be ready to work seven days a week and possess the ability to think on one’s feet.
Familiarity with SEO and Keyword research.
- At least seven years of experience in editing with a recognized news medium, preferably an online news publisher.
- Evidence of work done at past job experiences.
- Bachelors degree in journalism, Mass Communication and other related fields.
- A master’s degree would be an added advantage.
- Certification in google digital courses and SEO/Keyword courses would be an added advantage.
- And other added skillsets.
How do I apply?
To apply for this role, please send a cover letter, resume and samples of your work to [email protected]
All applicants must have access to a computer, internet, and be able to work at the office and remotely.
Only qualified candidates will be shortlisted and invited for an interview.
All applications must be submitted on or before July 30, 2021.